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FC Bardez Goa travel to Vasco in the GPL


The Panthers look to return to winning ways with three games left in the season...

FC Bardez Goa travel down south to face Vasco Sports Club in their Goa Professional League match which will be played at Nagoa Football Ground, Verna on Wednesday.

Vasco SC come into the match with a win against CSM Taleigao and are currently on the 9th spot in the table having played 17 matches with just 13 points. They will be looking to get something out of this game as they look to climb the ladder and overtake Churchill Brothers who are tied on points with them.

On the other hand FC Bardez come into the match with a draw against Santa Cruz Club of Cavelossim in their last outing and they will be looking to get back to winning ways with just three games left in the season. The Panthers remain in the 5th position having playing 17 matches with 24 points.

FC Bardez Team News

FCBG coach Armando Colaco will have to play without his Nigerian striker Koko Sakibo as he is suspended having got two yellow cards in the previous two matches. Mirshad K, Lenstan Afonso and Cavin Soares will be out due to injuries.

FCBG Possible Starting XI

Bilal Khan, Rowilson Rodrigues, Mathew Gonsalves, Jessel Carneiro, Michal Silva, Richard Costa,  Peter Carvalho, Alesh Sawant, kritikesh Gadekar, Latesh Mandrekar, Girish Naik.

FC Bardez left winger Alesh Sawant said, "We are playing well, but the finishing is a major problem. We have beaten Vasco before and hope we can do the same.

FC Bardez Assistant Coach Climax Lawrence said, "We have lost a lot of games. We are lacking goals. the boys play well but at the end goals are needed. Let’s see what happens tomorrow.

Report and Photo Courtesy: FC Bardez Media

Published: Tue Dec 20, 2016 11:09 PM IST


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