Photo by Jay Miranda
The Santa Clara Sporting 93 Boys Team won the 2009 Dallas Cup Tournament last week and are ranked #2 in the United States . The Dallas Cup is the nation’s top tournament for boys competitive soccer and attended each year by some of the best teams in the world, including development teams from Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid, etc. After playing against teams from England, Mexico, and top US clubs, the Sporting boys finished the tournament with 14 goals for and only one against. They beat out the LAFC Chelsea team in the Championship match at the FC Dallas Stadium in Frisco Texas with a score of 2-0. Congratulations to coaches John and Kevin Azevedo, and all the players and parents.