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Thursday, October 2, 2014

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Anonymous said...

Our club team koolaid taste great. For a third of the $ too. Development is fine and maybe at 16 ecnl will be the ticket...for pipe dreamers. Keep inhaling a sucker born every minute.

Anonymous said...

NEWSS brackets are out.

Anonymous said...

Can you post the link? I can't see the brackets only the registered teams.

Anonymous said...

Newss brackets are not out. If they were they took them back as not being final. Yes, travel is part of it, not just VA, MD or Mass. Just look at the college coaches attending Newss. Go to the last ECNL tournament and see attending college coaches...That my friend is what you are paying for. Exposure to top programs in the country. I don't think you'll see coaches from Stanford, Cal, UNC or UVA at any of the tourneys you are playing at, if DII or DIII is your aim, your in a good spot. ENJOY!

Anonymous said...

The odds of your Mia attending D1 FOR SOCCER IS LESS than 2%...the odds of my scholar attending A d1 and having soccer as supplement is far greater..keep drinking ecnl koolaid as the rest of our girls play soccer and you talk the rhetoric they pump in your pamphlets
..UnC UVA yeah right just on soccer well see...need to be a team player soccer is not 1v1 as you bounce from team to team

Anonymous said...

NEWSS Showcase Red before they removed it.
Bracket A
GFA(NJ)
NJ Crush Storm(NJ)
Farmingdale X-treme(NYE)
Yankee United Flash-NPL(CT)

Bracket B
NJ Stallions(NJ)
New Hyde Park(NYE)
World Class-ECNL(NYE)
Brick Fury(NJ)

Anonymous said...

Copa COPA COPA lets go today!!!

Anonymous said...

MF ECNL unable to score against a non-ecnl team in SECOND bracket of Bethesda.

North United from PAW are just a normal team that compete at all tournaments. Won second bracket at Delco this year. Good team.

Maybe MF 'it's all about ECNL' parents might quiet down now...

Anonymous said...

Too funny... College a non issue at u14-16, college coaches will be looking at hs seniors to complete their team for next year.

Anonymous said...

They are at Bethesda and you are at maps challenge , get realYou have not won anything!!!!!

Anonymous said...

Last time we checked slick your teams have not won anything ..your presence makes a club mush and destroys the chemistry needed for winning.. What team will it be next

Anonymous said...

Bethesda: nj edp in 1st bracket, nj ecnl in 2nd bracket?

This is why they do not leave the bubble..

Anonymous said...

"Go to the last ECNL tournament and see attending college coaches...That my friend is what you are paying for"

ROI not too good if you want college coaches' attention just pay and go to college camps at u17, you will be doing this anyway

ps thought you were paying for top training & development

Anonymous said...

Again, what happened to COPA,COPA,COPA today?

Anonymous said...

7:48

I am happy about my daughters league( ECNL) I believe its the best girls league in the nation.

with some significant club participation.

PDA, Dallas Texans , Sand Diego Surf , Michigan Hawks.

I am happy that you like your leagues as well.

"Different strokes for different folks"

Enjoy your journey with your daughter

Anonymous said...

Freehold vs COPA on consolation final!! Good job ! Lol lol

Anonymous said...

Low level tournament with GFA clearly the best team & Copa & Freehold play for 3rd? This really shows where these 2 teams are headed. Copa may be able to regroup at a level below but Freehold never did well in the 2nd or 3rd tier of flights so it will be interesting to see what happens to these teams in the Spring after very disappointing Fall seasons.

Anonymous said...

Any update on EDP Commock game?

Anonymous said...

Gfa solid. No chance against them this weekend. Copa and freehold in trouble. Low level I guess so. But Bethesda is far. Good teams here. Next weekend will be better with maps. You just cannot discount a team that trains 4 nights per week. They really "earn" the wins.

Anonymous said...

clearly GFA the 3rd best team in NJ...Behind PDA&MF

Anonymous said...

Very funny!

Anonymous said...

What happened to Copa today? When you lose to Freehold 3-1 it might be over for you. Shame to see them fall so fast.

Anonymous said...

Freehold won 3-1 vs Copa! Well done third place!!

Anonymous said...

Was over for Copa when coach left and best player left for MF... Then next best attacking player quit for social reasons but came to team with former coach from STA and was upset that he left.

When you lose coach that made team successful and 2 best attacking players... The only way is down unfortunately. They will compete in some decent games with current roster but if they lose any more players they will be in big trouble.

Anonymous said...

Good job freehold ... Well done girls

Anonymous said...

Pda/mf Come out come out where ever you are play plz .�� Both clubs trying to fleece players from top 5 . Mainly copa players . PDA has already reachout to copa fullback hands off .

Anonymous said...

Good job freehold??? Lol unbelievable

Anonymous said...

Its kind of funny how everyone is saying good job to Freehold when everyone said the finals of the Maps Tournament would be Copa and Freehold when Freehold got their butts kicked by GFA. I dont know why everyone hates GFA. They play good soccer and they proved themselves this weekend.They beat Freehold and went 4-0 this tournament. And you people have to notice that Freehold and other teams like Brick have been together for what like 3-5 years. But GFA are together for 1 year and look where they are. Give them some credit for once. I dont know how people can still say Copa is the best team by far when they cant even go to the finals in the 2nd Bracket. And they still complain it was the refs fault or bad luck. This has been going on for a month now! Come on, realize something simple. Please.

