Goa seal play-off spot with dominating victory over Kerala
FC Goa became the second team to qualify for the Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL) 2018-19 semi-finals with an impressive 3-0 win over Kerala Blasters FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Goa on Monday. The victory also helped the Gaurs leapfrog Bengaluru FC to take up the top spot in the table.
Kerala, on the other hand, stayed ninth in the standings with 14 points from 17 matches.
Ferran Corominas scored his 14th goal of the season on the 22nd minute to give Goa the lead.
Edu Bedia doubled the Gaurs´ lead three minutes later.
Hugo Boumous came off the bench to make it 3-0 on the 78th minute.
CLUB AWARDS Club Award – FC Goa
Swift Limitless Player of the Match – Ferran Corominas
DHL Winning Pass of the Match – Brandon Fernandes
ISL Emerging Player of the Match – Mohamad Rakip
Hero of the Match – Ahmed Jahouh
Full-time: FC Goa 3-0 Kerala Blasters
90: Three minutes will be added on.
85: Yellow card Abdul Hakku
82: Substitution for FC Goa, Jackichand Singh OFF Manvir Singh IN
79: Substitution FC Goa, Ferran Corominas Telechea OFF Zaid Krouch IN
78: Goal! Hugo Boumous scores for FC Goa
73: Substitution for FC Goa, Ahmed Jahouh OFF Hugo Boumous IN
71: Substitution for Kerala Blasters, Cyril Kali OFF Abdul Hakku IN
68: Substitution for Kerala Blasters, Lalruatthara Soraisam OFF Pritam Kumar Singh IN
61: Substitution for Kerala Blasters, Sahal Abdul Samad OFF Prasanth Karuthadathkuni IN