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“Nerves Settled” in Season Opener for Hooligans

A goal in the first minute by Jack Joyce was not enough to push the Midwest Hooligans past the Pumas in the season opener for the UPSL.

Traveling to Mayfield, KY to open up the campaign of the inaugural season for the Hooligans in the UPSL. Wanting to get off to a strong start to the season the Hooligans got exactly that when Jack Joyce picked off a pass from the keeper just 45 seconds into the game. Joyce then rifled the ball right back toward the goal scoring the first goal for the Hooligans. “I was just glad to be in the right spot at the right time to get the season started off the right way,” Said Joyce after the game. “Feel like an early goal always settles the nerves a bit” Joyce continued.