Anonymous said...

Its kind of funny how everyone is saying good job to Freehold when everyone said the finals of the Maps Tournament would be Copa and Freehold when Freehold got their butts kicked by GFA. I dont know why everyone hates GFA. They play good soccer and they proved themselves this weekend.They beat Freehold and went 4-0 this tournament. And you people have to notice that Freehold and other teams like Brick have been together for what like 3-5 years. But GFA are together for 1 year and look where they are. Give them some credit for once. I dont know how people can still say Copa is the best team by far when they cant even go to the finals in the 2nd Bracket. And they still complain it was the refs fault or bad luck. This has been going on for a month now! Come on, realize something simple. Please.

Anonymous said...

Good job freehold??? Lol unbelievable

Anonymous said...

Copa has some very good players that are now not being coached correctly. They should move on. All those parents must be able to see that from last season to this is just an unbelievable drop.

Your Spring season and summer was not a fluke, you deserved every success you had. But now... It's actually hard to believe some of these results. Best player leaving or not... You have a full roster of very talented girls. Clearly the new coach is not doing your girls justice.

I heard he has changed players positions around, benched starters that started the whole Spring when you were successful...

If it doesn't change for you next spring... I'd be looking elsewhere.

Anonymous said...

Wow, Commack lost today. If GFA wins against TSF, GFA will win the EDP North.

Anonymous said...

Newss brackets out...

Anonymous said...

You are correct gfa girls did not touch a soccer ball until this year... cmon girls have been playing soccer just as long as most other u14 girls since u9 or so, teams now change personal yearly so all are in the same boat, happy for the girls having success, not a gfa parent

Anonymous said...

http://www.gotsport.com/asp/directors/tournament/vieweventteamscleanb.asp?EventID=38730&Group=Girls_14

NEWSS Brackets

Anonymous said...

TRIC in 2nd flight of NEWSS? They couldn't score a goal in 3rd flight of Bethseda so going to be a tough way to end the season.

Anonymous said...

5 05 clearly you have no knowledge of soccer and are just creating trouble. For what reason that's anybody s guess. Copa is a team that had a nice run up the lower flights, playing a very direct style, capitalizing on the players strengths that are no longer there. Like others that come from the lower levels, they often find it difficult to play or stay at those higher levels. without those goals from those players. this years results should be no surprise. No t about the coaching. coach seems to have them attempting to play soccer. Vut again 5:05 you wouldn t know that.
PDA recruiting a Copa defensive player.Sounds like more fiction

Anonymous said...

I watched Copa play (gfa parent). I have to say they tried to play soccer. They were passing nice and tried to keep the team work in place. However, it looked like they were just trying to learn that. Dont you think its pretty late at this point? Maybe not but they will suffer for a while while this attempt turnd into a consistant play. They need some leaders as well to pressure and outplay their opponents. At this point the play looks more described as played instinctively. But again, they tried to play nice soccer. They just could not compete at this speed and level.

Anonymous said...

TR & NJX looked very bad this weekend at Bethesda...I see both these programs on the decline especially going into the HS years as they will only draw MAPS level players!! NJX got blown out 3-0 and 6-1 this weekend. Not a good showing for a so called NJ Top 10 team....

Anonymous said...

TR's season overall wasn't bad. Bethesda is a high level tournament. Not a place for average town teams. Did NJX bring their defense or GK to the tourney? MFA brought it to the table finally.

Anonymous said...

6:43pm ... It's not fiction it's reality pda / mf have been looking at girls to build up there squads . Once edp season is done fleecing will begin . Copa fullback is talking to pda well parents are .

Anonymous said...

I would guess the Copa player and PDA is a mutual thing. It sounds like this player is going to ditch if she can. Also sounds like she has some reasons to as well. Don't be jealous. Be happy someone is doing something for their kid or the kid is doing something for herself. Isn't this what is all about?

Anonymous said...

parents talking to PDA.. is not the same as PDA reaching out ....
a lot of parents think their kids can play there on the top teams. The reality is few will. Seen the Copa play and like others say, didn't notice that standout player. But then again
PDA has what-3 teams in this age group. So sure it is possible ; just probably not the ecnl team

Anonymous said...

PDA team needs defensive help. It is obvious by their goal differential and total goals given up. I think the coach would be looking for help as current players not doing the Job in the ECNL league.

Not making the ECNL playoffs is a tremendous black eye on the program.

They will have to fix it and they will look for help to get it fixed.

Anonymous said...

6:43 - Copa have never played a direct style. Old coach was having them take goal-kicks short, and passing on the ground until they got high up the pitch and looked for through balls. New coach is trying to get them to pass all the way into the 18 as the fast forwards both left the team so through balls difficult now.

So your 'run up the lower flights playing a direct style' comment clearly shows that it's you that has no knowledge. Copa finished 2nd in EDP 1st Div North in Spring with no defeats, won a tough PDA flight and made Semi's in a top flight at Delco before competing at 2 National Finals.

Do some research or actually watch them play more than once before you speak up.

Anonymous said...

You NJ teams are funny! TR didn't have a bad season? I guess your expectations are pretty low then as they had a losing record in a 2nd division of EDP & finished behind teams like NJ Wildcats & whoever Bridgewater is & just went to a real tournament mind you in the 3rd flight & didn't score a goal. I have seen Copa play last season & they were okay playing mostly to their speed up top but nothing impressive as most NJ are. Don't know GFA yet so we'll see if NJ can come up with another good top level team or just be average like the rest. How many NJ teams in top flight of Bethseda & how did they do?

