MAPUSA: 20/08/2017 …. The GFDC Residential Academy boys beat the Goa U-15 Sub Junior team, 2-1 in a friendly match played at Duler Stadium, Mapusa recently.
The Goa team which is selected by GFA and will be shortly participating in the Sub Junior National Football Championship 2017-18 (West Zone) houses six boys from the GFDC Academy.
The GFDC Academy lads began the play on an impressive note as they dictated pace from the middle and soon broke the deadlock through Meavan Dias, 1-0. In the 20th minute Rohan equalized for Goa. The GFDC Academy boys moved the ball from end to end and displayed great composure keeping possession of the ball for long spells. In the 25th minute Vellington Fernandes took the lead for GFDC Academy, 2-1.
The second half became frantic as the teams provided end to end action but it was the GFDC Academy boys who has the last laugh.