Betalbatim: CAC Cansaulim defeated St Cruz Club of Cavelossim 3-1 to move into the quarter-finals of the Late Joao Francisco and Luiza Pacheco Cup organised by Betalbatim SC, at Betalbatim panchayat ground, on Tuesday.
The Cansaulim side started the match on an attacking mode and had the first shy at the goal as their striker Veegan Ferrao dribbled past Raju Cardozo and Alex Rodrigues made a long range effort but his strike hit the Cavelossim post and went out of play in the 3rd minute.
CAC Cansaulim went on with their attacking rampage and managed to net the goal through Cansio Soares but their joy was short lived as SCC Cavelossim levelled terms through Alex Rodrigues in the 15th minute.
With the goals tallied 1-1, CAC Cansaulim went all guns blazing at Cavelossim with striker Veegan Ferrao netting two more goals in the 25th and 60th minutes respectively making it 3-1 at full-time.
CAC Cansaulim will now meet the winners of Betalbatim SC and Cana Benaulim SA on August 8 in the quarter-finals. [H]