Almunecar Finishes Third in Preseason Tournament

by Art Eftekhari

ocfc footballers help almunecar city win final match to finish third in almunecar cup

Almunecar, Spain - Orange County FC footballers Bennett Sneddon, Brandon Gomez, and Kevin Belmonte continued their trial in Spain and participated in the 2018 Almunecar Cup on August 10.

The four team tournament featured CD Huetor Tajar, Velez CF, Atletico Mancha Real, and hosts CD Almunecar City.

Almunecar City was defeated 2-0 by Huetor Tajar in the first semifinal. 

The hosts and Atletico Mancha Real then met in the Third-Place match but were scoreless at the end of regulation.

Orange County FC goalkeeper Brandon Gomez made two saves in the penalty shootout as Almunecar City won 2-0 to finish third place in the Almunecar Cup.

Congratulations to Bennett Sneddon, Brandon Gomez, and Kevin Belmonte for participating in the 2018 Almunecar Cup.