Last year Öjaby Sport eliminated IBK Tygriket in the semi final. When the game in boys 14 category round of 16 was about to begin on saturday morning they yet again played against each other. This time, it was IBK Tygrikets time to celebrate.
Before the game the both captains of the teams were captured in a standoff picture. Wilgot Jörneberg, the captain in Tygriket was ready to get his revenge from last years defeat. And this time he and his team got it.
After being 1-0 down, the made a great comeback and turn the game to their favour by winning 3-1.
The game was going back and forth with physical challenges and high pace. Tygriket was the team that showed strenght and are now heading to the round of 8 later today.
Wilgot Jörneberg likes to play Gothia Cup and it is the third time he participates.
– It’s the highlight of the year. Every time when the season starts, you start looking forward to this tournament, Wilgot said.
IBK Tygriket play their next game 15.40 in Valhalla A. (round of 8)