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  • 24 November 2012
  • • 17:30
  • • Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium (Fatorda Stadium), Margao, Goa

Live Commentary

  • FULL TIME: Dempo SC 1-0 Air India
  • 90' + 2'
    SubstitutionSouvik Chakraborty Johny Chand Singh
  • 90'
    Goal Jaoquim Abranches
    GOOALLL!!! Abranches gets on the scorecard. The initial cross from the right came in from Ryuji Sueoka, which Romeo Fernandes passed across the goalmouth to the goalscorer to tap in.
  • 90'
    Four minutes added time
  • 89'
    Will there be another opportunity or better a goal?
  • 87'
    Close again!! Peter Carvalho heads Romeo Fernandes' cross wide
  • 86'
    SubstitutionC. Miranda Valeriano Rebello
  • 85'
    Micky Fernandes' powerful right-footer comes off the wall
  • 83'
    Caidao has the ball in his hands as he falls out of his area... Free-kick for Air India at the edge of the box
  • 81'
    Good foot-work by Rohan Ricketts to set up Romeo Fernandes on the right, while the latter's shot was blocked out by Air India goalkeeper Sukhwinder Singh
  • 80'
    Ezeh Henry shoots wide!
  • 79'
    Clifford Miranda's cross straight to the keeper
  • 78'
    Samir Naik and Romeo Fernandes try to build up a move on the right...the latter not able to find a blue shirt to meet his cross
  • 77'
    Still no goals!!!!
  • 75'
    Vijith Shetty takes a long shot.. wide
  • 72'
    SubstitutionElijah Obagbemiro Junior Soccor Velho
  • 71'
    What a run by Micky Fernandes right from the defensie quarter of his own half before testing Dempo keeper Tyson Caidao at his nearpost, who took two attempts before firmly claiming the ball
  • 68'
    It should be surprising that the score is still 0-0, here in Goa!
  • 66'
    SubstitutionAnthony Pereira Romeo Fernandes
  • 65'
    SUEOKA...misses another one...The Japanese tried to find the near post off Debabrata's delivery in the box... but wide!
  • 62'
    SubstitutionGodwin Franco Rohan Ricketts
  • 62'
    A couple of changes on the card...will the fresh pair of legs change anything on the pitch?
  • 60'
    SubstitutionPradeep Mohanraj Ong Teshering Lepcha
  • 59'
    Week anticipation by Ezeh Henry as he tries to flick the ball over the Dempo keeper... too far wide
  • 57'
    To say the least, the two teams are still depending on long balls
  • 56'
    it looks like the match has come alive in the second half?
  • 54'
    Junior heads Souvik Chakraborty's cross straight to Dempo keeper Caidao
  • 51'
    Yellow Card Jaoquim Abranches
  • 51'
    Abranches gets booked for diving as the Dempo striker claimed to be brought down in the box
  • 50'
    Dempo could have already been 2-0 up by now in the second half
  • 48'
    Another close casll by Abranches....the Dempo striker misses two chances in two minutes as he headed wide a Samir Naik cross
  • 47'
    How did that stay out!!! Ryuji Sueoka tried to tap in Clifford Miranda's cross in front of the Air India goalmouth that was kept out by Sukhwinder Singh. Abranches followed the ball on the left but his shot came off the far post before the ball rolled back into the arms of the Air India keeper on the near post
  • 46'
    second half uderway
  • HALF-TIME: Dempo SC 0-0 Air India
  • 45'
    One minute added time
  • 43'
    Fouls and free-kicks flying around across the pitch but no goals yet
  • 40'
    Doesn't look as if there's gonna be a goal in the first half
  • 38'
    Micky Fernandeessss!!! The Air India captain's free-kick hits the top of the crossbar and falls back in play before Dempo keeper Tyson Caidao made the catch
  • 37'
    Yellow Card Peter Carvalho
  • 35'
    On the other side this time... Abranches shoots wide for Dempo
  • 33'
    Micky Fernandes shoots wide now
  • 32'
    M. Pradeep the last guy to shoot wide
  • 31'
    The two teams are not quite able to break through each others defences lately as they take to the aerial route, shooting long-rangers - none on target
  • 30'
    Half hour mark... 0-0
  • 28'
    Junior takes a long shot...wide!
  • 27'
    Yellow Card Elijah Obagbemiro Junior
  • 26'
    Half chance in the Air India box as Sueoka tried to rise for a header despite Air India keeper going for the ball
  • 24'
    Junior has been adjudged off-side a couple of time now...
  • 23'
    It's really going to be difficult to say which team will score first...
  • 21'
    Clifford Miranda!!! The Dempo captain was well on his way on the right side of the opponent's box before letting go of a rather week shot which did not trouble Air India goalkeeper Sukhwinder Singh
  • 18'
    No danger from the free-kick
  • 17'
    Yellow Card Pradeep Mohanraj
  • 17'
    Sueoka making a solo run on the left, passing by at least five or six rival players before being tripped outside the box
  • 15'
    A poor cross by Anthony Pereira on the right...
  • 14'
    Air India players are targetting the midfield of Dempo very strongly here as they look to gain the upper hand in the match...
  • 12'
    Oops! The Dempo keeper saved an initial attempt by Junior but let the ball lose a bit too soon as Ezeh Henry followed up the attack, but the Air India striker's touch was too strong as the ball rolled out for a goal-kick
  • 10'
    There's an equal amount of threat on either side of the pitch so room for complacency
  • 8'
    Action at the other end... Ryuji Sueoka heads wide off Joaquim Abranches cross...
  • 6'
    M. Pradeep!! The Air India player gets close to finding the Dempo goal off a cheeky surprise set-up
  • 4'
    Air India look as if they will give Dempo a run for their money in this match, or at least so we should expect...
  • 3'
    Both teams look seriously interested to get things started early on....
  • 1'
    Air India get us underway at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa...
  • Hi, I'm Anselm Noronha - your host for today's match.
  • Dempo SC: Debabrata Roy, Cresson Antao, Peter Carvalho, Godwin Franco, Anthony Pereira, Clifford Miranda (c), Samir Naik, Joaquim Abranches, Ryuji Sueoka, Tyson Caidao (gk)

    Subs - Rohan Ricketts, Valeriano Rebello, Romeo Fernandes, Aniston Fernandes, Rowilson Rodrigues, Cliffton Gonsalves, Laxmikant Kattimani (gk)

    Air India: Gagandeep Singh, Baldeep Singh, Souvik Chakraborty, Junior Obagbemiro, Nna Ezeh Henry, Micky Fernandes (c), Vijith Shetty, Rahul Bheke, M. Pradeep, Prem Kumar, Sukhwinder Singh (gk)

    Subs - Ramandeep Singh, Soccor Velho, Ong Lepcha, Jonychand Singh, Hringsolal Thomte, Bhushan Thube, Jagroop Singh (gk)