Adelaide City FC junior boys today put four teams through to the FFSA Cup Finals. In a solid display with a 100% success rate, the club’s u12, u13, u15 and u17 won their Cup semi-final matches at Burton Park.
The u12 team took to the field in the first match of the day to win a close match with Cumberland United by just one goal. The u13s replicated the result shortly after against a strong Blue Eagles side.
For the u15 team, 2016 will be the fourth consecutive year this group of players have progressed to the Cup final, having appeared in the u12s, u13,s and u14s previously, to record two from three Cup victories.
The u17 team concluded the days matches with a 3;00pm kick off which saw six goals netted, three a piece after extra time. In the most tense of finishes, Adelaide City was fortunate to win through 4-3 in the shootout.
All four teams will now take the field in the FFSA Cup finals to be played at Elite Systems Football Centre on August 14 2016, Adelaide City FC being represented in four of the six finals.
Todays FFSA Cup semi-final results:
u12s v Cumberland United 2-1
u13s v Adelaide Blue Eagles 2-1
u15s v Modbury Jets 3-1
u17s v Metro Stars 3-3 (4-3 on penalties)