Margao: Mahindra Unitedís chances of making it to the semi-finals of the second under-19 National Football League suffered a severe blow when they lost 0-3 to Vasco at the GFAís Duler Ground here on Monday.
Vasco, who led 1-0 at half time, scored through Agnelo DíSouza (36th, 82nd) and Bevan DíMello (51st).
With two teams to qualify for the semi-finals from each group, Dempo, with seven points from three matches have assured themselves a berth along with JCT and East Bengal, who have already qualified from group B.
The last slot will be decided by the Mahindra United-Salgaocar match on Thursday. After this defeat, Mahindra, with four points from three matches will have to win against Salgaocar who only need a draw to qualify for the semis (PTI)