Srinagar Dec 11: Real Kashmir Football Club (RKFC) secured a commanding victory on Monday, triumphing over Gokulam Kerala FC 3-0 in an I League football match at TRC Ground in Srinagar.
Demonstrating dominance from the start, RKFC showcased skill and determination, securing a 3-0 win against the former I-League champion.
The first goal, originating from a seemingly harmless back pass, saw Gnohere Krizo capitalize on a goalkeeper’s hesitation in the 31st minute. In the first half, RKFC was leading 1-0.
In the second half, RKFC continued their determination and dominance over the game. Jeremy Laldinpuai added the second goal in the 59th minute of the game.
Within six minutes, Gokulam Kerala’s defense committed a costly mistake. As Real Kashmir FC orchestrated their attack through skillful passing, Gokulam Kerala FC defender Muhammad Saheef attempted to intercept by heading the ball to his teammate Vikas. Vikas’ clearance fell short, hitting Krizo. He wasted no time capitalizing on the error, seizing the opportunity to secure his second goal of the match. Until the final whistle, RKFC ultimately triumphed with a 3-0 victory.
The win helped Real Kashmir FC climb to the third spot in the I-League. They have 17 points from nine games, including five wins, two draws and two losses. Gokulam Kerala FC hold the sixth spot in the table with 13 points from nine games.
Real Kashmir’s standout feature in this I-League season has been their exceptional defensive strength. They will play their next home game on December 16.