Sealand Cup I

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Sealand Cup I
Tournament details
Season(s) 13 (5th Sealand)
Teams 22
Final positions
Champions Netherlands Dashit Kabomb
(1st title)
Runner-up Netherlands FC Goofy
Semi-finalists Netherlands Sturky
Netherlands Tijny Devils 
Tournament statistics
Matches played 45 
Goals scored 184 (4.09 per match)
Top scorer Ante Boškoviè
Bo Göran Evertorp
Ferry Meisner
(6 goals)
None II

Sealand Cup I was the first edition of the Sealand Cup, the friendly competition of the Sealand federation and was held in (Dutch) season 13. The final was held at FC Goofy Arena on 5 Janury 2005, where Dashit Kabomb defeated FC Goofy 6–1.

Participating teams

24 teams intended to participate in Sealand Cup I. In the end, two teams did not play any match.

Team Manager
Netherlands Blommers Unknown
Netherlands Bossiebos Bossiebos
Netherlands Cape Holland Mavuba
Netherlands Dashit Kabomb Tarakoni
Netherlands Eastwood Tigers Crayven
Netherlands EFC Gelderland Gelderheld
Netherlands Eindhoven 2003 PSV-Keuten
Netherlands FC Goofy gh0st
Netherlands FC Kraayenberg Gillesp
Netherlands FC Sammie de Cavia Sammiedecavia
Belgium FC Snoepje Peten
Netherlands Fchilversum Wardia
Netherlands Gaan met die Sjaan Kasperge
Netherlands HetBeste Lightsun
Belgium La Squad Italienne d'LaCoSTe Plokiju
Netherlands Lucky Ducks LuckyDucks
Netherlands Mausselona Maussie
Netherlands Naarden Rikhardur
Netherlands Sturky Sturky
Netherlands Team Goycoechea Juanluca
Netherlands Tha Lionz Tha_reaper
Netherlands Tijny Devils Tijny
Netherlands Top Oss Joris86
Netherlands Wessel op 1 Waldorf

Round and Draw Dates

Phase Round Match dates
Qualification Stage Matchday 1 10 November 2004 (Week 5)
Matchday 2 17 November 2004 (Week 6)
Matchday 3 24 November 2004 (Week 7)
Group Stage Matchday 1 1 December 2004 (Week 8)
Matchday 2 8 December 2004 (Week 9)
Matchday 3 15 December 2004 (Week 10)
Knockout Stage Quarterfinals 22 December 2004 (Week 11)
Semi-Finals 29 December 2004 (Week 12)
Final 5 January 2005 (Week 13)

With 24 teams signing up for the first Sealand Cup, eight teams received a bye to the Group Stage. The other sixteen teams played in the Qualification Stage. It is not clear if there was a formula or ranking to determine the teams receiving a bye, or if the draw was at random. Below, the teams are ranked alphabetically in two pots (teams that started in the Group Stage and teams that started in the Qualification Stage).

Team (Group Stage) Team (Qualification Stage)
Blommers Bossiebos Fchilversum
EFC Gelderland Cape Holland Lucky Ducks
FC Snoepje Dashit Kabomb Mausselona
Gaan met die Sjaan Eastwood Tigers Naarden
HetBeste Eindhoven 2003 Sturky
La Squad Italienne d'LaCoSTe FC Goofy Team Goyocoechea
Tijny Devils FC Kraayenberg Tha Lionz
Top Oss FC Sammie de Cavia Wessel op 1

Qualification Stage

The Qualification Stage of the first Sealand Cup ran from 10 to 24 November 2004.

Format

Each group contained four teams that played each other in a single round-robin format, playing the other teams in the group once (at home or away). Each team earned 3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 points for a loss. The top-two teams in each group qualified for the Group Stage. Note that it is impossible to find out what the group names were. In this article, they have been named A, B, C and D.

