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Federation Cup

  • 17 January 2014
  • • 16:00
  • • Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium, Kochi, Kerala

Live Commentary

  • Full-time: United SC 1-0 Pune FC: Dsappointing result for Mike Snoei's side but congratulations to Eelco Schattorie for the win.
  • 90' + 3'
    Riga is on the sidelines receiving treatment following a tackle by Azim.
  • 90' + 2'
    Pune need to win the ball back and launch an attack of their own.
  • 90' + 1'
    Bhowmick does well to find Brown and keep the ball.
  • 89'
    WELL WELL WELL! Amrinder Singh is off his line as he loses the battle with Baldeep Singh whose shot from outside the box is way wide.
  • 87'
    Sheikh Azim has been an absolute rock this evening not allowing Riga any chance whatsoever.
  • 86'
    Pune must ensure the ball doesn't get to Lal Kamal who finds Eric Brown. The ball is sent to Rafique but the winger's cross foes out of play.
  • 84'
    SubstitutionOthallo Tabia Nawab Zeeshan
  • 84'
    D'Souza and Angus combine with the former's cross in the box being cleared.
  • 82'
    TOP SAVE! Jayanta Paul pushes the shot from Haokip for a corner after Douhou does well to release him on the right.
  • 80'
    Anthony D'Souza's cross is cleared by the United SC defense. No luck for Pune so far.
  • 79'
    Calum Angus is playing in the middle of the park in the role of a playmaker.
  • 77'
    WASTED! Riga should have done better there. Anthony's cross saw Riga's first time attempt being blocked by Deepak Mandal. The ball once again falls for him and his tame shot is easily collected by the goalkeeper.
  • 75'
    SAVED! Amrinder Singh just about keeps Pune in the game as he denies Brown's left footed attempt.
  • 74'
    SubstitutionArata Izumi Thongkhosiem Haokip
  • 74'
    Arata has been substituted with striker Haokip being brought in. Can the youngster score the equaliser?
  • 73'
    Mike Snoei's Pune FC lack bite upfront. Riga hasn't been on the scoresheet this season, except once.
  • 71'
    SubstitutionAnupam Sarkar Snehasish Chakraborty
  • 71'
    Goal Baldeep Singh
    GOAL! Baldeep Singh slots home with a left footed finish from an Eric Brown cross. Pune FC were left speechless.
  • 70'
    Will we have a goal this evening? This looks to be a tedious affair.
  • 68'
    Rafique was released on the right but Angus clears the danger for a throw-in.
  • 66'
    SubstitutionRajinder Kumar Mohammed Rafique
  • 66'
    ONCE AGAIN! What was Arata thinking? Riga found Arata and the latter played a square pass instead of shooting with no Pune FC player lurking in he box. Deepak's touch saw Paul collect it safely.
  • 65'
    Pune FC are playing on the counterattack. Meanwhile Rajinder find Souvik who sends it back to Deepak. The skipper's pass is poor as he gives it Angus of Pune
  • 63'
    Angus's free-kick goes straight into the hands of Jayanta Paul.
  • 62'
    Free-kick to Pune as Bhowmick handles the ball in the middle of the park.
  • 60'
    THAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN BURRIED! Angus' corner-kick is headed over by Riga despite being unmarked inside the box.
  • 59'
    Anthony D'Souza's cross for Riga is cleared by Azim for a corner-kick.
  • 57'
    From the corner-kick, Amrinder clears the danger and the ball goes as far as Bhowmick whose shot goes over.
  • 56'
    Baldeep wins a corner for United SC.
  • 53'
    SubstitutionRanti Martins Baldeep Singh
  • 53'
    Ranti is taken off for Baldeep Singh. The Nigerian wasn't hundred percent fit.
  • 52'
    Pune FC have made one change with Gabriel Fernandes coming on for James Meyer.
  • 50'
    CLOSE! Angus's free-kick saw Dhanachandra win the header but the ball falls just in front of Riga but Jayanta Paul is at hand to collect.
  • 49'
    Angus and Ranjinder go for a 50:50 ball and a free-kick is awarded to Pune
  • 48'
    Ranti is holding his back and walking uncomfortably on the field.
  • 47'
    Wild Shot! Lal Kamal Bhowmick as the ball sailed over the bar.
  • 46'
    SubstitutionJames Meyer Gabriel Fernandes
  • 46'
    Pune FC kick-off the proceedings in the second half.
  • Join us in the next ten minutes for the second half action. At Half-time, the game is goal-less.
  • 45' + 2'
