35 games of football we came down to the big one.
Game 36 – The 2022 Amsterdam Sixes Cup Final.
two teams set to do battle for the honour and
glory of victory represented England and the Netherlands.
It was Ball Bashers versus Humble Goats. Humble
Goats were bidding to become the first Dutch team
to win this title since 2017 when Toros lifted
the inaugural title. Ball Bashers were aiming
to make it consecutive wins for England following
on from Kavlow's win here in 2019.
have a look at the two team's record to preview
appearance to date: Debut
today: Played 6, Won 5, Drawn 0, Lost 1.
difference today: 15-4
unbeaten run: 4 games.
top goalscorer: Mati Ortiz (7)
clean sheets in the tournament.
defence in the tournament.
appearance to date: 2022 Amsterdam Sevens winners.
today: Played 6, Won 2, Drawn 3, Lost 1.
difference today: 20-8
unbeaten run: 5 games.
top goalscorer: Deyae El Kanfoudi (4)
goal difference in the tournament +12.
scorers in the tournament (20)
those are the facts and figures – where's your
you look at the statistics you could well argue
this might be the team with the defensive stats
against the team with the best attacking stats.
Humble Goats were a very difficult team to beat
though with just 1 defeat in 13 previous eurofootballfives
games. Remarkably in the knockout phase they had
drawn ever single game (3) and won each of them
in penalties. This seemed to be a clear indication
that Ball Bashers needed to win this in normal