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FC Goa and its head coach for the past three seasons, Arthur Antunes Coimbra (Zico), have mutually decided not to extend the contract.
Former India football captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Friday lamented the pulling out of traditional Goan clubs from the I-League, but said the withdrawals could open the door for new outfits.
Right at the end, it came down to Zico going to the extent of saying that FC Goa shouldn’t have participated in the league at all. Makes Jose Mourinho seem reasonable.
FC Goa and Chennaiyin FC finished at the bottom of the Indian Super League despite retaining successful coaches from the previous editions, while all four teams who have qualified for the semi-finals had new coaches at the helm.
Sahil Tavora struck twice, including a last-gasp stunner, as FC Goa beat last edition champions Chennaiyin FC 5-4 in ISL's highest scoring nail-biting match.
Bottom-placed FC Goa and defending champions Chennaiyin FC, both with no chance of qualifying to the ISL semi-finals, will play for pride in their match.
In a season where FC Goa coach Zico has not been good at quite a few things, he has managed to attain a strange mastery at finding people or things to blame.
Brazillian hitman Marcelo Pereira scored a brilliant hat-trick as Delhi Dynamos continued with their impressive form with a 5-1 walloping of FC Goa to put themselves in a strong position for a play-offs berth in the Indian Super League football in New Delhi on Sunday.
Delhi Dynamos will be eager to get the better of FC Goa and inch closer towards a semi-final berth when they meet in an Indian Super League (ISL) clash.
FC Goa will do really well to avoid the wooden spoon this season, such has been the untidy, erratic and shambolic nature of the team’s ISL 2016 campaign.
FC Goa were on Thursday virtually knocked out of the race for the play-offs in the ISL after they lost 1-2 to former champions Atletico de Kolkata.
Atletico de Kolkata will look to return to winning ways and secure a semi-final berth when they take on bottom-placed FC Goa in an Indian Super League.
A frustrating night at the Fatorda Stadium saw both FC Goa and Mumbai City FC share a point each, with both sides failing to score in a 0-0 draw.