Ludhiana: Goan club Salgocar lifted their second national football league title after they defeated JCT 2-0 in their 26th round match of the I-League on Monday.
Midfielder Francis Fernandes opened the scoring in the 13th minute and Yusif Yakubu doubled the lead in the 85th minute to spark scenes of jubilations at the Guru Nanak Stadium in Ludhiana.
"We are officially the champions. I knew we had almost won it. But with this victory, the championship is officially ours," said Salgaocar coach Karim Bencherifa.