Anonymous said...

5:18 what state are u from?

Anonymous said...

NY & we only see 2 at the most ever at top tournaments in top 2 flights from NJ.

Anonymous said...

How many to teams does NY have?

Anonymous said...

Any events worth talking about this weekend?
Anyone know about the EDP open , what it is and were the scores are listed? Ive been hearing talk about it, but dont see any info.

Anonymous said...

2 00AM
U R expert. With the current roster, how would U have Copa playing

Anonymous said...

you are from NY so:
New hyde park/ HBC /Commack right?
all teams that play in EDP north: look at the standing and you will see GFA there with them. Copa too.

Anonymous said...

The fact of the matter is that
Copa Suca!!!

Anonymous said...

NYSC & World Class.

Anonymous said...

11:54 - I wouldn't have the best centre-back sat on the bench... thats for sure.

New coach needs to recognize quickly that is a HUGE issue. Natural leader on defense sits most games now and when she does play she plays outside-back. Awful coaching decision.

Anonymous said...

Copa took a top 3 team and in 4short months turned them into maybe a top 20 team,great job DOC.....

Anonymous said...

did i miss something copa copa copa top 3 last yr?

Anonymous said...

"clearly GFA the 3rd best team in NJ...Behind PDA&MF"

You're Serious? There's SJEB and you must be accidentally be forgetting the team tat beat you handily in EDP cup.

Anonymous said...

I guess they mean sjeb, brick, gfa, pda, (mf, freehold,copa,njx,etc)

Anonymous said...

Old copa coach must have been a bloody genius, as current copa team with 4 coaches can't achieve same results.
Thats the only difference from last season.

Yup definitely the coaching.

Anonymous said...

Or maybe COPA was never that good since they were in lower flights...

Anonymous said...

What's the story on SJEB? They didn't do very well at Bethesda. Just one bad weekend or something more? Don't know much about them.

Anonymous said...

6:11 = shameful post from the ex-coach himself. Give it a rest a move on.

Anonymous said...

Old Copa coach speeks the truth. It hurts when its blunt. The leadership in Copa land is horrendous. And although the Copa folks were warned with a leaky email, they stayed. Now its shame on you Copa parents.

Anonymous said...

COPA COPA COPA is like politics.
On one side of the aisle those that support the old coach and say it doesn t matter that they lost 2 top goal scoresrs and the others, say move on that shouldn t matter.

Anonymous said...

Was the MF FC Stars final a a PK score or a nine goal thriller?

Anonymous said...

Hey brick guy you can't even beat freehold How can talk about being a top team....Never a top team tHe end is near

Anonymous said...

NJ soccer is mess. You guys kill successful programs like PDA or the very few teams you have that go out & represent in top tournaments against real competition then brag about making a final in a low level tournament only to NOT even make the finals. You make your State look bad & that is why NJ will never have a dominate team with all the jealousy & in fighting. This team will kill this team, this team can't even beat this team talk makes you look ignorant but it is amusing to us soccer educated people so keep putting down clubs or teams that actually do something from your State while the rest of Region 1 continues to get stronger.

Anonymous said...

Thanks your input hillbilly from region 1....the comments are from two or three jerks the same ones over and over again...so before you jump in and fall for the trolls tip a cow or something or better yet churn butter...PDA..MF do okay...but for now many clubs will not support programs that does not support the average household with players that can play at ecnl's level...they exclude families that can't afford the overpriced tag for less training an . Large rosters.that's why PDA and MF at thus bracket can't compete they merely have players that pay to play

Anonymous said...

This is a region1 forum not a NJ specific forum, but this age group is dominated by NJ. FYI NY, Philly, Baltimore, Boston, Wash, DC and Richmond are all included in Region 1 so exactly what prompts the "hillbilly" comment? By the way your writing suggests that your own education may be wanting.

Anonymous said...

Don t worry about NJ soccer, just look to see some of the top high school teams n the country.
Or check the box score of top 5 ranked U. Of Virginia first round win in college cup tournament, to see 3 NJ kids with points.

Anonymous said...

Copa parents. Why you blame everything on your coach? Don't yoy realize that many team has re-formed after the high school factor kicked in? The fact that you lost couple players is something that has happened to all teams. However, other teams got new ones. Did you or did you get new key players? Doesn't look like. It must difficult for yiur coach to deal with this and crazy parents' assumptions. Your success from last season was not as amazing as you think. You have not beaten sjeb, gfa, brick, pda, etc. You just had more luck playing against others in NOT top level tournaments. Since you did not beat anyone at the top, why you think you were such a strong team. If you really want to become a strong team, support your coach and give him time to do the transition. Stop demoralizing your girls, your yeam with an imaginary past success you thought you had. Time to wake up.

Anonymous said...

Very well said & very true.

Anonymous said...

Anyone read this article from earlier this year?

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/27/sports/committing-to-play-for-a-college-then-starting-9th-grade.html?module=Search&mabReward=relbias%3Ar%2C%7B%221%22%3A%22RI%3A7%22%7D&_r=0

Anonymous said...

COPA copa copa!!!

Anonymous said...

According to the article..the early recruits don't pan out...so why all the hype???

