Three goals within six minutes following the hour-mark livened up the fixture…
FC Goa conquer ATK 2-1 and displaced them against the cover of the table from the Indian Super League (ISL) battle on Saturday in the Fatorda Stadium.
The major news in the residence camp was that Ferran Corominas, who missed three games because of injury, was back in action. Mourtada Fall was back in action after serving a suspension.
Unsurprisingly, Goa appreciated more of the ball from the word go. The ownership statistic read 65 percent in their favor in half-time. On the other hand, the Gaurs were not able to handle one shot on goal in this period of time, whereas ATK handled one.
A fantastic part of the first half has been played Goa’s right flank, together with Jackichand Singh playing a important role in carrying out the ball delivering dangerous crosses into the box. However, no participant in a Goan shirt was able to get into the proper positions, making the crosses moot.
Hugo Boumous was in the conclusion of two of Goa’s best chances in the first half. He wasn’t able to keep down his shot after being discovered chased by Brandon Fernandes in the corner. Minutes later, he had been in the conclusion of a fantastic cross from Jackichand after a dazzling run on the wing. However, the midfielder was not able to acquire the ideal link.
Goa eventually broke the deadlock from a set-piece. At the 60th moment, a signature pattern saw Brandon provide a brilliant ball by a free-kick and dip mind it home after outmuscling Agustin Iniguez.
The lead lasted for only four minutes since ATK restored parity by a fast break. Sehnaj Singh played with Roy Krishna in throughout the middle. Fall slipped in with a handle to take the ball away in the striker however Nawaz was not able could only parry the loose ball with the onrushing Jobby Justin. The substitute scored from close range to make it 1-1.
two minutes after, Corominas scored his team’s moment by beating Arindam Bhattacharya in his near-post. Boumous played with the Spaniard in using a smart pass by the right and the marksman converted using a first-time work.
Goa were nearer to incorporating a third than ATK were to equalising, together with Manvir Singh coming from the bench to trouble the traffic. The rating read 2-1 at Goa’s favour once the referee blew for fulltime.