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