FC Goa suffered a 2-0 defeat by the hands of UAE’s Al Wahda within the last group stage match to finish its maiden campaign within the AFC Champions League on a disappointing note on Thursday. Already out of reckoning for a place within the knockouts, Goa performed with out its overseas gamers and likewise missed the providers of head coach Juan Ferrando.
An unmarked Omar Khrbin struck within the 61st minute, benefiting from a good ball from Tim Matvaz, sending his shot on to the left aspect of the FC Goa goalkeeper. The customer made it 2-0 when Mohammed Ali Menhali discovered the again of the web within the ninetieth minute.
Iran’s Persepolis FC topped the group with 15 factors after beating Al Rayyan of Qatar earlier within the day. Al Wahda additionally certified for the knockouts as one among three greatest runners-up with 13 factors. Goa did not register a win however logged three factors after drawing three matches and shedding as many video games.
The end result: FC Goa 0 misplaced to Al Wahda 2 (Khrbin 61, Menhali 90).