Liga de Yonkers Playoffs Under Way

Posted by Eastern District Soccer League on Oct 06 2015 at 06:05AM PDT in EDSL 2014-2015

Liga de Yonkers started their 2015 playoffs this Sunday at Pelton Field. As though scripted the higher seed advanced to the next round. In the first game third seed CD Alianza defeated sixth seed San Lorenzo. The game was tied 1-1 after the first half with both teams playing tough defense. Alianza proved to be a little too much for San Lorenzo defeating them 3-2.

In The second game defense again was the deciding factor with El Carmen defeating NY El Salvador 1-0. Neither team could get the offense going with both teams pressing midfield.

The third game saw number 2 Honduras defeat seventh seed CD Juventus. CD Juventus came to play and the score was 0-0 at half time, but Honduras got their offense going the second have to win 3-0

In the final game the 8th seed Atlas gave the number 1 seed Sport Peru all they could handle pressing on defense and getting ample opportunties to score but Sport Peru isn’t the number one seed for nothing and defeated ATlas 3-1.

Next weeks action starts at 12:30PM at Pelton with Honduras taking on CD Alianza and Sport Peru meeting El Carmen in the second game. Both games will be exciting!


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