Both Semi-Finals at the BAA Field needed Kicks from the Penalty Mark to decide the Expansion League Festive Tournament Final.
North Village Rams 0 (2) PHC Zebras 0 (4)
The PHC Zebras have advanced to the Expansion League Festive Tournament Final following their Kicks from the Penalty Mark victory over the North Village Rams.
North Village Rams Starting Line Up: Detre Bell, Kyler Knights, CheKai Caisey, Dakai Grant, Jaizel Smith-DeShields, Zenawi Bowen, Akim Johnston, Marcellos Thomas, Justin Bell, Terryn Fray, Z’Dao Dill - Substitutes: - Zaniko Hendrickson, Z’Chai Jennings-Barnett, Wahhaj Shakir, Giniko Butterfield - PHC Zebras Starting Line Up: Calvin Thomas, Diondre Dowling, Jallin Hassell, Mikal Simmons, Zakiyah Lee, Corey Booth, Kole Hall, Shakhai Trott, Omari Tucker, Enaharo Sharrieff-Holdipp, N'Zyah Edwards - Substitutes: - Eusebio King-Mills, Jenico Sealey, Kushae Hypolite, Jerez Eve, Maasai Wilson, Zidane Ming-Wilson
This match played in constant rain saw both teams struggle with the ball speed on the pitch, neither team would break the deadlock in the 90 minutes send the game to be decided with the Kicks.
Kicks from the Penalty Mark
PHC Zebras – Diondre Dowling – Scored
North Village Rams – Justin Bell – Scored
PHC Zebras – Mikal Simmons – Missed
North Village Rams – Akim Johnston – Missed
PHC Zebras - Jenico Sealey – Scored
North Village Rams – CheKai Caisey – Scored
PHC Zebras – Corey Booth – Scored
North Village Rams – Z’Chai Jennings-Barnett – Saved
PHC Zebras – Omari Tucker – Scored
Devonshire Colts 2 (4) Somerset Trojans 2 (1)
The Devonshire Colts also needed Kicks from the Penalty Mark to advance to the Expansion League Festive Tournament Final defeating the Somerset Trojans after the teams finished deadlocked at 2 - 2.
Devonshire Colts Starting Line Up: Quinn Simmons, San-tze Burgess, Richard Jones, Jahkeylo Burgess, Chemarl Henry, Diego Richardson, Eli Smith, Jaquari Paynter, Jomei Bean-Lindo, Mateo Issac, Jah-zion Talbot-Thomas - Substitutes: - Freeman Lema, Quilvan Simmons, Ellington Weldon, Brendon O’Connor, Ashon Hart, Teniko Eve - Somerset Trojans Starting Line Up: Kyjuan Symonds, Jaz Rattery-Smith, Jaellan Greaves, Tahzeiko Harris, Micah Henschke, Makai Joell, Malik Joell, Dalin Richardson, Ramar Simmons, Zaire Smith, D’Andre Wainwright - Substitutes: - Trevin Ming, Dennis Zuill, Antoine Seaman, Trinae Edwards, Coolidge Durham, Nasje Brockington, Jeze Butterfield, Hubert Butterfield, Jacob Estis, Jaden Rattery-Smith
The Somerset Trojans would take the lead in the 22nd minute when Jaz Rattery-Smith scored, but the Devonshire Colts would equalize five minutes later when Jaquari Paynter found the back of the net.
The Somerset Trojans would find themselves back in front in the 39th minute with a goal from Antoine Seaman as they took that lead to the break.
The Devonshire Colts would score the only goal of the second half in the 74th minute when Mateo Issac found the back of the net sending he match to Kicks from the Penalty Mark.
Kicks from the Penalty Mark
Devonshire Colts – Diego Richardson – Scored
Somerset Trojans – Kyjuan Symonds – Missed
Devonshire Colts – Freeman Lema – Scored
Somerset Trojans – Jaellan Greaves – Missed
Devonshire Colts – Chemarl Henry – Scored
Somerset Trojans – Malik Joell – Scored
Devonshire Colts – Jahkeylo Burgess - Scored