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Victorino inspires Sporting Clube to a big win over Corps

Panjim: Sporting Club de Goa continued their impressive run in the league as they thrashed Corps of Signals 6-0 in the Goa Professional League organised by Goa Football Association (GFA) played at Duler Stadium, here on Sunday.The Flaming Oranje dominated the entire game from the word go as Corps of Signals completely fumbled despite coming into this game off a win against SCC Cavelossim.Sporting Clube took just five minutes to get their scoring boots on as Dhilip Odegwu eased past the defence of the Corps and neatly finished his strike into the nets. But before the Corps side could recover from the early goal, Sodin Ibrahim made it 2-0 for the Sporting side.Dhilip added another quick goal in the 11th minute while later their star striker Victorino Fernandes stepped up and made it 4-0 in the 16th minute. The Corps side were in complete disarray as the Oranje went full out in search of more.Victorino completed his brace in the 24th minute as they Corps team saw themselves five goals behind in the first 25 minutes itself as the Sporting side went into the break with what looked like an easy first session for them.On changing over, Corps failed to regroup up as Victorino completed his hat-trick in the 53rd minute with a fine finish into the nets. From then the Corps side began to clear all the attempts created by the opposition as the Sporting side were looking to further inflate their lead. But a fine first half performance from the table toppers was enough to take away the game from the army men. [H]

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