JUGOtv COPA ALIANZA: WINNERS DETERMINED AFTER PENALTY KICKS
Real España Eli, JUGOtv Copa Alianza’s second local champion within Alianza de Fubtol’s 2019 tour. These first place locals have secured their spot in the National Finals, along with Horizon, Houston’s runner-up. Both teams will go on to compete for the $40,000 prize.
In the fields of Meyer Park, Real España Eli faced Horizon in a hard-fought final, in which Real España Ei took the victory with penalty kicks, after a score of 1-1 during the allotted time forced these teams to go into overtime.
Both teams will compete against each city’s 1st and 2nd place teams from the 2019 tour in order to have the chance to win the biggest prize that any amateur soccer tournament in the United States has awarded.
Houston has hosted 200 players, distributed amongst 10 teams, and now, the JUGOtv Copa Alianza tournament stands tall as the most important and prestigious amateur soccer competition in the United States.
Next stop, Dallas, TX! Alianza de Futbol and JUGOtv Copa Alianza’s 2019 tournament continues on June 22 and 23 in the Lone Star State.