02 August 2013

BIG CANNONS FIGHT FOR FIRST POINT

FC Santa Rosa won its first point of the 2013-2014 TTFA Super League season with a hard fought 0:0 draw against 1973 Phoenix FC in Tobago. After losing their first three matches by an aggregare score of 12:3, the Big Cannons traveled to the the sister isle needing to find at least one point and to get their season going. Coach Keith Look Loy, returned after being absent for a month while at the CONCACAF Gold Cup in the USA, made changes to the team formation and starting line-up, which proved effective as the Big Cannons stifled the home team’s attack and created a few half-chances of their own.

The draw against a Phoenix team that is always very strong at home (they won last weekend 3:1 in Tobago) was celebrated in the Santa Rosa camp as a sign that the Big Cannons are showing signs of arising from their early season slumber. Next up is a visit to Real Maracas FC on Sunday 4 August.

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