AURORA, Colo. – Nobody expected the pressure of NPL Champions Cup Championship Games to cause a fall in the level of the competition.
But who expected this?
Monday’s clutch and heroic performances were even startling for this level of club soccer talent. On a cooled down start of the week for most in Colorado, win-or-go-home goals and game-deciding saves ended the tournament for the players remaining at Aurora Sports Park.
Below are the top 10 performances from a day that saw mobbed celebrations and heartbreaking defeat: