Juventus Cup Champions!

2018 Juventus Tournament of Champions

With the high level of play in this tournament, A.C. Marin had their work cut out for them. Since there were 5 teams in the 2005 Premiere bracket, the 1st place champion was going to be determined by overall standings. They opened the tournament against Atletico Santa Rosa Pumas, and in a game that was back and forth, A.C. Marin pulled away with a 2-1 win. In the second game, they would face Chaos Soccer Academy. A.C. Marin was in control of this game from start to finish with a convincing 5-2 win. A.C. Marin faced Santa Rosa United Gold in their third game and cruised to a 7-1 win. It came down to the last game to determine the Champion. A.C. Marin would face Diablo F.C. NPL, which was trailing A.C. Marin by one point in the overall standings. A.C. Marin with a tie or win would hold on to 1st place. In the final showdown, A.C. Marin opened up the score early and was up 2-0 within the first 10 minutes, But Diablo FC. NPL came back with a fury and tied it 2-2 right before halftime. A.C. Marin made some adjustments at halftime and dominated the second half and got the win with a final score of 4-2. A.C. Marin earned a first-place finish in the overall standings and with this becoming the 2018 Juventus Tournament of Champions, Champions!! A great way to start the Fall season! Congratulations to the A.C. Marin 2005 Boys!!