who would take their place in the Final from the
second Semi-Final? The two teams set to do battle
were City FC against Humble Goats.
teams were on debut and both could be proud of
their group record as they were both unbeaten.
City FC were better than unbeaten as they took
the Group B title with a 100% record. They were
the highest ranked team after the group phase
as a result and with 12 goals were joint highest
Humble Goats were not far off. They were 4 wins
from 4 and only a 0-0 draw against the Group A
winners prevented them matching their opponents
with a 100% record. They actually had a better
goal difference (+10 v +9) than City FC having
conceded just 1 goal this morning with 4 clean
sheets to their name.
teams had scored 23 goals between them today but
goals were conspicuous by their absence in this
one. The first half came and went with the teams
locked at 0-0 with the second half going the same
way. A penalty shoot-out was needed to decide
FC would have the honour of going first as Nathan
Leather stepped forward to give his team the lead.
Guillermo Darson quickly levelled things up. Ben
Kaye then saw his penalty go astray before Jazz
Prins took full advantage to put Humble Goats
2-1 up. Charlie Simpson's miss meant it was all
over as Humble Goats went through 2-1 on pens.
England 2002 World Cup kits, City FC showed they
had true England DNA by exiting the tournament
via a penalty shoot-out. We had to say farewell
to City FC – this final match should not take
anything away from their efforts today. A magnificent