Group A

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
Dashit Kabomb 3 2 1 0 11 2 + 9 7
Tha Lionz 3 2 1 0 5 3 + 2 7
FC Kraayenberg 3 1 0 2 4 3 + 1 3
Lucky Ducks 3 0 0 3 2 14 – 12 0
10 November 2004 (17:00)
FC Kraayenberg 1 - 2 Dashit Kabomb De Goffert
(29991425)
10 November 2004 (17:30)
Lucky Ducks 2 - 3 Tha Lionz Cid César de Almeida Pedroso
(29978905)


17 November 2004 (17:30)
Dashit Kabomb 8 - 0 Lucky Ducks The Dashit Kabomber
(30115563)
17 November 2004 (17:30)
FC Kraayenberg 0 - 1 Tha Lionz De Goffert
(30150152)


24 November 2004 (17:30)
Tha Lionz 1 - 1 Dashit Kabomb Het Hol van de Leeuw
(30249351)
24 November 2004 (17:30)
Lucky Ducks 0 - 3 FC Kraayenberg Cid César de Almeida Pedroso
(30299021)

Group B

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
Eindhoven 2003 3 2 1 0 9 3 + 6 7
Mausselona 3 1 2 0 9 4 + 5 5
Eastwood Tigers 3 1 0 2 5 10 – 5 3
Fchilversum 3 0 1 2 1 7 – 6 1
10 November 2004 (17:00)
Eindhoven 2003 3 - 3 Mausselona Eindhoven 2003 Arena
(30011286)

Eastwood Tigers 5 - 0
Awarded
Fchilversum
(N/A)


17 November 2004 (17:00)
Fchilversum 1 - 1 Mausselona Fchilversum Arena
(30116669)
17 November 2004 (17:00)
Eindhoven 2003 5 - 0 Eastwood Tigers Eindhoven 2003 Arena
(30155126)


24 November 2004 (17:00)
Eindhoven 2003 1 - 0 Fchilversum Eindhoven 2003 Arena
(30272844)

Mausselona 5 - 0
Awarded
Eastwood Tigers
(N/A)

Group C

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
Naarden 3 3 0 0 16 0 + 16 9
FC Goofy 3 2 0 1 12 6 + 6 6
Bossiebos 3 1 0 2 5 13 – 8 3
Cape Holland 3 0 0 3 1 15 – 14 0
10 November 2004 (17:00)
FC Goofy 0 - 5 Naarden FC Goofy Arena
(30035859)
10 November 2004 (17:30)
Cape Holland 1 - 4 Bossiebos Koegras Plaza
(30063449)


17 November 2004 (17:00)
FC Goofy 7 - 1 Bossiebos FC Goofy Arena
(30138502)
17 November 2004 (17:30)
Naarden 6 - 0 Cape Holland Naarden Arena
(30115174)


24 November 2004 (17:00)
Bossiebos 0 - 5 Naarden Bossiebos Stadion
(30250856)
24 November 2004 (17:30)
Cape Holland 0 - 5 FC Goofy Koegras Plaza
(30247844)

Group D

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
Sturky 3 2 1 0 7 2 + 5 7
FC Sammie de Cavia 3 1 1 1 5 1 + 4 4
Team Goycoechea 3 0 2 1 3 7 – 4 2
Wessel op 1 3 0 2 1 3 8 – 5 2
10 November 2004 (17:00)
FC Sammie de Cavia 0 - 1 Sturky Het Hok
(29978707)
10 November 2004 (17:00)
Team Goycoechea 2 - 2 Wessel op 1 Team Goycoechea Arena
(29995240)


17 November 2004 (17:00)
FC Sammie de Cavia 5 - 0 Wessel op 1 Het Hok
(30112448)
17 November 2004 (17:30)
Sturky 5 - 1 Team Goycoechea Sturky Arena
(30117475)


24 November 2004 (17:00)
Team Goycoechea 0 - 0 FC Sammie de Cavia Team Goycoechea Arena
(30246474)
24 November 2004 (17:30)
Wessel op 1 1 - 1 Sturky Wesseldrome
(30253926)

Group Stage

The Group Stage of the first Sealand Cup ran from 1 to 15 December 2004. The eight teams with a bye were joined by the teams that qualified from the Qualification Stage.

Format

The teams in each group played each other in a single round-robin format, playing the other teams in the group once (at home or away). Each team earned 3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 points for a loss. The top-two teams in each group qualified for the Quarterfinals. Note that it is impossible to find out what the group names were. In this article, they have been named A, B, C and D.

