Colombo FC and Java Lane SC in FA Cup semis

Published : 8:05 am  May 8, 2017 | No comments so far |  |  (278) reads | 



Colombo FC and Java Lane SC qualified for the semi-finals of Cargills FA Cup football tournament winning their respective quarter- final matches played at the Sugathadasa Stadium yesterday.

In the third quarter-final Colombo FC beat Sri Lanka Air Force 1-0 and in the last quarter final Java Lane SC beat Renown SC 3-1. 
Sri Lanka Army will play against Colombo FC in the first semi-final with Java Lane SC confronting Saunders SC in the second semi-final. Both semi-final matches will be played on May 12 at the Sugathadasa Stadium.


A.R.A Shazny scored the solitary goal of the Colombo FC – Sri Lanka Air Force match in the 31st minute of play. 

The Java Lane – Renown clash saw Java Lane leading 2-0 at half time.  Java lane SC  goals were scored by Janaka Chaminda (25th minute) and Jude Nicholas 2 (37th minute  and 64th minute respectively). 
M.F.M Asath booted in the only goal for Renown in the 75th minute. 
The final is scheduled for the 29th of May.  (SP)