A Ryan Giggs-led Mumbai 5's became the first side to qualify🎉 for the knockout stages of the Premier Futsal⚽ after they overcame Chennai in a thrilling game at Goa😍. Earlier, a Ronaldinho-less Goa had to fight hard to get a draw against Kolkata.
🔰 Kolkata 5's 2⃣-2⃣ Goa 5's
Goa, devoid of the ability of Ronaldinho;star:, started the game on the backfoot😟 and ended up conceding 2 goals before the end of the first quarter through Pula and Carioca. Driven on by a vociferous crowd🚀, Goa started to grow into the game with Vampeta looking extremely dangerous😯. It was Vampeta himself who scored 2⃣ goals that got Goa level. But after a thrilling 3⃣rd quarter, the final one fizzled out😳 and the game finished level.
🔰 Mumbai 5's 4⃣-3⃣ Chennai 5's
Chennai were dealt a blow💥 after their star player Falcao failed to pass a late fitness test🤒. They went a goal down early on when Fogila chipped the GK before 2 quick goals👏 from Sean Garnier and Romulo put them in front. But a neat little interplay between Angelott, Ramirez and Fogila resulted in the equaliser for Mumbai👌. But Chennai went ahead again through Romulo's deflected shot before Ryan Giggs⚡ grabbed his first goal of the tournament to level the scores;clap: Fogila would then score a late winner by neatly finishing off a one-on-one👍 to take his tournament tally to 4⃣ goals.