Group A

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
EFC Gelderland 3 2 0 1 9 2 + 7 6
Dashit Kabomb 3 2 0 1 8 6 + 2 6
Mausselona 3 1 0 2 6 9 – 3 3
Gaan met die Sjaan 3 1 0 2 6 12 – 6 3
1 December 2004 (17:30)
Dashit Kabomb 5 - 0 Mausselona The Dashit Kabomber
(30387020)

EFC Gelderland 5 - 0
Awarded
Gaan met die Sjaan
(N/A)


8 December 2004 (17:30)
Dashit Kabomb 1 - 0 EFC Gelderland The Dashit Kabomber
(30529073)

Mausselona 5 - 0
Awarded
Gaan met die Sjaan
(N/A)


15 December 2004 (17:00)
EFC Gelderland 4 - 1 Mausselona De Trots
(30697691)
15 December 2004 (17:30)
Gaan met die Sjaan 6 - 2 Dashit Kabomb Coffeeshop Go with the Blow
(30663972)

Group B

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
Eindhoven 2003 3 3 0 0 10 2 + 8 9
FC Goofy 3 2 0 1 9 3 + 6 6
HetBeste 3 1 0 2 6 5 + 1 3
Blommers
  • Blommers withdrew from the tournament. Their scheduled opponents have been awarded 5-0 victories.
1 December 2004 (17:00)
Eindhoven 2003 3 - 1 FC Goofy Eindhoven 2003 Arena
(30422784)


8 December 2004 (17:00)
FC Goofy 3 - 0 HetBeste FC Goofy Arena
(30545047)


15 December 2004 (17:00)
HetBeste 1 - 2 Eindhoven 2003 La Via Nostra
(30691778)

Group C

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
Naarden 3 2 1 0 11 2 + 9 7
FC Snoepje 3 1 2 0 4 3 + 1 5
FC Sammie de Cavia 3 1 0 2 6 6 ± 0 3
La Squad Italienne d'LaCoSTe 3 0 1 2 0 10 – 10 1
  • La Squad Italienne d'LaCoSTe withdrew from the tournament. Their first match (against FC Snoepje) was counted as a 0-0 draw, their other scheduled opponents have been awarded 5-0 victories.
1 December 2004 (17:00)
Naarden 4 - 0 FC Sammie de Cavia Naarden Arena
(30385319)


8 December 2004 (17:30)
Naarden 2 - 2 FC Snoepje Naarden Arena
(30552844)


15 December 2004 (13:00)
FC Snoepje 2 - 1 FC Sammie de Cavia The Fallers Stadium
(30679759)

Group D

Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
Sturky 3 3 0 0 7 3 + 4 9
Tijny Devils 3 1 1 1 7 5 + 2 4
Tha Lionz 3 1 0 0 5 7 – 2 3
Top Oss 3 0 1 2 4 8 – 4 1
1 December 2004 (17:30)
Sturky 2 - 1 Tha Lionz Sturky Arena
(30390978)
1 December 2004 (17:30)
Top Oss 2 - 2 Tijny Devils Top Oss Arena
(30403908)


8 December 2004 (17:30)
Sturky 2 - 1 Tijny Devils Sturky Arena
(30525861)
8 December 2004 (17:30)
Tha Lionz 3 - 1 Top Oss Het Hol van de Leeuw
(30610687)


15 December 2004 (17:30)
Tijny Devils 4 - 1 Tha Lionz Inferno
(30668082)
15 December 2004 (17:30)
Top Oss 1 - 3 Sturky Top Oss Arena
(30701335)

Knockout Stage

The next stage of the tournament was the Knockout Stage. Eight teams qualified for this stage: the winners and runners-up of all four groups.

Draw

It is uncertain if the teams were drawn or that their match was based on the group they played in, or their overall result. The winners of (in this article called) Group A and B faced the runners-up of the opposite group and so did the winners of Group C and D.

