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D.C. United to face defending champion Cuba in Saturday’s U15 Youth Cup Final

The Cayman Islands Invitational Under-15 Youth Football Cup will be decided Saturday (2 June) with defending champion Cuba taking on the undefeated D.C. United.

In Friday’s semifinals, D.C. United knocked off Jamaica’s Portmore United 2-1. United’s Jonathan Valladares opened the scoring in the 23rd minute. Portmore answered with Tyrese Williams’ equalizer in the 44th minute.  Moses Nyeman scored the deciding goal for United in extra time to secure the win.

Penalties determined Cuba’s fate in the second semifinal as the defending champions advanced 5-4 versus Harbour View F.C.

The Finals between Cuba and D.C. United start at 7:30 pm, while Portmore United and Harbour View F.C will play for third place at 6:00 pm.

Both games will take place at the Ed Bush Playing Field.

About the author

Jordan Armenise

Jordan Armenise

Jordan Armenise began his sports broadcasting journey with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (CFL). It was in this role where he was able to craft the immersive and enthusiastic approach to reporting, broadcasting and production you see here today in Cayman's sports community.

Jordan has also worked behind the scenes for a number of Canadian broadcasting & production companies such as CBC Sports, Cineflix Productions and Cream Productions.

Did he mention he was St. Clare of Assisi's 1994 Athlete of the Year?

Now dubbed 'The Sports Guy', Jordan relishes the role as Cayman 27 Sports Producer, where he can tell the stories of Cayman’s athletes. You can reach Jordan at 333.6521 or

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