GOA PRO LEAGUE - 2017 ( CHAMPIONS TROPHY)
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26.08.2017: PRESS RELEASE GFA : The Goa Football Association 2017-18 season gets underway on Sunday (August 27) with the GFA Champions Trophy Charity Match at Duler Stadium, Mapusa, at 4 p.m. The Goa Pro League Champions –Salgaocar Football Club will lock horns with Goa Police Cup winners FC Bardez in the curtain raiser of upcoming season.
LAST SEASON 2016-17 Goa Pro League WINNER WAS Salgaocar Football Club / Runners-Up was Sporting Clube de Goa and 3rd Place holder was Dempo Sports Club
“The Goa Football Association is all set for the 2017-18 season. Tomorrow’s match marks the beginning of the 2017-18 season. We wish both the teams good luck,” said GFA General Secretary Welvin Menezes.
“The tickets are priced at Rs 50 and Rs 200. The tickets for the match will be available at the venue. I would like to urge the crowd and fans of the both the teams to come out in large to mark the beginning of the 2017-18 season,” said Welvin.
Welvin also revealed the beneficiary of the Charity Match. “The beneficiary of the Charity Match will be the family of late Kevoy Fernandes, former referee and coach whose life was cut short in a tragic accident leaving behind his wife and a young son. This is the first time that the Charity Match beneficiary will be for the match officials,” said Welvin.