KERALA BLASTERS FC
Not so good game for the away team last night. Kibu Vicuña’s team conceded 3 goals and the loss will weight more with the red card for their captain Costa. Let’s see the ratings –
Albino Gomes – 4.5/10:
Not every Goan in the pitch had a good day. Albino had a disastrous day at work, conceding the three goals which included goalkeeping errors from his side.He faced 6 shots on target out of which he saved 3 and conceded the rest.
Nishu Kumar – 7/10:
Nishu was seen attacking and defending well last night and added an assist to his name. The cross from which came Blaster’s lone goal was sent in by the full-back.
Bakary Kone – 6.5/10:
Out of the 58 minutes played, he completed 12 passes with an accuracy rate of 71% and had 2 clearances. He was much instrumental in backline of Kerala Blasters FC.
Costa Nhamoinesu – 6/10:
The Zimbabwean centre-back captained the team and was seen attacking and defending last night. He was booked twice by referee Harish Kundu, and after the tackle with Princeton Rebello, he was showed the way out. He made a shoot which didn’t find the net and completed 29 passes with an accuracy rate of 72%.
Jessel Carneiro – 7/10:
Jessel made a total of 27 passes out of which 19 were completed, with a passing accuracy of 70%.
Rohit Kumar – 6.5/10:
Rohit’s defensive errors also helped Goa to find the net last night. He played till the 81st minute and was replaced by Ritwik Kumar. Rohit completed 21 passes with 70% of passing accuracy and was also included in 4 fouls. He was booked with a yellow card for pulling the jersey.
Vicente Gomes – 7.5/10:
Spanish defensive midfielder netted his first goal assisted by Nishu Kumar and had two shots on target. With a passing accuracy of 67%, he completed 33 passes.
Facundo Peryera – 7/10:
The Argentine was seen building up the attacking last night but lacked finishing. He completed 19 passes with an accuracy rate of 54%.
Rahul KP- 7.5/10:
The local boy started his first game of the season and was seen flaunting his pace but lacked the connectivity. With 50% passing accuracy, he completed 12 passes and was replaced by Seityasen Singh in the 73rd minute. Rahul also got a yellow card booking to his name.
Nongdomba Naorem – 6.5/10:
The young attacker was replaced by Lalruathara in the 58th minute. He created a chance and completed 8 passes with an accuracy of 57%.
Garry Hooper – 6/10:
It was disappointing performance from the much expected striker Gary Hooper but he was not so effective in the striking department. We rate him 6 out of 10.
Lalruatthara – 6.5/10, Seityasen Singh – 6/10, Jordan Murray – 7/10, Ritwik Kumar – Unrated
Lalruatthara played the last half-hour replacing Naorem. Seityasen replaced Rahul KP and he was on the pitch for the last 17 minutes and had just four touches. Jordan Murray came in replacing Bakary Kone and had a shot which went in vain. Ritwik played the last 9 minutes replacing Rohit Kumar.