FC Goa struck twice late within the sport to eke out an exciting 3-2 victory over Delhi Dynamos in an Indian Tremendous League encounter right here on Thursday.
Bikramjit Singh’s long-range strike put the guests within the lead as early because the sixth minute. It took virtually 50 minutes and a change of ends for Goa to search out the equalizer by way of Edu Bedia at 54th minute.
Nonetheless, Delhi breached the host defence to go 2-1 up with a Lallianzuala Chhangte objective in 70th minute. Nonetheless Brandon Fernandes and Edu discovered the again of the web within the 82nd and 89th minute respectively to log full factors for Gaurs.
Dynamos drew first blood when Bikramjit obtained Adria Carmona’s cross on the sting of the field and curled in an impressive shot into the highest left nook, leaving custodian Mohammad Nawaz helpless. Ferran Corominas seemed hungry to attain on his return from suspension as he pressured Francisco Dorronsoro to a great low save to his proper on the different finish.
Jackichand Singh crossed the ball into the field from the left and Goa’s main goalscorer skipped previous defenders contained in the field earlier than pulling the set off. Seriton Fernandes’ ball from the again allowed Lenny Rodrigues to dribble into area down the best flank and ship a teasing ball throughout the face of objective that Dorronsoro’s outstretched arms failed to fulfill. Jackichand Singh met the cross on the far submit however directed his effort vast.
FC Goa’s elevated stress on the Delhi defence after the restart that yielded a well-deserved equaliser within the 54th minute. A wonderful build-up noticed Corominas launch Mandar Rao Dessai into open area on the left flank and the Indian winger’s excellent cross into the centre was slotted residence by Edu.
Goa’s midfield took management of the sport after the equaliser and the hosts strung passes collectively within the attacking third to pin the guests on the defensive. Nonetheless, Mihelic’s introduction gave Delhi renewed power within the attacking third. Delhi’s persistence was rewarded with a second objective within the 70th minute. Mihelic’s cross into the field was backheeled into the trail of Lallianzuala Chhangte by Nandhakumar from the byline. The younger winger made no mistake from close-range to place the guests forward.
Mihelic threatened along with his cross once more, this time from the best flank. Chhangte tried a diving header from the centre of the field to information the ball into the web however failed to check Nawaz.
Lobera’s response was to convey on Brandon rather than Jackichand and the substitute pulled the hosts stage within the 82nd minute. The Indian winger picked up Dessai’s cross into the centre and beat Dorronsoro with a strong shot from the sting of the field.
Goa discovered the winner within the 89th minute when Boumous delivered a pleasant free-kick into the centre with Edu heading residence.