After the Initial set back, Gokulam Kerala FC came back into the game at the last stages of the first half. Henry Kisekka, Salman, and Mohammed Rashid lead Gokulam Kerala FC's attack as they aimed a come back in the game. A slip from Rana Gharami at 45th minute opened the chance for Gokulam Kerala FC. Mohammed Rashid headed the ball to Herny Kisekka, who used the opportunity to score the equalizer for the Kerala based club. With neat passing and control on the ball, Gokulam Kerala FC tried to take the lead in the closing minutes of the first half.