The University of Sherbrooke Vert & Or finally found some offence, but it wasn’t enough to keep the team from finishing fourth out of the four-team field at FIFRA world indoor soccer club championship.
After being outscored by a cumulative score of 24-1 over its three round-robin losses, Sherbrooke faced Ecuador’s La Bombonerita in the third-place game. The Ecuadoreans took the match by a 7-6 score.
From the start of the tournament, the Canadian representatives were targeting third place in the inaugural club championship of indoor soccer. Defender Mathieu Prud’homme e-mailed The 11 before the Saturday’s 5-1 round-robin loss to the host Monterrey Flasg, stating “the real target is to win against Ecuador for 3rd place.”
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