East Bengal pips FC Goa

Posted on 16/04/18 by East Bengal


East Bengal overcame a challenge from another ISL Club FC Goa and pipped them by a solitary goal to march into the final of Hero Super Cup at Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar today. Thus they became the only Kolkata team to beat  two ISL teams Mumbai City FC and FC Goa in quick succession.


In a match completely dominated by East Bengal, Dudu Omagbemi scored the match winner in the 78th minute when he sneaked in between Laxmikant Kattimani and Mohammed Ali and tapped in a perfect assist from Katsumi Yusa.


East Bengal missed a number of scoring chances. For the Red & Golds Cavin Lobo, Katsumi Yusa and Eduardo Ferreira distinguished themselves. Cavin Lobo, Gurwinder Singh, Samad Ali Mallick (East Bengal) and Seriton Fernandes (FC Goa) were booked while Edu Bedia (FC Goa) was Red Carded.


EAST BENGAL: Ubaid CK, Samad Ali Mallick, Eduardo Ferreira, Lalramchullova, Cavin Lobo, Mahmoud Al Amna (Joby Justin-92'), Katsumi Yusa, Khalid Aucho, Dudu Omagbemi (Ansumana Kromah- 83'), Laldanmawia Ralte (Gabriel Fernandes-75')


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