MARGAO: Salgaocar Football Club continued their impressive run in the Goa Football Association U-14 League following their commanding 4-0 win over Verna Cultural & Sports Association at Cansaulim ground, on Tuesday.
The young Greens didn’t take long to open the scoring as they scored their first in the 12th minute when Michael Dias played Kenneth Pereira in the rival half and the latter slotted home past the rival keeper to take the lead.
Salgaocar FC doubled the tally in the 26th minute through Flann Crasto, who capitalised on a Rui Noronha corner-kick which rebounded off a Verna defender and fell into his path and his scored from touching distance.
The third goal came within three minutes when Ashony Gomes played a perfect cross in the box, which was brilliantly met by Yash Pawar to make it 3-0 as the Vasco-based team enjoyed a three-goal cushion at the break.
Crossing over, Salgaocar FC kept more of the possession and rolled the ball across the pitch. They finally scored the fourth goal in the dying minutes of the game when Ashony Gomes connected to Mazaltove Rodrigues cross to make it 4-0.
Meanwhile, Cortalim Gymkhana ran riot over Baina Sports Club with a 14-1 win at Velsao ground.
Cortalim opened the flood game in the fourth minute through Wesley D’Sa who went on to add five more goals to his name thus netting a double hat-trick. Velroy Dias also excelled for Cortalim Gymkhana as he scored a fine hat-trick. Ashon Vaz scored a brace while Pritan Basak, Menson Vaz and Benaiah D’Cruz were the other goal scorers. Sanket Palyekar reduced the margin for Baina SC.