Sunset masters team beat Bodden Town 4-2 with goals from Gareth Thacker, Alan Kelly and a brace from the oldest member of the group, Gary McLean, to win the Masters League on Monday evening at the TE McField Annex.
Sunset were unbeaten throughout the season and finished with six wins and four draws. This is the first time in over a decade Sunset has entered the league and they hope to complete the double against Boca Juniors or Bodden Town in the final of the FA Cup on Monday May 26 at the Annex.
The Sunset squad: Patrick Diaz, Alan Kelly, Gareth Thacker, Ian Lomas, Jim Owen, Mark Keys, Dave McGrath, Jess Shakespeare, Ian Comins, Gary McLean, Darren Stainrod, Marcus Stafford, Kevin Poole, Sean Kelly, Ronan Guilfoyle, Paul Macey, Primo Castellan, Chris Rowlands, Joe Chiazza, Tim Hepburn, Mike Hall, Des Chisholm and Mike Baulk.
Manager Paul Macey is relishing his first piece of silverware. “This is the most talented group I have been able to manage in a long time,” he said. “I give them the kit and they do everything else.”