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  • Churchill Brothers FC Goa, Churchill Brothers FC Goa against Minerva Punjab FC
  • Churchill Brothers FC Goa, Churchill Brothers FC Goa against Minerva Punjab FC
  • Churchill Brothers FC Goa, Churchill Brothers FC Goa against Minerva Punjab FC
  • Churchill Brothers FC Goa, Churchill Brothers FC Goa against Minerva Punjab FC

Churchill Brothers FC Goa against Minerva Punjab FC

Churchill Brothers FC Goa is in Winning Mode.

Churchill Brothers won their second consecutive match after Anthony Wolfe struck twice in the second-half against Minerva Punjab on Saturday.

With this win, Churchill have 19 points on the board and are fourth in the I-League standings.

Defending champions Minerva Punjab, meanwhile, remained seventh with 13 points from 11 games (3 wins, 4 draws, 4 losses).

Minerva coach Paul Munster introduced Japanese attacker Yu Koboki in place of his compatriot Hitova Ayemi in the 35th minute. Koboki initiated a couple of quick attacks towards the fag end of the first half.

A couple of minutes later, the Japanese attacker combined with William Opoku and invaded the opposition box. He was, however, flagged off-side.

Ten minutes into the second half, Churchill boss Petre Gigiu brought in Anthony Wolfe. The Trinidadian forward wasted no time and put his team ahead in the 61st minute.

He scored again in the 84th minute, slotting a penalty to the left of Minerva keeper Bhaskar Roy.

After a great start to the season, Gigiu’s side had suffered a slump, when they dropped six points in four matches.

However, Churchill Brothers seem to have bounced back with two wins on the trot, and will be raring to go against Gokulam in their next match. Meanwhile, Minerva have picked up only two points in their last four matches.

Churchill Brothers Football Club

Goa is a famous for 3 F's - FOOD, FENI (local drink with medicinal properties) and "FOOTBALL" and it is the village like VARCA that are referred to as the cradle of football. Consequently CHURCHILL BROTHERS become an extended part of Churchill Brothers.

The Churchill Brothers Football Club graduated to international ranking at the AFC (Asian football Confederation level) in 2008-09 and retained his glorious status in 2018-19. Having scaled upto the pre-quarter final stage at the Asian level. It has been a meteoric rise for churchill bros had its baptism in official GFA ( Goa Football Association) league in 1988 in a beautiful typical south Goa village - Varca.

Contact

Phone: +91 832 273 2100

Email: churchill.brothers@yahoo.com
contact@churchillbrothersfcgoa.in

Address:
Churchill Brothers Football Club
S-2, Rofair Residency, Housing Complex, Opp Prakash Garage, Calvaddo, Navelim, South-Goa, Goa. 403707