Anonymous said...

Brick is #1 they beat sjeb,gfa,and pda,plus many top teams

Anonymous said...

What top tournaments has any of those teams won?

9:59am

Anonymous said...

Troll alert! You can make the argument for Brick to be #1 based on beating SJEB & Stallions this season but they have not played PDA in over 2 years. You can also make the argument that SJEB are #1 as well. Hard to know who is really #1 in NJ when all the teams that claim to be #1 don't play each other. If you go by Got Soccer rankings then SJEB has done more in a calendar year to be thought of as #1 but if you go by this season Brick has wins over SJEB, GFA & Stallions but didn't play PDA where the other 3 teams don't have wins over Brick. Either way the Fall season combined with the Spring season will determine who is #1 in NJ but NJ needs to start winning tournaments outside if their State to be a Regional threat.

Anonymous said...

it has been quite a while since I last visited this site. But it never disappoints for providing high comedy. Take a look at your daughters team - How many do you think will play in college --- not many. And that is a fact.

NJ teams aren't any good - really................

I would take it the other direction. There are a lot of places for players to play in NJ for this age group and the talent is spread around, maybe most don't want the financial commitment to play for ECNL teams. But in this age group there are a lot of good players and a lot of good teams. Actually like that fact, it makes most league (NPL/EDP/etc.) worth while.
NJ teams normally fair very well in tourneys outside of NJ - Some play at different levels and some get seeded at different levels but most do represent well and compete in every game. Remember for the most part teams aren't always placed in the correct brackets - that is why Got soccer points tend to screw up some tournaments And as the players get older you will see that the top 4 or 5 flights of showcase tournaments all have quality teams.

Just enjoy the f'kn games and get over yourself. You are not playing your daughter is and I'm sure she gives 100% every time she steps on the pitch for games or training. So show her you care and stop being an a s s.

Anonymous said...

With most of these players entering HS next year how many of your teams plan to take next fall off??

Anonymous said...

all of them @ U15

Anonymous said...

#1 in the state...LOL...you were #3 in the weak side of EDP,if you put both side together you about #7 so wake up///

Anonymous said...

Here is another troll looking to start an attack on another team. If you take the EDP North & EDP Central teams that finished in the top 3 you would clearly list the top 3 from the Central before any of the top 3 from the North & to suggest otherwise is just plain ridiculous. SJEB, Premier & Brick would always be ahead of Commack, GFA & HBC. SJEB did lose a game to GFA this season but Brick has wins over GFA & New Hyde Park which are 2 of the top 4 in the North according to the standings & a win over SJEB as well with only a loss to Premier. If you are going to attack a team don't make it personal just stick to the facts & to suggest if you combined the 2 divisions that a team would be 7th make sense. As far as #1 in NJ I think someone already said you can go in a couple of directions with SJEB & Brick being the favorites & PDA being another but you cannot compare them because there are no common opponents. Seems to be a lot of jealousy in that State which is why you as a State get attacked on here.

Anonymous said...

All of the teams headed to U15 will take the fall off due to high school soccer season with most playing in a few tournaments in the late fall. Only exception will be PDA and MF ECNL teams as they will not allow the girls on those teams to play high school soccer (just like to boys academy teams). It s a shame those girls will miss out on a great expierence.

Anonymous said...

Not true about HS at least I know MF allows them to play. Their season starts when HS season is over.

Anonymous said...

Same for the other ECNL club.

Anonymous said...

Change is coming next year

Anonymous said...

thanks for that misinformation...
PDA allows the girls to play HS

Anonymous said...

Hay brick guy don't count your ducks to soon. There is a tourny coming up soon. So before you open your mouth wide to pretend you are from outside of NJ ...slowly anticipate the foot I see it being surgically removed from way down deep. Be modest because when you are not you will put your players in tought predicament. Let's see if you make the finals.

Anonymous said...

Out of the 25 top teams in the nation four are below 50% win ratio,three of them from New Jersey. Go toot your horn somewhere else.

Anonymous said...

I get the terrible feeling that most of you do not watch soccer other than when your child is directly involved.

PLEASE just enjoy the game and stop with the chest pounding.

It's ok to love Little Sally and her team. Do you really need to be the statistician for this board? Checking the win % of the Top 25? TOO MUCH time on your hands.

DCShore

Anonymous said...

"Hay brick guy don't count your ducks to soon"

Kill yourself, and get of your jealousy already.

Anonymous said...

Bricky why so bitter spend so much time on blogger and twitter,
% wins and losses
Goals for goals against
Hear the drumming of chest,
That was then and this now
Listen closely don't have a cow
Under 500 is where you are
Need to win win win and yet son far
That's okay winter is near
Need not act so freaking queer
So quit your fussin and cut your cussing because your girls are good but you are nothing the true coach is at your side remember that while at your local dive

Anonymous said...

But we won 4 out of 9 games that makes us # 1...

Anonymous said...

Wow, you wrote a poem?! Lol! You've got it worse then we all thought. I PRAY you are a player and not a parent, because you are the biggest child here. If you're an adult, you need to be locked up before you hurt yourself or others. Lmao!

Anonymous said...

