TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Despite our surprise quarter final finish last year and our decent placement in the first adidas Fanatic Premier League in NYC this Spring, TheGoodLifeFC! was not on anyone’s radar to be a contender in this year’s adidas Fanatic Cup. But on Saturday, July 20th, our eight man (and woman) squad trounced through our bracket and breezed through the quarterfinal to make it into the final four out of 28 teams from NYC, England, Germany, and Japan. Unfortunately we met our match in a heartbreaking 1-0 defeat that simply saw the luck go to our opponent as we failed to convert several goal attempts and allowed one to end our bid for victory. Even with the loss, we had plenty to celebrate with our 14-4 goal differential, victories over adidas Originals, Three Kings, BLK DNM, and Borderline Films and an all around awesome day of friends, fam and fun at beautiful Pier 5 in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Congrats to Timbo, Dan, Juan, Santiago, Sara, Jen, Jeff, Noah, and Coach Craig and everyone else involved with TheGoodLifeFC! for building something from nothing and taking it even closer to the top. Relive the day in film by Craig Wetherby as well as a quick glimpse of the team in action from Eddie Grams after the jump.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Let’s get it started! Captain Timbo gets warmed up in his Fanatic Premier tank from Nowhere FC.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013No warmup would be complete without one of his patented headers.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013This one’s called the “Superman!”

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Noah Ritter aka SeeThruMoney ready for the games to begin. Two clean sheets and the heart of a lion, his purpose came from above.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Then it began, first up was adidas Originals.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Our homegirl Sara Glick got serious quick.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013So Juan had to turn up the heat!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013And Noah had the goal on lockdown.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013After a 3-0 win, Jeff enjoyed a well-deserved break.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013NowhereFC’s Coach Simonez took in the entire scene.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Next up was 3 Kings. Even a swarm of yellow was no match for Jen.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Juan was slicing through them like Swiss Cheese!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013The beginning of one of his three goals that game.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Juan was moving so fast he almost lit the ground on fire. Beep Beep!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013There goes another one! Or should we say another Juan?!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013These three were unstoppable – Juan, Dan, and Santiago.


Just peep the video, you’ll see.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Some between game lounging with the TheGoodLife! fam.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Then came BLK DNM. They came with the 2 on Juan.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Leaving Jeff open to strike!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013By the end all BLK DNM could do was chase.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013After our third win the clouds rolled in.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Nolhi grabbed Daddy.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013And the rain came down!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013But stopped just in time for our next game. Coin flip to TheGoodLife!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Let’s go!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Hi Folake!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Juan with another one. For real it was Golazo City!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013But Jeff stayed laying down some joga bonito of his own.

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013This crew was diggin it. Thanks to Bradley and Mans from adidas for all the support!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Our final game was a nail biter, we had them guarding their jewels!

TheGoodLifeFC! Final Four Finish At Fanatic Cup 2013Next year its ours!!


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