- Parish Youth Nuvem edge past Ambelim SC, enter last eight
Parish Youth Nuvem edge past Ambelim SC, enter last eight
VARCA: Parish Youth Nuvem beat Ambelim Sports Club 4-3 via the tie-breaker to move into the quarter-finals of the Roosevelt Alemao Memorial inter-village football tournament, organised by Churchill Brothers FC and played at Varca SC ground on Thursday.
Ambelim Sports Club had the first chance in the 5th minute when striker Niall Cardozo took control of the ball from Lesllie Fernandes and dribbled past rival defenders Cedar Colaco and Richard Colaco and shot from the top of the Nuvem box but their keeper Shawn Rodrigues was equal to the task.
At the other end, Nuvem striker Sanford Colaco’s shot hit the rival post and went out of play. Minutes later, Niall Cardozo almost scored but was denied by the rival crossbar.
As the match progressed Ambelim’s Niall Cardozo almost netted but a timely clearance by Schubert Colaco denied Ambelim the goal. There was no score at the end of the regulation time.
In the resultant tie-breaker, Richard Colaco, Cedar Colaco, Flaston Quadros and Stephen Colaco scored for PY Nuvem, while Perryson Fernandes, Leslie Fernandes and Samson Fernandes netted for Ambelim Sports Club.