Still don't understand the Brick references? I see a post claiming a few teams including Brick could be considered the #1 team from NJ & it causes hysteria. Don't believe it's from Brick as they aren't on here saying we did this or that because they don't need to looking at their history which I'm sure they're pretty secure with where they are as a team but clearly the people that follow them so closely are not. Personal attacks clearly are out of nothing more then jealousy that people talk about them & clearly not their team. Why not mention your team so we can all dissect what your team does & see what level of success your team is having. NJ has a couple of teams that represent well with Brick being one of them so get a hobby. NY, PA, MD & VA you don't see this type of behavior from it's teams which is why NJ takes a bad rap from the rest of the Region. NJ cannot even get along which is why they don't produce a Regional powerhouse which is shame as there is a lot of talented players there. Glad I don't live in "the Garden State."

Anonymous said...

I ride the train to work everyday & read this blog & cannot believe the time people have to bash a team they know nothing about or stalk a team by looking up them on Got Soccer & follow them on a Twitter now. This is what is wrong with youth sports these days parents who ruin things for their kid & their own team by constantly embarrassing themselves every time they come on here. My team also has been mentioned & dissected really for no reason other then someone cones on here pretending to be from the team bragging just to then sit back & watch the attacks. We have to be smarter people because now we are being laughed at by the neighboring States. We here in NJ have a bunch of good teams & it doesn't matter who you want to put #1 as you can make the argument for a few teams based on this Fall season. Stallions won the State tournament, SJEB was won enough to be ranked #1 by Got Soccer & could win their EDP flight still, GFA has beaten SJEB this season at a tournament & Brick has done well this season by beating all 3 teams. You can go the route of PDA is still PDA they just play different teams & maybe if they entered would have win the States again? Relax & stop embarrassing yourselves, your child, your team & our State.

Anonymous said...

Copa COPA COPA!
Brick and GFA at NEWSS they will lose every game and get their butt kick.
Do not know why our team is not there! We do great with high level competition. Motivation is a big factor in our team.

Anonymous said...

TROLL TROLL TROLL

Anonymous said...

Thanks coach,the post's at 5:09 and5:23 priceless...
Try and get some sleep,it might clear your head

Anonymous said...

Actually I thought the post at 5:23am was a good post as it points out how crazy some parents are when it comes to their child's team but what's more disturbing is the fixation on another group of children's team. Why anyone would be so obsessed to follow another teams daily activities is beyond me. I too believe there are a couple of really good teams in NJ in this she group but I really hope that these parents that post aren't on any of them as I can see why from outside the State we look like the cast of the Jersey Shore. Good luck to the NJ teams competing in their upcoming tournaments & let's try not to hate going into the holidays, just a thought.

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Anonymous said...

Actual Top players will be going to ecnl teams, tough decision for ecnl having to cut players from the team which been there for many years. "We been here from u9, paid $15+k plus all the travel expenses. You can't cut my daughter. I was told she a Top player and told all my friends this"; will be spoken from several parents. Does not matter what teams did until now, u15 teams will look much different with different players & rankings.

Anonymous said...

That's one of the crazy parents so good luck where they go

Anonymous said...

November 20, 8:24am.

Sorry to burst your bubble, Skip, but try this on for size. Not only do the ecnl teams allow their girls to play hs soccer, but they did so well with their hs teams that six pda ecnl players were selected to play in a national hs all star game. You can look it up. Must be all political. How's that for missing out on a great experience?

Anonymous said...

EDP Scores from Today :
Real 5-1 over NJX...What happened to NJX and why the decline?? NJX has been blown out in at least 60% of their games to date including tournaments. Not a NJ Top 10 at all. I would say more like a 15-20 ranked team now.

Any other updates from today?

Anonymous said...

PDA thinks a goalie will save them.....lol....did they take the sister too?

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Anonymous said...

Leaving Copa is a positive change but to PDA? That would negate the move. More money, travel and roster size accpanies by less training and development. PDA is. A showcase experience for the u16-17. Joining them now would mean regression or stagnant- Static growth. No doubt they have an ECNL tag however isbit really worth? We know there are other options like STA, Stallions etc...but if you think youbwere unhappy with COPA, PDA is not far from making you relive those negative moments on the side line. Especially with large roster sizes.

Anonymous said...

Stallions 0-4 @ CASL. Long way to go the lose all 4 games. Again NJ not strong again at tournaments outside of NJ. L 1-0, L 3-0, L 1-0 & L 4-1 to finish in last place giving up 9 goals & only scoring 1.

Anonymous said...

Again another fool who misses the point.
It is a showcase for players not teams.

Anonymous said...

What players got showcased in the 2nd flight @ U-14 on the losing end of games? Hard enough to get someone to look at U-14 players in general but 2nd flight from the team that came in last, yeah they were looking at those players keep telling yourself that. Free vacation for your coach though.

Anonymous said...

Which players showcased themselves the forwards that didn't score or the defenders & keeper that got scorched for 9 goals in 4 games? No need to travel that far especially to end up in last place & winless in the 2nd flight. Should have saved the money & trip.

Anonymous said...

just have to go to long island next weekend

Anonymous said...

Stallions travel back to NJ then travel next weekend to LI? Hope they do better there.

Anonymous said...

Stallions face

IGFA

New Hyde Park

World Class

Anonymous said...


Why bash NJX?

Every team plays a bad game every so often.

Who cares?

Real is a team that is good and getting better.

Anonymous said...

I would explain it to him...but I'm not the jackass whisperer.

Anonymous said...

