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Juniors impressive in loss

Cosmopolitan Junior Soccer League U-19

CSJL Heilpern Mem Indoor Tournament

March 9, 2008 – Korabi Juniors played in the Cosmopolitan Juniors Indoor Soccer Tournament U19A, and their performance was nothing short of outstanding.

In their group they tied powerhouse Brooklyn Italians (2:2), defeated FC Harlem (3:2) and defeated Eleftheria (8:0). This tied them with Brooklyn Italians and only loosing 1st place in their group due to goal difference.

The semifinal game was against another powerhouse team Chernomorets, who took a 3:0 lead. With five minutes left in the game Korabi showed their great character and an excellent comeback to tie the game 3:3 and send the game into overtime. In Korabi kept pressuring and missed on a couple of chances, while their opponents took advantage on a free kick as the ball bounced off a defender and into the net to give Chernomorets a 4:3 win and put them in the final against Brooklyn Italians.

Again, the Korabi Juniors performance was outstanding, and they surely left a mark against Division “A” powerhouse teams in the Cosmopolitan Juniors Soccer League.


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