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2010 AIFF Club World Cup Final
AIFF Club World Cup Final
Event 2010 AIFF Club World Cup
After extra time
Date 30 August 2010
Venue Dawson Bowl, Dawson
Man of the Match Sunkte Saathoff (Freeport Sounders FC)
Referee Alex Keller (Duwamish)
Attendance 103,978
Weather Sunny, 73 °F (23 °C)
2011

The 2010 AIFF Club World Cup Final was the conclusion of the inaugural AIFF Club World Cup on 30 August 2010 in which the Freeport Sounders FC won 3–2 in extra time over Kasaba Bay FC at the Dawson Bowl in Dawson, Duwamish.

Kasaba initially led 2–0 by halftime, but two goals by Freeport forced extra time and Sunkte Saathoff scored the winning penalty in the 111th minute after he was taken down by a defender in the box and goalkeeper Xolani Jengo unknowingly using his hands outside of the box.

Route to the finalEdit

Flag of Escambia Freeport Sounders FC Round Flag of Jumaane Kasaba Bay FC
Opponent Result First round Opponent Result
Flag of Petrova Chihiro FC 3–1 Match 1 Flag of Corraile Centreburg FC 2–0
Flag of Cincinnati AC Cincinatti 0–0 Match 2 Flag of Rhodes Rhodes FC 0–0
Flag of Lanaya Lanaya FC 2–0 Match 3 Flag of Linktoria FC Linktoria 2–1
Team Pld W L D Pts
Flag of Escambia Freeport Sounders FC 32107
Flag of Cincinnati AC Cincinatti 31114
Flag of Lanaya Lanaya FC 31023
Flag of Petrova Chihiro FC 31023
Final standing
Team Pld W L D Pts
Flag of Jumaane Kasaba Bay FC 32017
Flag of Rhodes Rhodes FC 31025
Flag of Corraile Centreburg FC 31203
Flag of Linktoria FC Linktoria 30211
Opponent Result Knockout stage Opponent Result
Flag of Central Texas Expedition United 4–1 Quarter-finals Flag of Puget Dawson Ducks FC 2–1
Flag of Starfishland Aspatria United 2–0 Semifinals Flag of Æscgeard White Star 1–0

Build-upEdit

MatchEdit

SummaryEdit

The Final was played on 30 August 2010 at the Dawson Bowl in Dawson, Duwamish. Escambian team Freeport Sounders FC won 3–2 after extra time over Kasaba Bay FC of Jumaane in front of 103,978 spectators, a record for people watching live soccer in Duwamish.

The game began with the Sounders kicking off and attacking towards the Kasaba Bay goal, creating several chances in the first ten minutes, most being saved by goalkeeper Xolani Jengo. In the 15th minute, Kobina Kato stole a ball from Freeport defender Emerson Lester and shot 30 yards outside of Christopher Jansen's goal and scored, giving Kasaba a 1–0 lead. Unathi Kojo extended the lead to 2–0 in the 21st minute off a free kick given for a tackle outside of the box. The half ended after two minutes of overtime with Kasaba leading 2–0 over Freeport.

During the early minutes of the second half, Freeport had possession of the ball and attempted to score several times, but Jengo saved all attempts. In the 61st minute, Freeport captain Sunkte Saathoff received a pass from Sam Lester in between the Kasaba defense and scored to make it 2–1. Sam Lester headed in the ball into Jengo's goal in the 73rd minute for the equalizer off a Saathoff corner kick, forcing extra time. In the 110th minute, Saathoff attempted to score outside of the box, but was taken down by Kasaba defender Fungai Itumeleng, who received a yellow card, and goalkeeper Xolani Jengo retrieved the ball with his hands outside of the penalty box and was sent off on handball. Saathoff scored the winning goal from the awarded free kick in the 111th minute, giving the Freeport Sounders a 3–2 win.

DetailsEdit

30 August 2010
17:00
Final
Freeport Sounders FC Flag of Escambia 3 – 2
(a.e.t.)
Flag of Jumaane Kasaba Bay FC Dawson Bowl, Dawson
Attendance: 103,978
Referee: Alex Keller (Duwamish)
Saathoff Soccerball shade 61' Soccerball shade 111'
Lester Soccerball shade 73'
Report Kato Soccerball shade 15'
Kojo Soccerball shade 21'
Itumeleng Yellow card 110'
Jengo Red card 110'

Post-matchEdit

See alsoEdit