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Poland defeats United States 3 – 1 at 2014 Amputee Football World Cup

Bracket The bracket for the 2014 Amputee Football World Cup final run. Image credit: Amp Futbol Polska

Yesterday in Mexico at the 2014 Amputee Football World Cup, Poland men’s national amputee football team defeated the United States 3 – 1 to qualify for the quarterfinals, where they will play Argentina who defeated Mexico 3 – 0.  Goals were scored for the Polish side by Bartosz Łastowski in the 5th  minute, Mateusz Kabała  in the 31st minute, and Kamil Rosiek in the 43rd minute.

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Kabała  has been the star for the Polish side this competition, scoring five goals through the 1/8ths final. In addition to his goal in the game against the United States, he had two assists. These goals bring his national team career goals to 15 with 11 assists.

 

The Polish roster includes  Kuba Jasiulewicz, Przemek Świercz, Mateusz Kabała, Tomazs Miś, Kamil Rosiek, Bartosz Łastowski, Marcin Guszkiewicz, Mateusz Sadłowski, Rafał Bieńkowski  and Dawid Dobkowski.

 

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2533 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees.

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