MAPUSA: Club Sao Miguel de Taleigao edged
past Parish Youth Nuvem 5-4 via the tie-breaker to enter the quarter-finals of Hotel Goan Heritage Cup Football at Poriat ground, Calangute, Friday. The teams were locked 1-1 at full time.
TIMELY SAVE: Club Sao Miguel de Taeigao goalkeeper
Edwin Rodrigues saves Nuvem’s Standly Colaco try in the
tie-breaker at Poriat ground, Calangute, Friday.
In the 18th minute, Taleigao went ahead as Thomson Fernandes’ shot from the edge of the box beat the rival goalkeeper Schubert Colaco.
In the second session, Nuvem started well in search of the equalizer and their efforts paid off in the 50th minute as Joe Colaco tapped in from hand-shaking distance off an Alrich Pereira cross.
In the tie-breaker, Taleigao got the better of Nuvem after goalkeeper Edwin blocked Nuvem’s Standly Colaco’s shot.
Anthony Pereira, Cedrick Peixato, Ramesh Raikar, Randell Dias and Vardhan Haldankar scored for Taleigao while Xavier Colaco, Neves Noronha, Alrich Pereira and Sebyton Colaco scored for Nuvem.