Dr Celso Fernandes of Nave Marg Financial Consultants kicked of the 2nd Chowgule Sports Centre U-10 Futsal League which is powered by Nave Marg and organised by Youth Futsal Academy in partnership with Chowgule Sports Centre.
In the Inaugural Match of the league St Jude’s HS Betalbatim hammered Child Care School Margao 10-0. Slane Ferrao scored a triple hatrick and Britto Severes got one for the winners.
Hosts YFA Warriors almost squandered a three goal lead but managed to hold on to see out a 3-2 victory against a strong Marina English School Verna. YFA opened their account through Irwin Faleiro’s left foot drive and added two more with Samuel Dsouza’s Solo run and a cool and composed finish by Yohann Sousa. Addison Fernandes and Rizbeen D’costa scored two quick goals to give the game a nail biting end. YFA Captain Vardaan was the unsung hero of the match as he held the fort beautifully. The Verna schools keeper Veagan Colado was the Man of the match.
Last years finalist Perpetual Succour Convent Navelim eased past The Kings School by 5-1. Taufique Gundar and Emmanuel Gama scored a brace each and Sherlock Dias scored the other. Pranay Rivankar scored the goal for The Kings School. Man of the match was Emmanuel Gama.
Defending Champions Loyola HS Margao scored a labored 4-1 win over Regina Marytrum Assolna. Man of the match Kiam Pinto scored a hatrick and Mitson Barbosa scored one. Chrysler Simoes scored the lone goal for Regina.
Debutants Bloomz International scored a fluent 6-0 victory against fellow first timers Infant Jesus HS Colva. Man of the Match Arnav Mohite scored four, Velroy Estibeiro and Samuel Dias added one each.
Sam Pereira scored Hattrick as Rosary HS Navelim got the better of Manovikas EMS in the final match of Day 1.