Calcutta/Mapusa: Mohammedan Sporting got a 0-3 thrashing at the hands of Salgaocar FC in an I-League match at the Duler Stadium, in Mapusa, on Sunday.
Darryl Duffy (43rd), Claude Gnakpa (48th) and Augustin Fernandes (63rd) were the scorers. The victory takes Salgaocar’s tally to six points from two matches. Durand Cup champions Mohammedan Sporting are yet to open their account.
In another match, Bangalore FC rode John Johnson’s strike to defeat United SC 1-0 at the Bangalore Football Stadium. It was United SC’s first loss in their three matches.
algaocar dominated proceedings from the outset. That they earned seven corners in the first half would give one an idea about their impeccable display.
Salgaocar took the lead in the 43rd minute. Francis Fernandes did all the spadework and relayed the ball to Clifton Dias, who released Darryl Duffy. The Scottish striker slotted the ball home.
Mohammedan Sporting had their share of chances in the first half with Josimar and Tolgay Ozebe causing problems to the rival defence.