3/28/2018 6:43:55 PM (GMT+3)

Goa knocked out Punjab with a 4-1 win in Santosh Trophy

Goa knocked out Punjab with a 4-1 win in Santosh Trophy

HOWRAH: Goa knocked out Punjab of the 72nd Santosh Trophy with a 4-1 win in their last Group B match here the Sailen Manna Stadium on Wednesday.

Goa scored through Mackroy Peixoto (25), Victorino Fernandes (28), Nestor Dias (59’) and Shubert Perreira (67) while Punjab pulled one back through Gurtej Singh in the second-half added time.

Meanwhile, Karnataka beat Mizoram 1-0 at the Mohun Bagan to book a final four spot.

Rajesh S scored the only goal in the 74th. The result meant Karnataka ended up topping the group, edging Mizoram on their superior head to head record. Mizoram too advanced to the semifinal as the Group B runners-up. 

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