NAGAO, GOA, MARCH 30: Ambernath United Atlanta FC made a stunning start to their Hero I-League 2 campaign with a comeback victory against Hyderabad Reserves 10 days back and a 1-1 draw against ARA FC this past Saturday. They earned four out of the possible six points from their opening two matches at home.
This past Saturday against ARA FC, AUA FC once again found themselves 1-0 down heading into the break. A spirited second half performance coupled with a stunning free kick from Johnson Matthews earned them a hard fought point as they faced their toughest test in the Group.
After an incredible debut at home and sitting second in the table in Group D, AUAFC set off on a double header away from home in Goa. They face bottom of the table side, Goa Reserves who are winless in their opening two matches. Meanwhile AUA FC will be up against Dempo SC this Sunday in their Second away game of the season.
This will be the first ever meeting between AUA FC and Goa Reserves.
The match is scheduled to take place on Thursday, 30th March, 2023 at the Nagoa Panchayat Ground where in AUA FC will be up against Goa Reserves. The kickoff takes place at 4pm.
Dempo SC hosting ARA FC and Goa Reserves battling it out against AUA FC will have a significant impact on the table in Group D. All eyes are on Group D going into Matchday 4 this midweek as ARA FC who sit top of the table with 7 points face third place side Dempo who have 4 points. Meanwhile AUA FC with 4 points who sit in second place in Group D face bottom of the table side Goa Reserves who will look to open their account and get on board.
Will AUA FC get back to winning ways and win their first away game? Or will Goa Reserves make the most of home support and earn their first points in the group.
AUA FC Squad to face Goa Reserves and Dempo SC: Himanshu Patil (C), Allan Dias, Arif Shaikh, Manoj Gupta, Ashley Koli, Johnson Matthews, Abhijit Tawhare, Shravan Shetty, Aaron D’Costa, Umesh Peramba ,Mandeep Singh Multani, Rahul Murali, Kaustubh Ravindra, Nishant Shetty, Nitesh Monde, Tejas Raut, Bipin Rawat, Bersal Viegas, Vishnu Menon, Yasheel Shah