Sethu FC routs Baroda FA in IWL qualifying event

first_imgChennai, Nov 25 (PTI) Tamil Nadus Sethu Football Club began its campaign in the Group “A” of Indian Womens League qualifying tournament, with a 16-0 rout of Baroda FA at Kolhapur today.The Madurai-based team led 8-0 at half-time and pumped in eight more in the second half, a press release said.Striker R Sumithra netted six goals, including a hat-trick, Velanie Fernandes scored three, Puja Karmakar and M Nandhini scored two each while Laura Estibeiro, Manisha and A Karthika also found the net.”This is a great start for our team and we hope to carry the momentum into our next game,” coach Kalpana Dass said.”Its exciting to have scored six (goals),” said Sumithra, who hails from Thiruvarur and has turned out for the state in the national championships.”We have been working methodically at practice. Our aim is to qualify,” she added.Sethu FC next plays J&K State Sports Council�on November 27 in what is now a five-team group following the withdrawal of Capital Complex Sporting Club. PTI SS BNlast_img read more