Kolkata ഗോ Gokulam Kerala FC beat Hyderabad FC 1-0 in the Durand Cup (1–0) despite being reduced to 10 men at half time. Ghana striker Rahim Usman scored for the defending champions.
The winning goal came early in the second half. In the 46th minute, Gokulam’s Beneston Barreto’s powerful shot was deflected by Jong, but the ball bounced back to Rahim Usman’s feet. In the next moment, Usman’s penalty shot into the net of Hyderabad. It was Usman’s second goal in the Durand Cup.
However, Emil Benny was sent off in the second minute. Gokulam then opened the scoring for Hyderabad FC, but goalkeeper PA Ajmal’s excellent performance saved Gokulam.
English Summary: Gokulam Kerala beat Hyderabad FC in Durand Cup