RCI St. Lucia
posted on April 21, 2015 11:50
The 2015 Vieux-Fort South football season kicked off on Sunday 19th with all the pomp and flair bestowing a National Finals.
The SLFA/Vieux-Fort South re-registration tournament whistled off with two matches at the Phillip Marcellin ground in front of a healthy and appreciative crowd.
In the first match from from 5:00p.m, the 2014 Southern inter club champions, KNIGHTS came up against the VIEUX-FORT VETERANS.
The first half was almost evenly poised but veterans lost an opportunity when the KNIGHTS keeper, saved from the penalty spot.
In the second half, substitute Romeo "jacket" Cox put Veterans ahead with a right foot blast from way out of the penalty area.
KNIGHTS kept their cool and were rewarded with a header from Nyrone Winter, which saw the game ending at 1all.
In the second encounter, losing finalist in the 2014 Dr. Kenny Anthony Cup, GREEN LAKE, took on W.MANGUE U.
With all the experience of their senior players, including ex-national Titus TT Elva, MANGUE U were unable to get past GREEN LAKE, but was able to hold on and ensure a 1 all draw.
The tournament continues on tues and Wed with VENOM STRIKERS taking on PLATINUM F.C on tuesday while SQUARE UNITED and AUGIER willl battle each other on Wednesday. Both matches are scheduled for the Dames playing field.