PRESS RELEASE – Former semi finalist of the Blackheart Knockout Football Tournament Mon Repos have booked their place in the finals of the 2014 Blackheart Knockout Football Tournament Play off finals.
In the second leg of their home and away play off qualifying tie Mon Repos and Choiseul played to a one all draw at the Choiseul Playing Field yesterday afternoon at La Fague.
Two first goals were decisive in the contest. Choiseul looking to win the encounter by two clear goals went ahead when a shot by their midfielder Akid Modeste deflected in off a Mon Repos defender.
Mon Repos got the all important equalizer and the goal which took them to the play off final when Shervin Charles hit home a loose ball I the area after a fine solo effort by his team mate Slyverious Stephen.
Mon Repos had the better of the game and could have won by a margin of five to sex one but they failed to convert the numerous opportunities they got.
Mon Repos even missed from the penalty spot when Shervin Charles’ effort went off the upright.
The second leg of the northern Zone play off qualifier between Anse La Raye and La Clery will be played this afternoon from 4.00 o’clock at the Marigot Playing Field.
A date and time for the one off play off final between Mon Repos and the winner of the Anse La Raye/LA Clery encounter will be announced shortly.