NJX comment seems out of the blue. They were bashed in the past because of the coaches but no one talks about them now so not sure why they are being brought up now? Real is a nice up incoming team that if they stay away from the pitfalls of the chest beaters before them they have a chance to continue to improve.

Anonymous said...

Have to love the brick guy ...he knows all....lucky is going to snow this weekend

Anonymous said...

So many random comments that don't even go together? Somebody needs to call AA & make sense when you take the time to post.

Anonymous said...

Freehold is better than real and better than lost trama in NJ. Only barons Maybe are better.

Anonymous said...

I cringe when I see a parent wearing a big black Copa jacket on a sideline. Let's face it, it's a Copa parent responsible for the majority of the crap on this blog. Putting down other teams, criticizing ecnl, ripping apart Brick's coach ( and no I'm not from Brick ) - and let's clarify- it's a Copa father atleast let's hope a mother wouldn't stoop to the level of what transpires here. No one wishes ill but you big mouth. And no one wears big jackets with obnoxious letters on it but you on the sidelines. Shut up already.

Anonymous said...

Copa or Freehold parents as they are the only ones who been to have an inferiority complex in this she group as they are always worried as how they are viewed so they have to tell everyone they are a top team because no one else believes they are.

Anonymous said...

Agreed most negative posts most likely do come from parents of either team for the reason stated. They stir it up to get people to either defend or attack other teams because of their own place in this age group. Freehold has been on the way down & now Copa is joining them as GFA & Real are on the way up. They should concentrate on their own team as the rumors are that a lot of Copa's players are looking for new homes.

Anonymous said...

freehold is number 10 in the state and still one of the top team for long time now! not going down anytime soon.

Anonymous said...

U14 is NOT a showcase age. No one cares about U14.

Anonymous said...

Clearly shows you Freehold parents all over this blog as no one else would declare Freehold a top team nor defend them with such passion. Freehold is hardly ever in top flights of tournaments & when they are they don't do well. When they have been placed in the 3rd & lower flights they still haven't won which at least Copa can say they have. Top 10 in NJ doesn't carry as much weight as you would like to think as stated before outside of the State teams only really know 3 NJ teams as they make top flights consistently & have been playing teams from outside the a Region for years with mixed results but they at least compete. This is the problem with you guys as you don't hear the #10 team from NY, PA, MD, VA or MA proclaiming we are a top team, embarrassing for NJ. Last couple of tournaments not much to show of in the way of results but you can believe what you want to believe & the rest of us will live in reality.

Anonymous said...

IGFA is the new #1 in NJ

Anonymous said...

1:35 just a troll.
IGFA will be humble and work hard everyday. lots of teams are better than them and we are fully aware of it. respect for all teams out there. now please go back and lets focus on great Freehold or Copa

Anonymous said...

COPA is better than IGFA players will come to tryout soon.
Our coach told us already that lots of players are interested in coming to COPA including IGFA ones. We have a better team just bad luck this season

Anonymous said...

Freehold is SEVENTH in their EDP division with an under .500 record and negative goal diff. That hardly makes for a team being top ten in the state. It's so embarrassing for them that they keep opening their mouths on this blog.

It's clear Freehold, Holmdel, Stronghold and PA Rush need to be dropped to second flight for the spring.

Anonymous said...

Hey 5:57...your statement is the exact opposite of the truth. 2 Copa players came to "tryout" for IGFA this week. Not taking a shot at Copa...just stating the facts.

Anonymous said...

9:32 a troll, is not true. Copa players are very compact and all focusing on the project with their own team and coach. please leave it alone. Stop

Anonymous said...

IGF how many on your team now?

Anonymous said...

GFA has large roster, girls want to play there. YES number 1 in state, the talking is done, now walking. Rest of you can go home, play under .500, try out for our team! We are here, Number 1 baby!! All Day! Rome was not built in a day, but those two coaches have completed it.

Anonymous said...

11:43 you clearly want to create problem. there is no gfa guys here you only want to create weaves.

GFA was not talking when everybody was saying that the team was not good enough t, that there were younger players, that the best player left, that they were going to fold and blah blah blah...

now still no comments , only "let's keep working" message.

11:43 go ahead and attack Brick or some other good teams there that are trying to build something good with young girls.

maybe somebody will take your bait but you should be ashamed

Anonymous said...

love GFA, they have been bashed on here. too many times, they deserve it, no matter what 12:21 is trying to start with 11:43

Anonymous said...

Gotta beat Brick, SJEB to stay on top

When will those games be?

Anonymous said...

GFA already has a win over SJEB. I know it's only one time but it was recent. Could possibly play Brick if both teams make the finals at NEWSS but have to get out of a tough bracket 1st. Just going to take it one game at a time.

Anonymous said...

3:46 best teams are brick barons and COPA and stallions
Please leave GFA out and let them work. Everybody lets go back to the important teams. Pda and match fit and their ECNL venture.

Anonymous said...

If you look on Gotsoccer at the National rankings you will see that of the 25 top teams, 4 of them don't brake the 50% win level.
And guess what?
Three of them are from New Jersey.
I know that some of you accept gotsoccer and some don't,some of you pick and choose when you want to accept the stats, like W D L, "we are #1 in the state" when clearly you are not,"we beat team X",and they beat you in the last tournament, leaving that out of your claim of beating this team and or that team.
I would say that you are Revisionist Historians.

Anonymous said...

going to gfa is like going to brick ?WHY....you can never go to NPL nationals

Anonymous said...

