HPOI beats Titan in Innodata Football Cup finals-A A +A
Friday, September 27, 2013
HPOI snagged the championship trophy of the 1st Innodata 9-a-side Football Cup last Sunday at the San Roque football pitch in Subangdaku, Mandaue City.
HPOI edged out Titan Springdale, 1-0, in a penalty shootout, with Jan Bernal hitting the winning goal. Bernal was named the tournament’s MVP, while Estilito Amodia, also of HPOI, was picked as best goalkeeper.
HPOI earned a slot in the finals following a 2-0 victory over Author Solutions, while the first runner-up earned a ticket to the championships after a 1-0 win against Aegis People Support.
The one-day football tournament was organized by Innodata Football Club (IFC), in cooperation with Advance Environmental Control, Inc. and Poweredge Solutions Phils. Inc. Innodata FC is headed by playing coach Darwin Bordalba.
Six squads joined the inaugural Innodata 9-a-side Football Cup – HPOI, Titan Springdale, Aegis People Support, Author Solutions, T-United and Fairchild Semiconductor.
IFC is looking at holding a bigger and better tournament next year.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on September 28, 2013.