FC Goa started playing its pre-season matches in month of October this year. The ISL team played its first friendly match against FC Cartagena on 13th October. FC Goa confronted hard with the opponent and managed to score one goal. Rival team could score 4 goals and defeated Goa’s FC with 1-4 results.
Goa’s football club clashed with Real Murcia CF in the 2nd friendly match which was played on 17th October this year. The team succeeded in scoring one goal but could defend the attack of antagonist team. Real Murcia CF managed to score 2 goals and beat the ISL 2015 runners-up in second pre-season game.
After loosing two games in the pre-season schedule, FC Goa geared up to improve its performance and defeated Deportiva Minera in third friendly match which was played on 20th October 2017. Goa’s soccer club scored three goals and didn’t let the opposite team score any.
Registering first victory in the pre-season schedule, FC Goa maintained consistency in its admirable performance and beat CD Algar Deportivo in 4th pre-season match. The friendly game was played on 24th October and FC Goa won the match with 3-1 result.
Goa football club continued its victorious journey in the fifth friendly also. Beating FC Cartagena B in the match played on 26th October, FC Goa scored 4 goals. The adversary team managed to score 2, but could not defeat ISL 2015 runners-up. Thus, Goa’s team registered its third consecutive victory in the pre-season matches.
After winning three matches in a row, FC Goa confronted with I-League team East Bengal on 6th November. The ISL side failed to defeat Bengal’s team as it could score only one goal in the match while the foes managed to score two. On 9th November, FC Goa won the friendly match against Mohun Bagan with 2-0 result.