This weekend ended the club’s indoor season. The mens and women have already moved outdoor and U8 the same. More about their seasons in other posts.
U16 had qualified for the final four in Sørbymagle on fourth sport in the league. It has been a struggling season with numerous injuries. At the finals on the squad was of seven players and with an injury list of five players the odds were not good.
First game was against Slagelse and the game was a battle to keep Slagelse from scoring and living on counters. All seven players fought for every inch on the pitch but today that was not enough. Slagelse won 9-1.
In the battle for third place Gentofte met Kalundborg. Gentofte, who now also had a couple of half-ill players again showed a fantastic fight and created many chances, but a good goalie saved them all. The game was lost with 7-0 in the end, but the game was much closer than the score shows.
In the U14 and U16 league was won by Slagelse. Congrats to them.
U10 came to
the play off in first place and was meeting the hosts from Sørbymagle in the
semifinal. The game was characterized by nerves and massive fight from both sides.
Gentofte created quite a lot of chances but a well playing sørby goalie kept Sørbymagle
in the game in the first half. Gentofte however could go to the break up with
Second half Sørbymagle pressed on and Gentofte stood low on the pitch. In the aftermath on a penalty corner Sørbymagle equalized but only one minute later Gentofte took the control on the scoreboard again 2-1. The last 6 minutes of the game was fight and fight from both teams. And in the end, there were not scored anymore goal. Gentofte ready for the final.
In the final Odin was waiting. Here the young team showed a hole other attitude. Gentofte dominated with high pressure during the game and therefore it was not a goal to little with 2-0 at break. Also, from the beginning of second half Gentofte draw away with a lead of 4-0 before Odin got a consolation goal to the result of 4-1. A perfect performance from all players that fought and supported each other all the way.
A big congratulations to the team, coaches, team manager and parents. We look forward to following the youth in the spring.
Also, a big thanks to Sørbymagle for hosting and making the youth final 4 a great day for everybody.
Here we go!