Got Soccer win % isn't even accurate for most teams if you just go back over their game listed you will see they don't add up to what they have listed. Got Soccer awards points to teams from tournament that other too teams don't even compete in but when you win these tournaments you move up to #1. Flawed system. Have the top 5 teams play each other a couple of times then go by those results not beating a team once do it a couple of time before you can claim you are better.
Top 5 in no order:
SJEB
Brick
PDA
Stallions
Take your pick from Copa, GFA, MF or STA.

Anonymous said...

Must be a Copa parent yet your team lost to both teams this year & have a losing record vs both teams yet you brag about what exactly?

Anonymous said...

Didn't Copa go because SJEB withdrew? They might be the most delusional parents on this blog next to Freehold. I also know of movement from there team as players are reaching out to a couple of top 5 teams after a bad season which shows you what they are all about. They bash teams that their best players are trying to go to so how is that for irony?

Anonymous said...

I wish you would bring this garbage up at the next tournament you attend.Let all the people see what you are all about.
Nothing wrong with the kids, its the parents that are a problem!

Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

Anonymous said...

Agreed players I'm sure are not the problem joe is the D.O.C but those crazy parents! Shame for the reputation of that team & club.

Anonymous said...

Stallions top 5 really?? Make your statement on facts from the season not labels.

Anonymous said...

NJ State Champs & have beaten SJEB this season which puts them in the top 5 category. They have a much stronger case then Copa & GFA do. Hard to figure PDA because the last time they played a top NJ team was in their tournament in the Spring & they lost to SJEB. I would put them there with SJEB & Brick this season over all other NJ teams & PDA if you want to still count them as well which means top 4.

Anonymous said...

Over GFA...Stallions...we will see after Saturday. Three of those teams will have to prove themselves. Two will face off another maybe if any Naj teams make the final.

Anonymous said...

Stop the town soccer talk,We all know there are only two top teams from NJ.....

Anonymous said...

Most will be at NEWSS. The other half will state would-a should-a could-a all weekend long hyping chasing points while defending ECNL CLUBS use of these platforms are just warm ups or friendly games. I think it will be good weekend for soccer.

Anonymous said...

"IGFA is the new #1 in NJ "

Which proves beyond the shadow of a doubt why GotSoccer is a farce and can't be used to honestly guage anything. They're MAYBE top 5, certainly not #1.

Anonymous said...

"Stop the town soccer talk,We all know there are only two top teams from NJ....."

Yeah, SJEB and Brick.

Anonymous said...

And the haters are going to hate. We know got soccer is not accurate and we are top 5 and could honestly compete for #1 given the chance its just gauge. Let's see which NJ team represents NJ the best when playing outside of NJ.

Anonymous said...

Brick are upset because they have not lost recently to IGFA

Understandable

Anonymous said...

When it comes to region or national play NJ teams are really not very good.Many above average players spread about the state.
They just talk a good game and impress themselves.
And I don't think it is the kids doing the talking.

Anonymous said...

Brick get another easy draw.....
What Luck !
Looks like they will win this one.
Competition was pretty tough in Bethesda.

Anonymous said...


Bracket B
IGFA 3 NHPARK Wildcats 0

World Class 1 NJ STALLIONS 0
Bracket A

Brick 0 YANKEE UNITED 0

NJ CRUSH 0 EAST MEADOW 0

Four way tie in bracket A

Anonymous said...

Wrong:
IGFA won 3-0 vs NJ stallions
WC 1-0 over New Hyde Park

Anonymous said...

Regardless....

IGFA killing it.

Anonymous said...

Worldclass will be a good test for IGFA.

Good solid team. If they get beat down then team simply not that good. All talk -If they beat this World team then I am a believer. if Not-but its close, then they are same as everyone else.

GFA will go 1-2 this weekend and will be banished from best talk forever.- My prediction!
Take it to the Bank.

Anonymous said...

Keep hating slick...that's okay...new Hyde park with guess from HBC didn't help though...

Anonymous said...

Well, here it is for you, Brick

Make the case tomorrow vs Crush (2 ties today)

Then rock the final

Anonymous said...

"Well, here it is for you, Brick

Make the case tomorrow vs Crush (2 ties today)

Then rock the final "

Why does it matter? The same morons will still show up to troll anyway. They "rocked" the final of the EDP Cup. And? If there's one team that has nothing to prove, Brick is it.

Anonymous said...

With all the ties going on in bracket A.... and seeing how everyone is dressing formal...they might try Joseph A Bank he is having some great Black Friday sales.

Anonymous said...

Folks it's a showcase, not a tournament. The team coach's goal at a showcase is to get all players seen by the coaches on the sidelines. Winning isn't the primary goal as it is a tournament.

Anonymous said...

3:35 you are the one that should be banned from here. Slick!

Anonymous said...

World Class vs GFA= 0-0 both teams played pretty well. The game was pretty even. Both teams had good chances and it was a interesting game to watch. Lets see tomorrow on who will go to the finals. Very good bracket

Anonymous said...

Coaches on the sideline? You're kidding me, right?

Anonymous said...

GFA with a 2 goal advantage headed into tomorrow

If they win and WC also wins, GFA likely goes through.

Anonymous said...

Only showcase for u17, with focus on seniors as they need to fill their class of 2015..coaches will "just start to get familiar" with u17 junior players (quote from college coaches). Chances of even looking at lower ages very slim. So go get those all important gs points.

