Wilred Leisure pip Rossman Cruz
Wilred Leisure got better of a fighting Rossman Cruz Verna 2-1 to move into the quarter-finals of the 7th London Football trophy, organised by Goa-Velha SC and played at Goa-Velha grounds.
Wilred had 3 goals disallowed but still managed to ward off the challenge of Rossman Cruz.
Thomas Pereira put Rossman Cruz ahead when his left footed volley from the top of the Curtorim box crashed into the roof of the net giving no chance to goal keeper Custodio.
At half time the score line read 1-0 in favour of Rossman Cruz.
On resumption Wilred Leisure led by Bruno made their intentions clear with an all-out attack. Wilred’s Sertorio was brought down by Verna defender Clato Fernandes. The resultant free kick taken by Peter kissed the horizontal and went out of play. Wilred Leisure finally secured the precious equaliser through Bruno penalty as Milagres was brought down in the Verna penalty box by Manuel Moniz. [NT]