MnM Steelers Inter-District Football champions Print
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Thursday, 27 February 2014 00:00

The Football Federation of Belize 2013 Inter-District competition finally came to an end on Sunday February 23 at the FFB Stadium in Belmopan.

In the second and final game in the championship series, MnM Steelers of Independence Village routed the Roaring Creek United by the score of 2-1. The visiting MnM Steelers were able to get on the scoreboard first when Rollin Burgess scored the 1st of his 2 goals in the 39th minute of play for a 1-0 lead. The lead was further extended when Rollin Burgess scored his 2nd and final goal of the game in the 48th minute of play for a 2-0 lead.

It was well into the second half of the game that the home team Roaring Creek United was able to score its only goal of the game when Kenroy Williams scored in the 78th minute of play to cut the deficit into half.  However, the defence of the MnM Steelers were able to keep the Roaring Creek United offence from scoring any more goals in the game to preserve the victory and the Inter-District title.

At the end of the championship game, the FFB presented the championship trophy and the individual awards.

The following players captured the coveted individual awards: MVP- (Playoff and championship series) Rollin Burgess of MnM Steelers, MVP- (Regular Season) Edwani Muñoz of San Estevan FC, Most Goals- Edwani Muñoz of San Estevan FC, Best Forward – Andre Logan of Mavericks, the Best Midfielder – Devin Burgess of MnM Steelers, Best Defender – Enrique Castillo of Progresso FC, Best Goalkeeper- Tirso Duran of Progresso FC, Best Coach – Hector Carlos of Progresso FC and Best Manager – Glenford Guy of Roaring Creek United.