Strikers in goal riot to clinch silverware


Delighted Strikers had good cause to |celebrate their cup victory.
Delighted Strikers had good cause to |celebrate their cup victory.

The annual cup is held over two days at Bunbury United’s home ground, Bunbury Soccerdrome at the South West Sports Centre at Hay Park. The Strikers topped their group to progress to the final, including a six-goal demolition of Bunbury Dynamos.

Facing Backpackers FC in the final, the Strikers were a goal behind with 10 minutes to play before Lewis McGowan found an equaliser to take the game into extra time.

Strikers ran riot in extra time, with Ellis Roberts scoring twice and Tom Ryan also finding the net to give them a 4-1 victory and the cup.

Reece Page won the tournament’s golden boot after finishing as top goal scorer.