BFA, Goa PRAYS before the match

BFA, Goa PRAYS before the match

Kufa Wishing GOOD LUCK

Kufa Wishing GOOD LUCK

Panjim (Goa): Kolhapur United Football Association (KUFA)’s under 12 football team has registered victory against Brazilian Football Academy (BFA) by 3-0 here today at Don Basco ground Panjim.
Whereas, the match between BFA under 14 boys and KUFA under 14 team was draw.

In association with the Goa Football Association (GFA), KUFA has been playing several friendly football matches in Goa since 25th of May 2009.

In today’s first game i.e. under 12 team, KUFA boys played very systematically. They were having the ball possession most of the time.
In the first half, KUFA’s Hrishikesh Methe missed 3 simple opportunities to score the goal. Interestingly, Kufa’s Sumit Powar scored a surprising goal. He shot the ball from outside the penalty area which directly went into the net. Even Goalkeeper didn’t understand how the goal was scored. In the first half, KUFA was leading by 1-0.
In the second half, Midfielder Omkar Patil scored a fantastic goal.
Hrishikesh Methe again missed very simple 2 opportunities. Finally Prathmesh Herekar given a beautiful pass to Hrishikesh Methe, finally he converted into the goal. Kufa won the game by 3-0.

In the second match i.e. Under 14 team, KUFA succeed in stopping the BFA’s team by 1-1 draw position.

In the first half, BFA’s Sahil Tavora scored the first goal. He has attempted for a goal from outside the penalty area. His shot was too powerful that KUFA’s Goalkeeper failed to catch the same. The ball slipped from his hands and rested in the Goalpost. In the first BFA was leading by 1-0.

After half time, KUFA’s boys played very aggressively. The team strategy was slightly changed. KUFA’s midfielder Shushrut Patil has become the striker and he scored the equalizer. Actully it was Rohit Nalawade’s efforts. He kicked the free kick and on the common ball Shushrut went fastly towards the ball and beat the goal keeper and the goal happned.
Both teams played very beautiful game but failed to score more goals.
From Kufa, Ajinkya Nalawade, Swapnil Karpe missed simple opportunities to score the goal. From KUFA’s every one played with GREAT SPIRIT and PASSION. The match finished with 1-1 draw.

Brasilian Football Academy (BFA), GOA:

Name of the Players : Sahil Tavora, Spiros Grano,Quenstn Dais, Hari Parab, Anthony Fernandez, Shubham Shetgaonkar, Binaton Singh, Premkumar Bike, Mahendra Dhoni, Shawn Fernandes, Saish Kavlekar
Shashank Naik, David Menedzes.

Brasilian Football Academies’ Coaches : Luciano Nascinento (Chief Coach), Deigo (Assit. Coach), Anderson ( Assit. Coach), Raul ( Special Coach for Goalkeeper),

KUFA’s Name list : Prathamesh Herekar, Aman Shaikh, Veerdhawal Jadhav, Sumit Powar, Omkar Patil, Hrishikesh Methe, Akshay Jadhav, Swapnil Karpe, Mahesh Lad, Indrajeet Bhonsale, Rajat Shetty, Navnath Supekar, Shushrut Patil, Ajinkya Nalawade, Rohit Nalawade, Akshay Methe, Ranvir Khalkar, Niranjan Patil, Ranjeet Vichare, Shubham Bhonsale.

Match Referee : Anthony Francis Vaz (Goa)