Goa 5s 3⃣-0⃣Bengaluru 5s
Goa qualified to the semi-finals of Premier Futsal with a thumping👊 win over Bengaluru in their final group game. Cafu⭐, who replaced fellow Brazilian🇧🇷 Ronaldinho, was instrumental in the victory👏. Goa took the lead in the 1⃣st quarter when Michael Silva⚽ nutmegged the keeper after Cafu's attempt was deflected into his path. After an eventless 2nd quarter, Rafael's thunderbolt⚽ from range doubled Goa's lead at the start of the penultimate quarter. Bengaluru struggled😫 to cope with the pace and guile💫 of their opponents and their frustration led to a penalty towards the end of the game that converted by Vampeta⚽.
Chennai 5s 3⃣ - 3⃣ Kochi 5s
Kochi kept their nerve in a nailbiter🙌 of a game against Chennai to qualify for the semi-finals. Camilo⚽ gave Chennai the lead right at the start of the 2⃣nd quarter. Nandha🇮🇳 sneaked past the defender to tap in a goal⚽ in the 18' minute. The game came to life in the 4⃣th quarter when Kochi hit back with 2 goals⚽ in the space of a minute⌛ to tie the scores. Moraes⭐, the top scorer in the tournament with two brilliant finishes. Chennai took the lead again with an unstoppable drive from Romulo😮. Deep into stoppage time Chaguinha smashed👟 home the equaliser to send Chennai crashing out.
Semi Final Fixtures: Goa 5s 🆚 Kochi 5s & Kolkata 5s 🆚 Mumbai 5s