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NY Pancyprian Freedoms Triumph in Epic US Open Cup Battle


In a thrilling second-round clash of the 2024 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, the NY Pancyprian Freedoms faced off against Lansdowne Yonkers FC in an adrenaline-pumping showdown. The match, which took place on Sunday, October 1st, at Belson Stadium, was an eagerly anticipated EPSL versus EPSL battle that had fans on the edge of their seats.

The Freedoms entered the contest with high hopes and determination, fully aware of the challenge that awaited them. What unfolded on that crisp October day was nothing short of a soccer spectacle that will be remembered for years to come.

As the tension mounted in the second half, it was Luis Argudo who stepped up to deliver a moment of pure brilliance. In a display of skill and precision, Argudo unleashed a golazo from midfield bending over the keepers head. His remarkable strike found the back of the net, putting the NY Pancyprian Freedoms in the lead and igniting a wave of excitement among fans.

However, the drama didn’t end there as Lansdowne tied the game a few minutes later followed by Sameer Fathazad receiving his second yellow card of the match. The intensity of the match reached new heights as the 10-men Freedoms took the game to overtime tied 1-1. With both teams battling fiercely for supremacy, it was Jordan Bailon who emerged as the hero for the Freedoms. Bailon’s unforgettable rifle shot at an impossible angle secured the winning goal, propelling his team to a 2-1 victory in this epic encounter.

This memorable victory showcased the unwavering spirit of the NY Pancyprian Freedoms and their commitment to excellence. It was a triumph that will be etched in the annals of their storied history, a testament to the power of teamwork, skill, and unwavering dedication.

As the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup journey continues, the Freedoms will carry the momentum of this epic win with them into the third round of the 2024 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup to be played October 21st-22nd.

The NY Pancyprian Freedoms are back in EPSL action on Sunday, October 8th against Central Park Rangers at Roosevelt Island with a 2:15pm kickoff.

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