Continental Qualifier for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, Nanjing, China
|4 February 2014|
|02||Round-Robin||10:15am||CAN - PUR||14 - 0||Final|
The 2nd Match of the Men’s Youth Pan Am Championships 2014 pushed off with Canada versus the hosts Puerto Rico. Canada scored their 1st goal compliments of a powerful strike just yards away from the goal by #12, A. Sidhu. Only 2 minutes later #19, B. Panesar scored a well taken reverse stick shot to bring the score to 2-0. A dead ball strike by #10 G. Espinosa Soto of Puerto Rico from the half line beat the Canada keeper to the surprise of many but the goal is disallowed. The Puerto Rican keeper then made a great save, but the ball got caught beneath the pads and Canada tapped in for their 3rd goal of the contest. A strong baseline drive and pass to the centre, followed by a powerful strike gave Canada their 4th goal. The 1st period ended 4-0 in favor of Canada.
Midway into the 2nd period Canada scored their 5th goal from a penalty challenge by #8 A. Sidhu. Canada scored within less than a minute to bring the score to 6-0. Canada then scored their 7th item of the contest just moments before the end of the 2nd period. At the start of the 3rd period with an excellent passing game and rising confidence Canada doubled their score line to end the match 14-0 in their favor.
|PUR||27||7||SANCHEZ NAVARRO Gerardo||Yellow|