Sporting Clube de Goa full back Jovel Martins, was in a happy mood as he celebrated his birthday with his team mates at the training ground in Panjim on Wednesday. Jovel shares his birth date with the Sporting Clube de Goa manager Angelo Albuerqueque.
The Sporting Clube squad had just finished an energetic practice session conducted by Sporting Clube de Goa coach Ekendra Singh and technical director Alex Alvares, when Jovel raced into the dressing room and presented the cake and some soft drinks to his team mates.
The players were excited as the cake complimented the clubs own post-training refreshments and they manage to refuel after a tiring training session.
There was handshakes all round for Jovel as his teamates and coaching staff wished him a many happy returns of the day and sang happy birthday.
To make the day even more special it was Indian Independence day and Goa was also celebrating the of Assumption of Our Lady.