Nankatsu vs Toho was the final match of the Middle School National Tournament. This confrontation was an epic battle where both teams gave everything they had.
At the end of regular time, the score was 3-3, with both team captains (Kojiro Hyuga and Tsubasa Ozora) scoring a hat-trick. In extra time (two halves of ten minutes) each of them scored another goal, so the score was a 4-4 tie at the final whistle. The rules did not contemplate a penalty shoot-out, so both teams were declared champions.
|July 1986||National Tournament||Middle School 3rd Year|