Halifax shock Global to claim late Pa Jobe junior tourney title

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

FC Halifax Town over the weekend beat Global FC 3-1 on penalties, after their 1-1 draw in the regulation time in the final played at the Stamford Bridge Football Field to claim the 2017 late Pa Jassey junior football tournament title.

FC Halifax Town were the first team to found the back of the net in the first half before Global FC leveled the scores in the second half after deadlock in the first half.

This pushed the game into penalty shootout, which ended 3-1 in favour of FC Halifax Town.

As the champions, FC Halifax Town went away with a giant trophy and undisclosed cash prized, whilst Global FC received undisclosed cash prized as the runners-up.

Author: Lamin Darboe