FC Goa announces 20-member squad for the GFA Vedanta Women’s League

posted in News by FC Goa Official on 5th October 2021

posted in News

by FC Goa Official

on 5th October 2021

FC Goa announces 20-member squad for the GFA Vedanta Women’s League

FC Goa would like to inform that the club has registered a 20-member squad for the upcoming GFA Vedanta Women’s League campaign. This includes 6 Indian internationals.

15 of the 20 in the FC Goa squad have represented Goa at the national level with 2 players from outside Goa making the squad.

The team will be under the tutelage of Sugitesh Mandrekar and led by a three-member leadership team consisting of Josline D’Souza, Velanie Fernandes and Vailanka D’souza.

The full FC Goa squad for the 2021 season of the GFA Vedanta League is as follows:

Goalkeepers: Josline D’Souza, Prithi Kesrakar

Defenders: Kimberly Fernandez, Kulsum Shaikh, Leena Gaunco, Neefa Clemente, Snehal Morajkar, Khushboo Saundatikar

Midfielders: Alisha Tavares, Ansiva Vaz, Joyvi Fernandes, Pushpa Parab, Vailanka D’souza, Atiriya Ardikey, Gail Fernandes, Velanie Fernandes

Forwards: Arpita Pednekar, Meloshka Carvalho, Namita Govekar, Sushmita Jadhav

The GFA Vedanta Women’s League will see 5 teams competing for the crown with UC Telaulim, Compassion FC, Futebol Club YFA and defending champions Sirvodem SC set to challenge FC Goa.

The Gaurs begin their campaign on October 6 against UC Telaulim with the opening four games scheduled for one every three days. The details for the same are as follows:

GFA_WL_Fixtures

The dates for the final 4 games will be announced at a later date.