President of Goa Football Association and Director of Dempo Sports Club, Mr. Shrinivas V. Dempo deeply mourns the sad and untimely demise of Mr. Dominic Soares.
The news of death of Mr. Soares closes a significant chapter in the history of Goan football. Much loved and respected by the fans of Vasco Sports Club, Mr. Soares was a part of the famed ABCD formation which won numerous trophies for the Vasco based club in he sixties. He also represented Goa in Santosh trophy and other national championships.
On behalf of Goa Football Association and Dempo Sports Club, Mr. Shrinivas Dempo extends his sincere condolences to the family members of Mr. Soares and prays for the repose of his soul.”