Anonymous said...

Opps u17+, u17 & 18..seniors

Anonymous said...

Multiple pda teams in the upper ages including ecnl, where is the showing at u14? Where is mf?

Anonymous said...

That team has been getting short changed by the club and the coach for years and now they are getting the results to show for it. I can't believe those idiot parents put up with it. Talk about drinking the koolaid. smh

Anonymous said...

Good job stallions, you are a joke of a team. Losing 6-0 and people here still talking about you in the top 5. You gave away the game to WC .

Anonymous said...

ECNL dominance

Anonymous said...

Some more semi-finalist points coming Brick's way... for not winning a game.

Anonymous said...

ECNL dominance? What about IGFA? Al haters here saying " they are going 1-2 out into the bank blah blah blah" they tie with WC won the other two games and didn't make it to the final only because stallions lost 6-0! Only way WC would make to the final was to score 6 goal in one game. It was unbelievable. 6-0 at this level , almost intentional. Good job IGFA and whoever says the contrary is just a stupid hater. Keep up with the good work.

Anonymous said...

Good job stallions lol 6-0 are you serious . Well done coach and girls wow . Not almost intentional lol . Speak your mind . Unreal has the hating gone this far .

Anonymous said...

Are you saying that Stallions tanked the game just to keep GFA from the final? That would be an all time low and, if true, the team should be banned from any tournaments in the future, coach should be fired, and as a parent I would pull my kid from the team.
Don't know if it's true but previous posts certainly imply it.
In any event, one mid-level ecnl team and one low level ecnl team in final. Good showing by GFA but in general NJ is VERY weak.

Anonymous said...

Igfa far FROM weak. How is WC mid level...hating because your horse can't compete come out of the closet or are you churning butter

Anonymous said...

Congrats to the nj teams that competed at NEWSS .

Anonymous said...

3rd place in their division. That's mid-level. Just a notch above low-level Splash. Didn't say gfa is weak, said they had a good showing. NJ is weak. Check the results. Don't be so sensitive, princess.

Anonymous said...

Can anyone explain how the hack WC went to the finals. According to the tournament rules (see the newss web site -last rule), only max 5 goals should be counted. So, WC did not have better goals differential. 6:0 should have been counted as 5:0 according the pre-defined rules? Please explain to me?

Not mentioning 2 regular goals that were called off by refs in the GFA last game against New Hyde Park (one directly from the corner)
This stniks a little bit....

Anonymous said...

See the rule 18 at Newss web site to see that SOMEBODY "helped" WC to go to the finals. It is not fair for the GFA girls who won easily their games while WC won barely with New Hyde Park on a penalty kick. Another penalty was awarded to get to the magic 6:0 which should not have counted anyway.

Anonymous said...

Ecnl? Where is Splash? Look at the Matchfit results...Continue to be blind and delusional...These clubs like it since they get their money from you,the ECNL dummies.

Anonymous said...

Newss top A bracket was a joke.

Look at the final result 12:0. I hope this is a typo. If not, the WC coach has no character-ridiculous.

Anonymous said...

NJ teams need to calm down. Your State Champions get embarrassed twice out of 3 games & GFA tied WC without their best player who showed up today & they dominated today. New Hyde Park the NY State Champs aren't a big win either as look at all the teams that have beat them this season. ECNL makes the finals. I will agree that your ECNL teams are probably not the best teams you have in NJ but they are still ECNL.

Anonymous said...

Sure it is a typo, the 12-0...

They had a typo yesterday as well

Stallions ushered World Class into the finals.

Shame on Stallions.

Great weekend, GFA

Anonymous said...

The point is that stallions lost 6-0 the only result that WC needed in order to make it to the final.
One side penalty kick for WC and the other side two regular goals from GFA that the ref denied.
One side a team like stallions that decided to give the game away without even trying to save face ( a total shameful performance) on the other side a team like New Hyde park that to the last minute they were fighting to avoid extra goals and desperately trying to score at least one goal.
That is what happened. How many games in a top bracket you see ending with a 6-0? WC is a very good team but in my opinions IGFA played at the same level and overall deserve the final.
ECNL and other stuff is not of my concern as I look at soccer

Anonymous said...

Need some more details on the late handball call in a 5-0 game

and the 2 goals disallowed for GFA

Wow.

The games being played side by side as well - adjacent fields - must have been a real circus.

Anonymous said...

WC played without theue best player but at this level one player does not make that much of a difference hence new Hyde using HBC player to compete did not make a difference 11 v11

Anonymous said...

And how can tou explain the ignored rules? Shame!!! Counting 6 goals for 6:0 was not legitimate according to the tournament rules(max 5)?

How someone explain this "mistake"?

Anonymous said...

news tournament for World was just and end the season tourney that did not mean very much.

Judging from posts, it meant everything to GFA.

This is the major difference between ecnl teams and Non ecnl teams, Gotta get those points.

Anonymous said...

Chasing points means more than chasing a status ECNL...we work hard and train ..unlike other teams that chase for the sake of ranking some chase for the honest shot of showcasing. In the end it cost less and when done honestly the girls get the exposure. So continue to pay the ECNL price tag to end up with same results. It your girls got it they will find her whether with ECNL or Gotsoccer showcase points. Don't hate because your MIA left. It could have been a we thing.

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