GUAM FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION

NAPA Rovers fall to Philippines Stallion FC in int'l friendly

[June 11, 2017 - Laguna, Philippines] The Philippines' Stallion Laguna FC handed the NAPA Rovers a 4-0 loss in the Guam club's first-ever AFC-recognized international club friendly Saturday at the Biñan Football Stadium in Laguna, Philippines.

To watch the NAPA Rovers FC-Stallion Laguna FC fixture online, check out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KppiV_sSnQI

Stallion FC recently received its official club license to compete in the new, fully professional Philippines Football League from the Philippines Football Federation earlier this year after the team played consistently in the United Football League (UFL), according the PFF Web site. In the team's current season in the PFL, Stallion FC is tied for points at the bottom of the league table with a 0-1-3 record after four matches, the PFL Web site states. Stallion Laguna next plays against Davao Aguilas FC (0-1-3) Jun. 18.

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NAPA Rovers play in training match ahead of trip to PI

[June 8, 2017 - Harmon, Guam] Four-time Budweiser Soccer League Premier Division champions NAPA Rovers added a training match against visiting Kyoto Sangyo University of Japan in preparation for the Guam club's international club friendly in the Philippines against Stallion Laguna FC.

In Tuesday's training match at Guam Football Association National Training Center, the visiting team, first-time winners of the "Guam Challenge" tournament in Japan, broke down the Rovers defense early on to win 8-0 with two goals from Kuwagaki Chikahiro (26', 50') and one each from Mitani Tomoshi (8'), Toyoshima Yoshiki (16'), Fukuyama Sora (31'), Nishikawa Kazuya (37'), Kagawa Yuhi (52'), and Saotome Shogo (78').

The Rovers will depart Guam Friday evening to the Philippines, where the club's Premier Division and Division 2 teams will face off against Philippines Football League's Stallion Laguna FC Saturday and Sunday, respectively.

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Legozzie, Spindel accepted as 2017 FIFA Asst Referees

[December 17, 2016 - Harmon, Guam] Kyle Legozzie and Shawn Spindel may feature as assistant referees in FIFA international matches as early as January 2017 following their recent acceptance by football’s world governing body to officiate at the highest level of the sport.

Legozzie and Spindel were the first-ever nominations by Guam Football Association’s Referees Committee to FIFA and the pair recently received their official FIFA Assistant Referee 2017 badges.

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FC Storm from Yokosuka return for friendly matches

[May 30, 2016 - Harmon, Guam] FC Storm from Yokosuka, Japan returned for a pair of friendly matches against girls teams from Guam Saturday and Sunday evening at the Guam Football Association National Training Center.

The team first visited Guam last year, winning its friendly match against the Mini Masakåda, the Guam U14 Girls national team that were training under coach Kyung Shipman for the AFC U14 Girls Regional Championship.

This year, the team played members of the Junior Masakåda training squad, as well as a mixed group of mostly high-school aged girls from teams in the Bud Light Women's Soccer League.

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Wings FC win Pacific Summer Invitational tournament

[May 3, 2015 - Harmon, Guam] The Wings FC scored 31 goals and allowed just four over three official match days to claim the championship title of the 2015 Pacific Summer Invitational U15 Football Tournament at the Guam Football Association.

In Sunday’s championship match, the Wings blanked the visiting Claret School of Quezon City U15 Boys team 3-0 for the title. Inochi Recella was named the tournament’s MVP, recording a hat trick in the final match. Recella first finished a free kick from teammate Jordan Jasmin to notch the lone first-half goal in the contest. Next, Takumi Ito and Takumi Kishi both found Recella in two other opportunities for the final score.

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