CASTRIES, SAINT LUCIA; TUESDAY DECEMBER 04, 2018 – Following the latest round of matches, the Group Standings in the Veterans Inc. Football Tournament is interestingly poised.
Group A is lead by Soufriere Veterans on 9 points, followed by VSADC having completed their schedule is on six points. The final game in this group featuring Anse La Raye and Soufriere Veterans is pivotal to VSADC chances as a win for Anse La Raye will send them through.
Gros Islet are run away leaders in Group B also on a maximum 9 points with one game in hand. Micoud Veterans on 7 points are second in the group, and is better place to advance to the next round.
Group C is intriguingly poised, headed by Laborie’s Veterans on 6 points with one game remaining. Labowee Connections are on 5 points also with one game left, and Central Vieux-Fort on 4 points all with a chance.
There are no qualms in Group D which is virtually sealed with Lancers in the leadership position with 8 points, followed by Marchand Veterans on7 points
The Knockout Stage of the Plate Champion will take the following format-:
• Third Place A vs. Fourth Place B
• Third Place B vs. Fourth Place A
• Third Place C vs. Fourth Place D
• Third Place D vs. Fourth Place C.
The knockout round of the Championship Final Eight, will see the following match ups-:
• Winner Group A vs. Second Place Group B
• Winner Group B vs. Second Place Group A
• Winner Group C vs. Second Place Group D
• Winner Group D vs. Second Place Group C
All these matches are scheduled to be played at the Mabouya Valley Playing Field in January 2019.