2 in Group C saw Mavericks meet Seagulls FC.
FC were making their third eurofootballfives.com
appearance and their second appearance at the
Budapest Fives. Their debut was here in Hungary
at the 2015 Budapest Fives. They drew a tough
group that featured the previous year's runners-up
(Argentina), the eventual Plate winners (Naranjitos),
two-times Group winners Fritzl Palace and the
strongest of 3 Budapest Celtic teams in the
tournament draw. They finished 5th in their
group and went through to the Plate where 3
Lions FC defeated them 4-1.
exchanged Budapest for Krakow in 2016 and drew
another tough group. It featured the eventual
winners, both Plate finalists, the strongest
Polish team in the tournament and an Italian
team who beat the eventual winners in the group
phase. They emerged empty-handed from the group
phase and would play in the Wooden Spoon play-off.
They were to end the day with a modicum of success
though as they won this game 5-3.
FC, as the second team from East Compton Eagles,
were making their first appearance since the
2012 Berlin Fives (although many of the players
had competed for East Compton Eagles at other
events in the intervening period).
were conspicuous by their absence in this one
as we finished level at 0-0. Only time would
tell if this was 1 point gained or 2 points