Kerala Blasters FC certified for the Subsequent Gen Cup with a convincing 4-0 win over Reliance Basis Younger Champs (RFYC) within the penultimate spherical of the Reliance Basis Growth League (RFDL) recreation on the Benaulim Floor on Sunday.
Kerala have 15 factors from six matches and be part of league leaders Bengaluru FC (18 factors from six outings) to be the highest two groups to ebook their tickets for the Subsequent Gen Cup to be held in the UK.
Targets from Muhammed Basith (forty second), Nihal Sudeesh (forty seventh), Vincy Barretto (76th) and substitute Sreekuttan (90+5) sealed the deal for the boys in yellow. RF Younger Champs gave account of themselves, remaining in fifth place with seven factors from six matches. They tackle Goa of their final engagement on Might 11 whereas Kerala and Bengaluru conflict swords within the digital title decider on Might 12.
Santosh Trophy winner with Kerala and RF Younger Champs graduate Basith opened the scoring, discovering the again of the web from a decent angle after being arrange by Givson Singh contained in the field.
Kerala modified gears after the break, Sudeesh scoring off a rebound after RF Younger Champs keeper Jackson Singh spilled a Givson effort from shut. Sudeesh turned supplier quickly after, feeding Barretto who slotted previous the keeper to make it 3-0 earlier than Sreekuttan got here off the bench so as to add gloss to the scorline, guiding the ball into an empty web after the keeper got here out of his line.