DUSC teams to kick it in stadium in Red Bulls Cup


After winning their brackets, two teams from the Downtown United Soccer Club will be playing in the Superdome Sports Red Bulls Cup in Giants Stadium on Sat., May 16. DUSC’s U-8 boys Botafogo and U-9 boys Sao Paulo teams will play in their respective finals at the stadium, followed by the Major League Soccer Red Bulls game against the Houston Dynamo. Above are the DUSC U-8 players. Front row, from left, Jason Alvarado, Xavier Borrero, Jacob Juca, Johnny Estrada and Erica Alvarado; back row, from left, Coach Michael Salvador, Magnus von Ziegesar, Omar Baddeley, Christiano de Almeida, Garrett Ramos and Davide Clarkson.

The DUSC U-9 team, front row, from left, Sammy Ruben, Zale Magder-Pascaris, Jack Valderrabano, Sebastian Sirieix and Stefano Oppici; back row, from left, Assistant Coach Carlos Moran, Diego Moran, Garrett Ramos, Charlie Scruton, Reed Kessler and Pablo Melasecca; at rear right, from left, Head Coach Paul Jeffries and Team Manager Andy Scruton.