PANJIM: Sporting Clube de Goa ran riot over Ponda Footballers 15-0 in the Goa Football Association U-14 League match played at Don Bosco Oratory ground, Panjim, on Monday.
Patwin D’Souza and Adrian D’Souza were the highlight of the evening as they scored 2/3 of the goals netting in five goals apiece and also contributed in the other team goals. Sporting Clube de Goa played as a unit which saw them exhibit possession play, counter attacks and tackles whenever needed.
Diwakar Chodhary scored two for the young Flaming Oranje and he was supported by a goal each from Ashwin D’Costa, Webster D’Souza and Makenzee Vaz thus taking their final goal tally to 15-0. They led 8-0 at the break.
In another match at Pilar ground, Compassion FC recorded their third victory in the U-14 Ilhas Zone GFA league match out of five games when they overcame Portais SC.
Compassion FC started right in earnest from where they had finished in the last year against Ponda Footballers and scored in the 6th minute of play with Allen taking the free kick from just five yards from the centre line by a superb shot over the goalkeeper Noorula Shaikh’s hands.
Soon there after in the 9th minute a excellent run on the left flank by Sitroy Carvalho and a well measured cross ended up in the second goal which Suraj connected to the far corner of the Portais goalkeeper Shaikh.
It was pressure all the time after that but no goals came into the Compassion FC and suddenly out of a defensive lapse in the 27th minute Shubham Narvekar scored for Portais. The score read 2-1 at half time in favour of Compassion FC.
In the second half in the 40th minute Portais scored the equaliser through Shrikrishna Chodankar.
Compassion FC once again dominated the proceedings and in the 63 rd minute Sitroy Carvalho scored off a free kick right over the head of Noorula to complete the victory.
With this victory Compassion FC has 9 points from 5 matches and are presently placed behind Dempo SC and Sporting Clube de Goa in that order.