Bracket

  Quarterfinals
Semi-Finals
Final
                           
 
  A1  EFC Gelderland 1  
  B2  FC Goofy 3    
    B2  FC Goofy 3  
  D2  Tijny Devils 2  
  C1  Naarden 1
  D2  Tijny Devils 2    
    B2  FC Goofy 1
      A2  Dashit Kabomb 6
  B1  Eindhoven 2003 1
  A2  Dashit Kabomb 5    
    A2  Dashit Kabomb 4
  D1  Sturky 2  
  D1  Sturky 2
  C2  FC Snoepje 0  

Quarterfinals

22 December 2004 (17:00)
Naarden 1 - 2 Tijny Devils Naarden Arena
(30800899)
22 December 2004 (17:00)
Eindhoven 2003 1 - 5 Dashit Kabomb Eindhoven 2003 Arena
(30802254)
22 December 2004 (17:00)
EFC Gelderland 1 - 3 FC Goofy De Trots
(30849142)
22 December 2004 (17:30)
Sturky 2 - 0 FC Snoepje Sturky Arena
(30819330)

Semi-Finals

29 December 2004 (17:00)
Dashit Kabomb 4 - 2 Sturky The Dashit Kabomber
(30942640)
29 December 2004 (17:00)
FC Goofy 3 - 2 Tijny Devils FC Goofy Arena
(30994608)

Final

5 January 2005 (17:00)
FC Goofy 1 - 6 Dashit Kabomb FC Goofy Arena
(31094033)
Sealand Cup I Champion
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Dashit Kabomb
First title

Top Goalscorers

Three players tied for first place as top scorer of the first Sealand Cup, with each player scoring six goals. In total, 184 goals were scored by 100 different players.

Mathias Grünenwald (FC Goofy) was the leading goalscorer of the Qualification Stage (five goals), while Bo Göran Evertorp (Dashit Kabomb) was the leading goalscorer for the rest of the tournament (four goals). Before the final, Ferry Meisner (Naarden) was top scorer with six goals in all matches. During the final, Bo Göran Evertorp and his teammate Ante Boškoviè equalled Meisner's score. Eventually, all three players tied for first place.

Rank Name Team Goals
1 Ante Boškoviè Dashit Kabomb 6
Bo Göran Evertorp Dashit Kabomb
Ferry Meisner Naarden
4 Xavier Bonnefoy Eindhoven 2003 5
Mathias Grünenwald FC Goofy
Nicolaj Knudsen FC Goofy

Five hat-tricks were scored during the tournament. Mathias Grünenwald (FC Goofy) became the first player to score a Sealand Cup hat-trick and also the first player to score four goals in one match. Later in that same match, his team mate Nicolaj Knudsen also scored a hat-trick, making FC Goofy the first team to score two hat-tricks in one match.

Player (goals) Team Goals scored Result Opponent Round
Mathias Grünenwald (4) FC Goofy 1–0, 2–0, 4–1, 6–1 7–1 Bossiebos Qualification stage (C)
Nicolaj Knudsen FC Goofy 3–0, 5–1, 7–1 7–1 Bossiebos Qualification stage (C)
Ante Boškoviè (4) Dashit Kabomb 3–0, 5–0, 6–0, 7–0 8–0 Lucky Ducks Qualification stage (A)
Cris Thorpe Sturky 1–0, 2–0, 5–0 5–1 Team Goycoechea Qualification stage (D)
Regilio den Uijl FC Goofy 0–1, 0–2, 0–4 0–5 Cape Holland Qualification stage (C)

Disciplinary

Card Number
Red card (direct) 2
Red card (second yellow) 10
Yellow card 85

No official fair play-award was given. Mausselona had the best disciplinary record (two yellow cards in four matches).

Trivia

  • The total attendence was 52,424 - an average of 1,165 per match.
  • The match with the highest attendance was Sturky v. FC Snoepje (2,714)
  • The match with the lowest attendance was Cape Holland v. Bossiebos (298)
  • The first Sealand Cup goal was scored by Ferry Meisner (Naarden) in a qualification stage match when he scored against FC Goofy on 10 November 2004 at 17:04 HT-Time.
  • The 100th Sealand Cup goal was also scored by Ferry Meisner in a group stage match against FC Sammie de Cavia.
  • Eindhoven 2003 player Marijan Granić made the first Sealand Cup goal in a group stage match, also against FC Goofy. His goal was scored on 1 December 2004 at 17:21 HT-Time.
  • The fastest goal was scored by Bossiebos player Rens Hendriks (after 1') in their match against Cape Holland.
  • The latest goal was scored by Dashit Kabomb player Leonidas Asvestas (after 88') in their match against Lucky Ducks.
  • The majority of the drawn matches went to extra time. Only the results after ninety minutes were taken into consideration for the Sealand Cup. Golden goals have not been counted into the goalscoring statistics and cards given in extra time would not have been counted for the statistics and unofficial fair play ranking.