14 Fenland junior football teams take part in Christchurch tournament

Football tournament, Christchurch, Picture; Steve Williams.

Football tournament, Christchurch, Picture; Steve Williams. - Credit: Archant

MORE than 100 young Fenland footballers participated in a friendly end of season tournament in Christchurch on Saturday.

Football tournament, Christchurch, Picture; Steve Williams.

Football tournament, Christchurch, Picture; Steve Williams. - Credit: Archant

All 14 teams from the Fenland under-8s League took part, the first time they had all been in the same place at the same time.

Football tournament, Christchurch, Picture; Steve Williams.

Football tournament, Christchurch, Picture; Steve Williams. - Credit: Archant

The sides in action were Holbeach Utd, Hungate Rovers, Leverington Sport, March Soccer School, Richard Scott Soccer School, Walpole Youth, Whittlesey Whites, Benwick Athletic, Fenland Rovers, March Rangers, Outwell Swifts, Tydd St Mary, Whittlesey Blues and Wisbech St Mary.

Each team played six eight minute games.

Benwick Athletic were the winners of the fair play award.


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