up we had EMC French Nuts versus Argon'ze A.
It was France versus France.
made their debut at the 2016 Barcelona Fives.
They were drawn in the 8-team Group C and made
a very solid start with two draws including
a 0-0 against the eventual champions in their
opening fixture. They then struggled with three
defeats before a strong finish. They won their
final two games (both 1-0) to finish in 5th
position. It meant they qualified for the Trophy
knock-out phase where they departed at the Quarter-Final
stage due to a 4-1 defeat to Spanish side Bolivar.
game was very similar to the previous match
on Pitch A in the sense that we had a team with
a 100% win record against a team looking for
their first points of the day. Once again it
proved to be a game that went with the form
book but the match remained competitive.
fact it was a goal in each half for EMC French
Nuts that proved to be the difference. Richard
Leibovici scored both taking his tournament
haul to three goals. It was a second clean sheet
for Thomas Farin as EMC French Nuts had conceded
just one in the tournament so far. EMC French
Nuts were looking strong, 2-0.