Saturday 26 September, 2020

T&T's Garcia scores 6th goal in Canadian Premier League

The Canadian Premier League team HFX Wanderers is coached by former T&T national head coach Stephen Hart

The Canadian Premier League team HFX Wanderers is coached by former T&T national head coach Stephen Hart

T&T striker Akeem Garcia scored his 6th goal of the 2020 Canadian Premier League season in a 2-1 win over Calvary FC.

Garcia, who leads the Golden Boot standings, scored his 6th goal of the campaign from the penalty spot after he was hauled down by Calvary defender Jonathan Wheeldon.

Garcial also produced the pass that led to HFX's second goal from the penalty spot.

His pass found Joao Morelli, who was brought down in the box by Calvary keeper Marco Carducci.

Morelli also scored from the spot to give HFX a 2-0 lead a half-time.

Calvary FC scored in the 80th minute through Jair Cordova, but HFX held on for the win.

HFX Wanderers, which is coached by former T&T head coach Stephen Hart, is unbeaten in four games.

HFX are next in action on Tuesday, when they play Pacific FC. 

The HFX Wanderers team also features T&T players Andre Rampersad and Jan-Michael Williams.

Williams was the club captain in 2019, with Rampersad taking over the job in 2020. 

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