Penha Franca down Vagator
Penha de Franca Sports Club got the better of Vagator Parish Youth Sports Club 4-2 in a GFA Second Division football league match at Sangolda ground.
In a GFA U-18 match at Quitula ground, Dunes Sports Club registered a 2-0 win over Bastora United. Sohil Khajwa and Craig Mascarenhas scored for Dunes.
With this win, Dunes have qualified for the play-off.
In a GFA under-16 match at St Cruz ground, SAI, Ponda edged past Jawahar Club of Ponda 3-2. The score was 1-1 at half time.
SAI started on the front foot maintaining good ball possession and took the lead in the 24th minute through Vikram Yadhav’s shot which beat the rival goalkeeper.
Jawahar started the match at a slow pace but soon got their momentum going as Jonathan Fernandes equalized in the 36th minute.
After the restart, SAI’s Yanursav Tinjer made it 2-1 with his adroit placement in the 42nd minute.
Jawahar struck back in the 50th minute with Aship Sheikh’s goal to level the score.
In the dying minutes, the match took an interesting turn after Yanursav scored his second to give SAI the vital three points. [H]