Figgy Green Jags will oppose Quiet Storm while Germans will battle Good Fellas in the semi-finals of the Mohamed’s Enterprise/ExxonMobil Futsal tournament following quarterfinal wins on Friday.
Witnessed by a large crowd at the Mackenzie Sports Club (MSC) hardcourt, Linden, tournament favourites Figgy Green Jags, overcame a spirited effort from Haynes Hitters, prevailing via a 3-2 score line.
Their semi-final opponents, the youthful Quiet Storm outfit blew away DC Ballers 6-0. It was a clinical result from the emerging force who will fancy their chances of upsetting the highly touted Green Jags.
Meanwhile, traditional giant Good Fellas bested fellow contender Amelia’s Ward Russians in a six goal thriller 4-2.
They will oppose the dangerous Germans, who dismantled Progressive Ballers. It was anything but a progressive effort from the eventual loser, as they went down by a whopping 8-1 score.
Up to press time, the two semi-final matches were underway. The grand finale of the tournament will be staged at the same venue on August 18th.
Winner of the event will pocket $600,000 and the championship trophy, while the second placed finisher will collect $250,000 and the respective accolade while the third and fourth place finisher will walk away with $100,000 and $50,000 respectively and a trophy. Below features the complete results for the matches.
Figgy Green Jags vs Haynes Hitters-2
Quiet Storm-6 vs DC Ballers-0
Good Fellas-4 vs Amelia’s Ward Russians-2
Progressive Ballers-1 vs Germans-8