Caulfield v Peninsula Annual Soccer Match 2015

On Tuesday September 22, the annual Peninsula v Caulfield soccer match took place for the prestigious MONSU cup.

This year marked the 13th occasion of the match which first began in 2003.

With the overall tally locked at 6 wins each, it was sure to be a tense affair.

In the end Peninsula came away with a narrow 3-2 victory, holding off a fast finishing Caulfield. Caulfield trailed by 3 goals early in the second half but fought back late in the game, controlling all play for the last 30 minutes and narrowly missing the opportunity to equalise on several occasions.

Freya Crocker did a tremendous job in goals for Peninsula to fight off the numerous attempts on goal and earn player of the match, whilst Jarred Sultana proved a pillar of strength, mopping up countless attacks in his sweeper role.

Peninsula Goal Scorers:

Daniel Fleming
Nick Mandic
Max Waldron

Caulfield Goal Scorers:

Michael Ligocki

Peninsula captain Ervin Lim, Monash Sport Director Brett Lavale and Caulfield captain Tony Nguyen