Gita Das scores two goals in easy win for Aspire FC

Mumbai: Powered by double strikes from Gita Das, Aspire Football Club secured a comfortable 7-0 victory over FSI Navi Mumbai in the Maharashtra state women’s football league match played on Saturday at the football ground of Cooperation. The champions will qualify for the AIFF Indian Women’s Football League.

In the second match, Warriors of Kolhapur also dominated the game against Lawless United and secured a 6-0 victory.

Aspire FC called the shots from the start and opened the scoring through Vaishnavi Barate in the 20the minute before Muriel Adam scored the second in the fourth minute of the first half’s extra period to give his team a 2-0 cushion at halftime.

On resumption, Gita Das scored twice in the 59the and 77e minutes while Saniya VS (68e minute), Sapna Rajpure (84e minute) and Ajoosha Shirin (90+2n/a minute) scored the remaining three goals to complete the win tally.

Later, Warriors of Kolhapur faced little resistance from Lawless United girls and scored at regular intervals. Samrudhi Kakole and Tanvi Kore both scored two goals each, while Sanika Patil and Arya More contributed one each to complete the big win.

Results: Aspire FC 7 (Gita Das 2, Vaishnavi Barate, Muriel Adam, Saniya VS, Sapna Rajpure, Ajoosha Shirin) defeated FSI Navi Mumbai 0.

Warriors of Kolhapur 6 (Samrudhi Kakole 2, Tanvi Kore 2, Sanika Patil, Arya More) defeated Lawless United 0.

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