A team of Positive Futures players from FURD, playing under the name of Sharrow United, performed with great credit in the 14th annual <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com🏢smarttags" />
Sharrow finished joint top of their opening 5-team group, winning 5-0 versus Kilcully FC of
A successful first day was soured by a knee injury to key striker Junior Ndlovu which ruled him out of the rest of the tournament.
On the Sunday 16 teams from the original 40 qualified for the
A tight 0-0 draw (after extra time) against Zambia FC led to a penalty shootout which the Zambians won 4-3.
The team did both FURD and Sharrow United proud, and were the talk of the tournament – before the injuries struck.
Joint leading goal scorers were captain Sandro Vashakidze and Achile Magala with seven goals each, Mursal Mohammed and Junior Ndlovu chipped in with three apiece with the outstanding Marcin Ostowicki scoring a solitary goal.
The team are looking forward to having another crack next September. The