Sidekicks Strong Showing in Central Cup
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Paul Donaghy – 469.393.0162
Sidekicks Win Two of three gameS in Central Cup
Allen, Texas – The Dallas Sidekicks got a jump on the MASL regular season with three games in the Central Cup competition featuring the St. Louis Ambush, Kansas City Comets and Wichita Wings. The Dallas Sidekicks finished up the Central Cup strong, winning their last two games, placing them in 2nd place with a 2-1 record.
The Sidekicks kicked off their first game of the Central cup at home against the Kansas City Comets on December 12th. Dallas was down a goal, 4-3, heading into the final quarter with newly minted All-Star Lipe scoring a hat-trick and continuing his great form from last season. The Sidekicks gave up some fourth quarter goals while chasing the game eventually falling 8-3 to Kansas City, who won the Central Cup with a perfect 3-0 record and really only being challenged by Dallas in the tournament.
The Sidekicks then went on the road December 18th to take on the Wichita Wings, defeating them 8-6. Victor Almendariz came up big with a hat-trick followed by Gustavo Piedra scoring a brace with Oscar Romero and Freddy Moojen each notching important goals. The Sidekicks finished off the Central Cup beating the St. Louis Ambush on the road 5-3 on December 20th. Felipe De Sousa led the team with two goals with Moojen, Julio Varela and Lipe each chipping in with scores. The Sidekicks looked strong in their attack, showing multiple players could come away with goals.
The Dallas Sidekicks will kick off their regular season with their home-opener on January 2nd looking for revenge against a strong Kansas City Comets team who went undefeated through the Central Cup. That game will kick-off at 7 p.m at the Allen Event Center. Get tickets to the game by calling the Dallas Sidekicks front office at 469-393-0160.
ABOUT THE DALLAS SIDEKICKS
The Dallas Sidekicks is an American professional indoor soccer team of the Major Arena Soccer League. The organization was established in 1983, is headquartered in Allen, Texas, and plays all home games at the Allen Event Center. Follow the Sidekicks at www.dallassidekicks.com and on their social media.
Facebook & Instagram: @gosidekicksofficial Twitter: @gosidekicks
ABOUT THE MAJOR ARENA SOCCER LEAGUE
The Major Arena Soccer League represents the highest level of professional arena soccer in the world. The MASL features teams across North America, with teams playing coast-to-coast in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The MASL is currently incorporated as a 501(c)6 not for profit corporation formed to promote the business and sport of arena soccer.