After the Chief Guest Mr. Maurice D’cruz Ex-Principal of Sacred heart and St. Anthony’s school Darjeeling inaugurated it, the Royceton Gomes Memorial Football tournament invitation cup 2013, kicked off at 3 pm on the 17th of July 2013 at St. Pauls School ground to an exciting start
Don Bosco’s school Goa played against St Pauls School Belgaum in the first match. The score was lit up in the very first minute when Malcolm Gonsalves of Don Bosco’s scored he scored a brace by netting the ball again in the 47th minute and the final score was 2 nil in favour of Don Bosco’s Goa
The second match of the day started at 4:30 pm between Loyola’s School Goa and Islamiya School Belgaum, Loyola’s won the match by 3 goals with the final scores reading 3 nil. There was some breath-taking football displayed by both team, Sydroy Baptist the captain of Loyola’s team scored a brace in the 26th and 37th minute while Daston Fernandes opened the scoring in the very 2nd minute of the game
The matches were fast paced and exciting throughout and everyone gathered there enjoyed the matches.
Tomorrow, 18th July 2013 St. Britto’s, Mapusa, Goa takes on St. Paul’s Belgaum at 3PM and St. Stanislaus Mumbai will play Islamiya High School Belgaum at 4PM.