08 Mar Para i onra, para i gloria – Matao Installment 5
Para i onra, para i gloria is a recurring feature on GuamFA.com, with profiles of selected players from Guam’s national teams.
In the fifth and final 2014 installment for the Matao, the featured player is Ryan Guy. Guy is part of the Matao, a team that most recently won the EAFF East Asian Cup Round 1 tournament in Guam, for the third straight time. In addition to helping the team win the tournament, Guy was recognized as both the tournament’s top scorer as well as MVP.
The Matao played against Macau, Mongolia, and the Northern Mariana Islands in the Round 1 tournament.
Guam will now move on to the tournament’s semifinal round in Chinese Taipei in November to face Hong Kong, Chinese Taipei and DPR Korea. The team leaves next week and will meet in Chinese Taipei for a short training camp before the tournament.