Mumbai City FC defeated FC Goa 2-1 in today´s Indian Super League match at the Mumbai Football Arena. Although the first half of the match ended in a goalless draw, It was the home side Mumbai City FC who were able to break the deadlock in the 59th minute through Everton Santos. Taking advantage of a defensive error from the Goan Side, Santos fired it to the back of the net.
Visitors FC Goa were desperate for an equalizer which they finally got in the 83rd minute through Arana Rodriguez. Coro fed a brilliant cross from the right towards Rodriguez who made it home for the visitors.
It was Thiago Santos who sealed the deal for Mumbai City FC in the 88th minute. Santos drove down from the right cutting past his marker before firing a low shot through the visiting custodian´s legs and into the net Giving his team Mumbai City FC the first win of the season.
Full-time: Mumbai City 2-1 FC Goa
90: Four minutes added on
90: Yellow Card Gerson Fraga Vieira
88: GOAL!! Thiago Nascimento dos Santos scores for Mumbai City FC
83: GOAL!! Manuel Jesus Arana Rodriguez scores for FC Goa
82: Substitution for Mumbai City Achille Emaná Edzimbi OFF Thiago Nascimento dos Santos IN
79: Substitution for FC Goa Narayan Das OFF Liston Colaco IN
71: Substitution for Mumbai City Zakeer Mundampara OFF Mehrajuddin Wadoo IN
61: Yellow card Konsham Chinglensana Singh
59: GOAL!! Everton Santos scores for Mumbai City FC
46: Substitution for Mumbai City Raju Eknanth Gaikwad OFF Zakeer Mundampara IN
46: Second half kicked off
Half-time: Mumbai City 0-0 FC Goa
45: Three minutes of added time
35: Yellow card Márcio Nascimento Rosário
27: Yellow card Sehnaj Singh
1: First half kick off..
FC Goa line-up: Laxmikant Kattimani (GK/C), Narayan Das, Ahmed Jahouh, Chinglensana Singh, Ferran Corominas, Manuel Arana, Manuel Lanzarote, Mandar Rao Dessai, Seriton Fernandes, Edu Bedia, Mohamed Ali.