Mohun Bagan Qualifies To Governor’s Gold Cup Final


Gangtok: Mohun Bagan on Friday thumped ONGC Mumbai 5-0 to storm into the final of the 37th All India Governor’s Gold Cup football tournament.

In the first semifinal played at Paljor Stadium, Mohun Bagan dominated ONGC Mumbai right from the word go and led by 1-0 at half time. Striker P D Dicka scored the first goal for the Kolkata team in ninth minute.

The second half began on buoyant note for Mohun Bagan with G A Kramah scoring a brace (46th and 61st minutes) to make it 3-0.

Dicka struck his second goal in 78th minute and NH Shrestha scored in 88th minute to make it 5-0 for Mohun Bagan.

The second semifinal will be played tomorrow between Calcutta Customs and Partha Chakra.