FC Goa struck in the fourth minute of added time to floor NorthEast United FC 2-1 for their first home win at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Fatorda-Goa, on Friday. Romeo Fernandes was the hero for Goa as things seemed to have headed towards a draw following Robin Singh's equalizer in the 61st minute.
This was Goa’s first win at home after losing three matches in a row and gives them 10 points from 10 matches. Their inferior goal difference means they will continue to be at the bottom despite having the same number of points as Chennaiyin FC and NorthEast United. FC Goa started with just two foreign players due to suspensions and injuries and the hosts were under pressure right from the start as NorthEast United sought to
Despite defending well for the first half, FC Goa could have still found themselves down by a goal. The chance for NorthEast United fell quite unexpectedly when a long clearance from their own half caught the Goa