    Angus' free-kick is cleared by Bhowmick and the referee blows his half-time whistle.
  • 45' + 2'
    Free-kick to Pune FC. Meyer is fouled by Shouvik and the Australian is off the field for treatment.
  • 45' + 1'
    Anthony D'Souza twists and turns and his cross into the box is cleared away.
  • 44'
    Angus finds Meyer in an onside position but the Australian loses the ball to Dhanachandra.
  • 43'
    Douhou releases Anthony on the line whose cross is cleared by Azim - much to the relief of United SC
  • 43'
    Rajinder Kumar's free-kick is collected by Amrinder Singh.
  • 42'
    Shouvik sets up Bhowmick whose shot is blocked. Mumtaz fouls Shouvik and free-kick for United SC.
  • 41'
    Arata's cross goes begging from the left as none of the Pune FC shirts in the box to slot it home.
  • 39'
    Angus hopes to find Tabia but the ball goes out for a throw-in. Pune FC's passing has been poor.
  • 37'
    Ranti gives away the ball to Douuhou who finds Riga and the linesman raises his flag for offside.
  • 36'
    Yellow Card Eric Brown
  • 36'
    Brown is booked for a stamp on Arata's ribs.
  • 33'
    Brown's free-kick is collected by Amrinder Singh...Poor effort
  • 31'
    Ranti asking for a penalty as Dhanachandra was being pushed inside the box from a Rajinder cross.
  • 30'
    ANAS!  Bhowmick finds Ranti on the right whose cross down the centre misses everyone and cleared by Anas for a corner.
  • 29'
    Yellow Card Lalkamal Bhowmick
  • 29'
    Yellow card for Bhowmick as he brings down Douhou. Angus' free-kick is cleared.
  • 27'
    Angus' free-kick misses everyone and Gurjinder's cross is headed by Arata but harmlessly collected by the opposition custodian.
  • 25'
    Must be said that United SC's style has changed. They are resorting to counterattacks instead of possession-based football.
  • 24'
    Ranti is in an offside position as he brilliantly controls Eric's chip. His shot was blocked any ways.
  • 23'
    There has been just one clear cut chance so far which fell for Pune FC.
  • 20'
    Angus' free-kick is on target which produced a good save by Jayanta Paul.
  • 20'
    Riga looks to power his way to United SC defense and is fouled by Bhowmick.
  • 19'
    Corner number two: Rajinder's delivery is cleared by Douhou.
  • 19'
    Eric does well with a few step overs and his eventual cross is cleared for a corner.
  • 17'
    Foul on Riga by Azim near the half-line. Angus finds Gurjinder and his right footed shot went way wide.
  • 15'
    Ranti finds Eric and the Liberian's pass to Lal Kamal Bhowmick is intercepted.
  • 14'
    Pune look to have settled in the game better than their opponents.
  • 12'
    Angus sends in a long ball hoping to find Meyer but Dhanachandra clears it for a corner.
  • 10'
    WHAT A MISS! Arata Izumi releases Anthony D'Souza who squares it for Meyer and Dhanachandra Singh's last ditch tackle clears it for a corner.
  • 9'
    The two teams are closing down space and neither side has been able to stamp their authority as yet.
  • 8'
    Calum Angus sends in a long ball to find Anthony D'Souza but it is easily cleared.
  • 5'
    Lal Kamal Bhowmick sends in a long ball for Eric Brown but Tabia does well to guard the ball for a goal-kick.
  • 3'
    Othallo Tabia sends in a cross with Arata Izumi lurking around. Jayanta Paul does well to collect it.
  • 3'
    James Meyer sends in a cross from the right which is cleared easily by Deepak Mandal.
  • 1'
    And here we go!
  • While United SC have also made one change with Vineeth being replaced by Rajinder.
  • Pune FC have made one change with Mumtaz coming in for Zeeshan Rehman.
  • UnitedSC XI v PuneFC: Jayanta, Deepak, Sarkar, Azim, Dhanachandra, Lalkamal, Souvik, Rajinder, Asif, Ranti, Brown
  • Pune FC XI: Amrinder, Tabia, Angus, Gurjinder, Riga, Izumi, Meyer, Pierre, Edathodika, Anthony, Mumtaz
  • Kerala FA have informed that the game has been delayed by 35 minutes due to unforeseen circumstances. Join us in about 30 minutes time
  • United SC had suffered a 1-2 defeat to Churchill Brothers in their opening game while Pune FC were held to a draw 1-1 against Eagles FC after the Red Lizards had taken the lead
  • Welcome to Goal's Live match centre as United Sports Club vs Pune FC take in a Group A encounter of the Federation Cup at the Jawaharhlal Nehru Stadium, Kochi.