The Turks didn't qualify for the tournament hosted here this year. Illegal substitutions will result in penalty kicks.
Last year we landed big headers against the Ptolemies, Hasmoneans, and Romans. The initial goal for this new season will be to strike from the side of the Persians toward the open net of the Greeks. This is the final game of the Carlo Cup and looks to be one for the ages.
A preliminary investigation over the summer revealed that a major scandal is breaking in ancient soccer. Persian players are suspected of doubling as rising Macedonian stars, including and especially Philip II and Alexander the Great. The two teams are about to meet for the first time in almost a century. What will be the outcome?
If everyone is in their places, let's get the mystery match started.
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