A picture perfect day for football took place on Sunday the 21st of July at Valentine Sports Park, as association clubs from far and wide came together in a battle to take home this years’ State Cup honours.
Thousands of players and their fans made their way to the home of football in Glenwood, as the battle for cup glory and association bragging rights took place, with fifteen championship winners crowned.
Four age groups were named after former administrators, players and football advocates who have assisted in the development of the game in NSW.
The 12 Boys were playing for the Frank Broughton Cup, the 12 Girls the Cheryl Salisbury Cup, the 21 Men’s the Robertson Cup while the All Age Men fought it out for the Bill Cullinan Cup.
Manly Warringah Football Association took the first honours with Pittwater RSL claiming the Cheryl Salisbury Cup against the Blacktown Association’s club the Parklea SFC . (Click Here for Full Match Report.)
While the Frank Broughton Cup was taken out by Sutherland Association side Lilli Pilli FC, who defeated their cross town rivals Marton FC in a compelling 3-1 victory. (Click Here for Full Match Report.)
The Robertson Cup for the first time in five years will leave it’s residency from the Sutherland Association, thanks to Football South Coast side Wollongong United FC, who defeated Glenmore Park FC in a 3-nil thrashing. (Click Here for Full Match Report.)
Concluding the day’s accolades, the Bill Cullinan Cup was taken home by the Kirrawee Kangaroos in what was a thrilling display of football. The Kirrawee Kanagroos emerging victorious for a second year in a row within this competition, to become champions once more (Click Here for Full Match Report.)
Football NSW CEO Stuart Hodge praised the clubs and associations on making this day so special.
“The State Cup is one of our most prestigious events we run at Football NSW.
“Events such as these allow clubs from within our associations to test themselves against the best from around the state.
“We thank all those behind the scenes in making today’s event a significant highlight within our annual calendar.”
2019 STATE CUP RESULTS
|Age Group||Home Team||Score||Away Team||Score|
|12 Boys Frank Broughton Cup||Lilli Pilli FC||3||vs||Marton FC||1|
|12 Girls Cheryl Salisbury Cup||Parklea SFC||0||vs||Pittwater RSL FC||4|
|14 Girls||Sylvania Heights FC||1||vs||Pittwater RSL||0|
|16 Girls||Pittwater RSL FC||5||vs||West Pymble FC||1|
|All Age Women||Epping FC||0||vs||Albion Park Soccer Club||2|
|16 Boys||Hornsby Heights FC||1||vs||Castle Hill United FC||3|
|14 Boys||Winston Hills FC||2||vs||Mt Pritchard Junior SC||1|
|18 Men||Lilli Pilli FC||2||vs||Forest Killarney FC||3|
|All Age Men Bill Cullinan Cup||Kirrawee Kanagroos FC||4||vs||Randwick City FC||2|
|Over 35 Men||Dunbar Rovers FC||1||vs||Como Jannali FC||2|
|13 Boys||Balmain & District FC||2||vs||Mt Pritchard Junior SC||3|
|17 Boys||Castle Hill United FC||6||vs||Miranda Magpies FC||1|
|15 Boys||Gymea United FC||1||vs||Winston Hills FC||2|
|21 Men Robertson Cup||Glenmore Park FC||0||vs||Wollongong United FC||3|
|18 Women||Avalon SC||1||vs||Shellharbour JFC||0|
GAME DAY IMAGES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE
All 2019 State Cup Final images will be available for purchase within 4 weeks via www.photosbyloopii.com.au
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Football NSW acknowledges Nike as the Official Ball of the 2019 State Cup.
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