The 10th Anniversary Majors Cup Final did not disappoint as Alamo City and Capital District shattered the record for most points in a Championship Game with 21 combined scores. The match started with the Gunners firing early and often with Diomande and Manotas and Elis building the side a 4-0 lead. Then, Alamo City fired back highlighted by a hat-trick from Quintero to eventually level the score at 4-4. Capital District reclaimed the lead with Villalba and Salloi to go back up 2 points. Alamo City once again fired back with 2 scores to level it a 6-6. The Gunners went back on offense with to build and 8-6 lead, and then Alamo City countered with 3 unanswered to gain its first lead of this
historic final highlighted by and Alessandrini brace. Now down 9-8, Capital District found pay dirt
with a 6 save performance from Andre Blake, and then reclaimed the lead with the eventual game-winner from Diego Valeri's brace. Alamo City countered with a Blanco assist, but could now find another equalizer which included two substitutes entering the match thanks to Salloi's red card and 2 more Gunner disciplines. Final score 11-10. Capital District wins the back to back Majors Cup titles, and the clubs 3rd in 4 years. (4th overall)
Congratulations to the owner/operator of the Capital District Gunners. The club has been awarded its 4th Majors Cup title and 9th title overall. Capital District remains the standard bearer of the tournament having qualified for it more than any other club in both leagues (9 times in 10 years). This feat has allowed the Gunners to amass a best 21 Majors Cup wins, to go along with the 4 titles.
For the 2nd year in a row Alamo City and Capital District will meet in the Majors Cup Final. Last year, The Gunners won that big game 8-6 to hoist up the trophy and gather the clubs 3rd Majors Cup title (2011,2015,2017). Alamo City will now have a chance at revenge and once again try to hoist up a 3rd Majors Cup trophy of its own having won it previously in 2012 and 2013. Alamo City has 4 trophies total in club history. Capital District has 8 trophies total in club history. This season these two clubs tied 3-3, and Alamo City won 7-6. All-time the Gunners lead 14-6-6.
Majors Cup: Semi Finals Alamo City 9 : 0 Toronto Capital Distict 7 : 0 Sporting KC
Both BSL clubs simply destroyed their MLS counterparts in this years Majors Cup Semi-Finals. First up, Alamo City poured on 9 points versus Toronto FC including 3 players with braces. The Reds had nothing to offer and were shut out. In the other Semi-Final, Capital District got 2 hat-tricks to put up 7 points, and Sporting KC also had nothing to offer and was shut out. The results puts Alamo City vs Capital District for the Majors Cup title in a rematch of last years Majors Cup Final.