Sangolda Lightning defeated Holiday Sports Club, Arpora by a solitary goal in 7th all-Goa Jose Goveia Football Cup at church ground, Colvale, Thursday. The score was 1-0 at half time.
The lone goal came in the third minute for Sangolda after Llyod Mascarenhas’ clever chip beat the rival goalkeeper Reagan Vaz and found Subodh, who made no mistake to tap in from close range.
In the second half, Arpora raised the tempo with Kalpesh Naik’s quick passing bouts but their forwards failed in front of the goal.
Sangolda tried to double their lead but the Arpora defence stood tall in the dying minutes. [H]