YOUTH FOOTBALL: March talent Ashton pens contract at Peterborough United

March footballer Ashton Newton signs his contract for Peterborough United at the club's ABAX Stadium

March footballer Ashton Newton signs his contract for Peterborough United at the club's ABAX Stadium. - Credit: Archant

Youngster Ashton Newton has taken a massive step towards realising his footballing dream.

The March-based talent has penned a contract at Peterborough United, committing to Posh’s under 9s academy team, where he could face sides such as Tottenham, Chelsea and Arsenal.

Ashton has been at the club since the age of six and marked his rise by signing his contract on the pitch at Posh’s final game of the season at the ABAX Stadium.

His mum, Laura, said: “It is a fantastic achievement and a proud moment for us all.”


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