variables were being reduced with every game
as we moved towards the conclusion of Group
C. Next up was La Morte O I Gladioli versus
defeat for Scotty Doesn't Know, La Morte O I
Gladioli knew they only needed a draw to finish
in fifth position and therefore qualify for
the Plate. They could even afford a 1 goal defeat.
If they lost 3-1 they would finish with an identical
record to Scotty Doesn't Know and in the head-to-head
game they finished 1-1. If FC Fylde Old Boys
B (in Group A) won their last game in Group
B we would need a penalty shoot-out between
to decide which of Scotty Doesn't Know and La
Morte O I Gladioli would go through to the Plate
in 5th. If FC Fylde Old Boys B lost in Group
A then both would go through to the Plate in
5th and 6th so we would just toss a coin to
see where they would fit into the knock-out
were champions whatever but they had a chance
to complete a group phase with a 100% record
for the first time since their 2011 Valencia
Fives title winning campaign.
with Cup qualification assured Skidmarks relaxed.
Maybe La Morte O I Gladioli stepped up their
game. Whatever the reason we had a surprise
on our hands. A first half goal from Riemer
Van De Velde and a second half goal from Stefan
Wharton meant that La Morte O I Gladioli won
it 2-0. It was only Skidmarks fifth defeat in
9 tournaments in the group phase.
result secured fifth position for La Morte O