Digicel pits cup champs together

With the festive season behind us its football time again on Sunday when defending champions Elite face Bodden Town each other in the ‘Battle of the Youths.

It’s the first leg of the semi finals of the Cayman Islands Football Association Digicel Cup semi-finals at the T E McField Sports Centre in George Town at 7pm.

Elite are the defending Digicel Cup champions and last season’s Premier League winners. They would have made a clean sweep of the trophies last season had they not lost unexpectedly to Bodden Town in the FA Cup final, so this tie has an extra edge.

At 5pm at this venue George Town meet Tigers in the other semi.

Elite blanked Sunset 2-0 to reach the semis while Bodden Town dismissed Scholars International 2-1 to take their place at the semis.

Meanwhile, George Town had a tough time stopping Roma in a preliminary game which ended 3-3 at regulated and extra time resulting in a 4-2 score line at the penalty shoot out. Tiger turned back Future 3-2 in their game to take their spot.