Benaulim: St Anthony SC Colva defeated Parish Youth Nuvem 1-0 to enter the final of the Cana-Benaulim Panchayat Cup organised by St Sebastian Union Club, Benaulim at Sao Joao Baptist ground, on Tuesday.
In the 4th minute, Nuvem striker Jerose Oliveira took control of the ball from Ronny Fernandes and dribbled past defender Maxon Fernandes and shot from the top of the Colva box but the latter’s shot was denied by the Colva crossbar.
After the break, the Colva players went on an attacking intent with Keith Rodrigues connecting a well measured pass to Baptist Fernandes, who after out foxing Nuvem’s Jerose Oliveira and Myron Borges who took a shot which crushed into the Nuvem nets to open the account in the 50th minute.
St Anthony SC Colva will now meet Varca SC in the final on June 17. [H]