final teams in Round 1 of Group B to start their
challenge were Mavericks versus WEEDS Youth.
with the game above, this was two teams who were
regulars in our events and had met in a previous
tournament. This time we go back to the 2016 Lisbon
Tournament when a combined WEEDS team were making
their debut. They met in the very first game of
Group B in Lisbon and it was a game Mavericks
won 1-0 thanks to a Grant Taylor goal.
years on and they were to meet early on in the
tournament again – with a similar outcome. Mavericks
did the double over their opponents as they picked
up another 1-0 victory. This time it was Manish
Madhvani who struck the decisive blow.
was a good start for Mavericks and plenty of time
to recover for WEEDS Youth with another 6 games
to kickstart their challenge.