FC Goa Edged Past Bengaluru FC on Penalties to Set up a Blockbuster Durand Cup 2021 Final vs Mohammedan Sporting:
FC Goa wins a tight Durand Cup Semifinal match against Bengaluru FC. The game went to penalties and the gaurs won the match at sudden death. The Final Score was 7-6 in penalties. So, let’s discuss.
The semifinal was a blockbuster one. Gaur Captain Edu Bedia is elated after the victory. FC Goa became the first ISL team to reach the final of the Durand Cup. Previously, two Goan sides won the Durand cup. Both Salgaonkar & Churchill Brothers won this competition thrice. So, FC Goa will have the first opportunity to win the prestigious trophy. FC Goa previously secured ISL Trophy, ISL League Shield & Super Cup. It will be a good addition to the club. Although Coach Juan Ferrando rejected the necessity of winning this trophy,
Full-Time Score: FC Goa vs Bengaluru FC :
FC Goa 2-2 Bengaluru FC [7-6]
Dendra Murgaokar8, Redeem Tlang 72 Siva Shakti 1,83)
The Second 2nd Semifinal was almost identical to the first one. As before, Bengaluru FC led through Siva shakti from a mistake of the gaur goalkeeper in the opening minute. Gaurs came back immediately after a short corner from bedia and nemil. The cross of nemil and a near-post header by. Devendra restored parity. The first half ended with a score of 1-1. However, in the second half, FC Goa started dominating the position and BFC boys were ready to counter. Substitute Redeem Tlang came from the bench and secured the lead for the gaurs on the 72nd Minute. However, BFC has other ideas. They hit back through Siva shakti for 8 minutes to be left for 90 minutes. So, The match went on the extra time and thereafter the trie breakers. FC Goa vs Bengaluru FC
However, FC Goa will face the Black Panthers in the final. The Durand Cup 2021 Final between Mohammedan Sporting vs FC Goa is all set to take place on 3rd October Sunday Evening. The home team will have the fans on their side as Mohammedan Sporting will eye the trophy for the third time. So, we are waiting for the mouth-watering final. Who are you supporting in the final? comment below.
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