GSA D-Goal Tournament: Last 8 finalized

GSA D-Goal Tournament: Last 8 finalized

Two former champs through to 8

July 17 Results

1- Gunners FC Vs Popat FC
Gunners win 2-1.
Round of 16

Gunners FC were made to work very hard for this win. Popat showed amazing concentration levels and kept it tight until the end of first half in which Aqib did score late. Second half an aggressive change saw Ali come on for Popar and equalize and then Gunners showed true patience and eventually struck a late winner through Ali. Great Tactical Battle. 

MOM – Ali of Gunners FC

July 18 Results

1- Santos Vs Red 
Santos win 2-1
Round of 16

The fixture with a lot of potential never really took off. Both teams were missing key players and the pressure showed.Hassan Kazi scored an early goal but Waqar scored an equalizer. Middle of the second half a long range chip from Talha went in for Santos and they held on for a tough win over the off color Red Devils.

MOM – Talha of Santos

2- Bafana Vs Old Fighters
Bafana win on penalties 3-0 after match ended 3-3
Round of 16

Late in the night was the fixture that served us with one of the best matches of the tournament. Bafana blitzed to a 2-0 start as Syed Kashif Mehmood scored two well taken goals but Old Fighters with a long range strike and some luck battled back to make it 2-2. Second half Old Fighters were a different team and Sarmad scored his second of the game a brilliant strike to make it 3-2. Bafana then showed patience and put together countless passes until substitute Syed Ibrahim Jaffrieeproved to be the change of the tournament as he converted a Kashif pass into the net with the last touch of the game. Penalties were cruel on the Old Fighters. Super Game. 

MOM – Syed Kashif Mehmood of Bafana

Saturday July 19 Fixtures

1- Majid Shaheed Vs All Stars
Round of 16
This will be an epic battle as the Stingy All Stars try to knock out the loaded Majid Shaheed side.

2- Galacticos Vs Juvenile
Round of 16
Two sides who like to control the game, history on Galacticos side but youth on Juvenile side

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