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Salgaocar too good for AA de Majorda

CANSAULIM: Salgaocar Football Club humbled AA de Majorda 7-0 in the GFA U-14 League match played at Cansaulim ground, on Tuesday.

Salgaocar FC’s Hayden Fernandes scored the first goal in the 5th minute with a 30-yard strike after he won the ball in the rival half.

The winners dominated the play and maintained maximum possession.

Salgaocar FC doubled the lead in the 12th minute through Joean Simoes after he was fed by Yash Pawar. At the half hour mark, the provider turned goal scorer as Yash guided in a Flann Crasto cross from the right flank to give his team a well-deserved three-goal cushion at the break.

In the second half, Salgaocar once again dictated terms and scored their fourth goal in the 58th minute when Rui Noronha was quickest to react to Michael Dias rebound shot which was pushed towards him by the rival keeper.

Rui Noronha then turned provider as his curling shot from the left flank was slammed in by Gaurav Bhandari for team’s fifth goal in the 67th minute.

Within two minutes, Salgaocar FC scored their sixth through Joean Simoes as he guided in Michael Dias’ cross. Salgaocar stuck to the plans of aerial deliveries till the end and scored their seventh goal in the 70th minute when Ashwell Gonsavles on receiving a pass from Rui Noronha slammed it from close range that gave no chance to the rival keeper.

At Pilar ground: Portais Sporting and Fr Agnel Youth Club, Pilar played out a goalless draw in the North Zone

match.

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