FC Goa sign Jesuraj for 3 yrs; loaned to Mohun Bagan
PANAJI: Winger Alexander Romario Jesuraj has joined FC Goa on a three-year-deal, which will keep him at the club until the summer of 2022, the club said in a statement. As of now, the Tamil Nadu winger will be loaned out to Mohun Bagan for the upcoming season. The 22-year-old made 34 appearances for I-League side Chennai City FC across the previous two seasons, ending 2018-19 with a winner’s medal. He is widely considered as an exciting player, scoring four goals for CCFC, earning the sobriquet of ‘Namma Neymar Romario’ (Our Neymar Romario).
SSC Loutolim triumphs tie-breaker to enter semi-finals
PONDA: SSC Loutolim came from behind to defeat Don Bosco Oratory Fatorda by 5-4 in the tie-breaker to enter the semi-finals of 31st St Anne’s Festival Inter-Village Soccer 2019 organised by Ponda Footballers and SAG played at Animal Husdandry ground Curti Ponda on Wednesday. The match ended 1-1 in regulation time. Fatorda went into lead through Francis Andrade while Loutolim equalised through Brison Fernandes. In the tie-breaker Brison, Shelford, Hiljoy and Shawn scored for Loutolim while Roque, Sarinco and Ashley scored for Fatorda.
Selections for Glenmark Sr Aquatic Championship from Aug 3
PANAJI: Selection trials for the 73rd Glenmark Senior Aquatic Championship 2019 will be held on Aug 3 and 4 at Mapusa Swimming Pool. The championship is slatted to be held from Aug 31 to Sept 4. Those interested should report to the pool at 8.00 am. For further details contact Sayed Abdul Majid on 9225902101/9972303984.