Manuel Lanzarote scored twice to help FC Goa beat Jamshedpur FC 2-1 in the Indian Super League in Margao.
FC Goa, needed a win to stay among the first four. They finally got rewarded in the 42nd minute when Brandon Fernandes, who played a one-to-one pass with Lanzarote, was brought down by defender Andre Bikey inside the box and referee Venkatesh awarded a penalty.
FC Goa dominated the proceedings in both the sessions. Lanzarote opened the scoring in the (45+1) minutes but Jamshedpur FC pulled one back in the 54th minute through Trindade Matheus Goncalves.
However, Lanzarote scored a winner in 60th minute to help FC Goa fetch 16 points from nine matches, the same as Pune City but are placed behind them on fourth place. While Jamshedpur FC remained on 10 points from nine matches and are placed seventh.
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