Goa Pro League: Developmental team to kickstart title defence on October 4

The new season of the Goa Pro League is almost upon us and the FC Goa Developmental team are ready to defend the title that they won on the last day of last season.

The Dev Team, fresh from their Police Cup triumph, will start their campaign against Panjim Footballers at the Duler Stadium, Mapusa on October 4.

With the first team having faced Corps of Signals and beaten them 6-0, the Dev Team will face the GPL side on October 9. On the 18th, newly-promoted Sesa Football Academy are expected to provide a stiff challenge to the Dev Team.

The fourth round of fixtures will see a repeat of the Police Cup final, as the Dev Team go up against Sporting Clube de Goa. The young Gaurs triumphed 6-5 on penalties at the Duler the last time these two sides met in the final of the 2019 Goa Police Cup.

The FC Goa Developmental Team’s first four GPL fixtures:

October 4: Panjim Footballers

October 9: Corps of Signals

October 18: Sesa Football Academy

October 25: Sporting Clube de Goa