After watching his players huff to the conclusion, Grilled head coach Djan Bacelar
admitted to second thoughts about whether committing them to a tournament was the right thing to do.
"True, we're out of the title race, but I frankly didn't expect energy levels to be this low." the concerned Brazilian said. "There was simply no fight observed today."
was done with being diplomatic, and called it as he saw it. "From the evidence, we've been going backwards."
The other fixture in the group saw Canada's Cornwall Pylons hammered 0-5 by former Norwegian Ponduscupen smaragd winners Einebakken Kickers. Olivér Návay and Boris Silić struck twice each for the Kickers, against a Pylons side that was probably better than the scoreline suggested.
The Grilled fans are certainly not fancying their chances next week. "A draw would be terrific, going by the state we're in." a despondent green-clad traveller moaned.