IBSAMAR Soccer Tournament
Article and photos by AB Shanton Claude Prins
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Soccer teams from the SA
Navy, SAS AMATOLA (AMAT), and the Mine Counter Measures
Flotilla (MCM), Indian Navy Ship Companies (INS Dee Pak
and INS Dehli) and the Brazilian Navyís Ships Company (BNS
Barrosa) got together to take part in a Soccer
Tournament at Glencairn Sports field on Thursday 11
Brazilian soccer team
The first match of the day
was between AMAT and the combined Indian Navy team (INS
Dee Pak and INS Delhi) which AMAT won comfortably, with
the full time score 5-0. Brilliant individual
performances from Sea D.H. Daniels, who scored two goals
and S Lt V.J. Nkosi, AMATís goalkeeper kept the Indian
Navy team from scoring any goals.
The second match was between
MCM and BNS Barrosa was a more competitive match, where
the team of BNS Barrosa showed a lot of ball skills, but
yet this wasnít enough to beat the MCM. At half time the
score was 0-0, but after the half time break both teams
were awarded a penalty who made the score 1-1. LS T.
Mabusa from MCM team made sure that his team came out
victorious when he sealed the match with his second
goal, final scores 2-1 MCM.
Indian soccer team
The final match of the
tournament was between the two winning teams AMAT and
MCM. MCM came out on top as winners of the tournament
with the final score AMAT 2 and MCM 6.
MCM soccer team
SAS AMATOLA soccer team