Churchill in Durand semis

Churchill in Durand semis

Churchill scored through Roberto Mendis Silva (9th) and Lalrindika Ralte (88th) in their last Group IV league match at Ambedkar Stadium. The Goan side topped the three-team group with six points from two wins and they now play Shillong Lajong in the second semifinal on Wednesday. 

Mohammedan Sporting played with 10 men for most part of the match after Shaikh Azim was sent off in the ninth minute for arguing with the referee for awarding the penalty to Churchill.

In another match of the day, Pune FC beat Air India 2-1 to top Group III and qualify for the semifinals. Paresh Shivalkar and Rollingson Hyungo scored for Pune FC in the 74th and 84th minutes respectively after Sandesh Gadkari had put Air India ahead in the eighth minute.
Pune FC now take on Prayag United in the first semifinal on Wednesday.

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