Junior football

Holbeach United Community Sports Academy young guns toast top campaign at bash

More than 230 children got their hands on silverware as Holbeach United Community Sports Academy held their popular end of season presentation day last weekend. Members of the Tigers’ under-7, under-8, under-9, under-10, under-11, under-12, under-13, under-14 and under-16 boys teams, plus the under-14 girls, were all at King’s Academy for the bash. Those aged from under-7 to under-10 were ...

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Young Holbeach United side clinch Peterborough League title in dramatic late show

Holbeach United under-13s clinched the Peterborough Junior Alliance Division Two title after a dramatic final match of their season. The young Tigers needed a point from their last day title decider against Leverington, who raced into a two-goal first half lead. However, Holbeach hit back with two goals in the final ten minutes to take the title and cap a ...

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Young Holbeach United side get a big boost as KDH Projects sponsor new training tops

The young guns from Holbeach United under-9s Black have received a major sponsorship boost from KDH Projects. Donington-based construction specialists KDH have provided the Tigers with new training jerseys, which have gone down really well with the players and staff. KDH commercial director Carl Rout was on hand to present Holbeach boss Rob Bell with one of the jerseys last ...

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Next generation of referees put through their paces at Spalding Grammar School

An impressive 16 students recently completed the FA Basic referees course at Spalding Grammar School. Nine students from Spalding Grammar were joined by seven others from around the county to be put through their paces by the Lincs FA Training Team – Michael Brader, Rob Windle, Sarah Grundy, Simon Bell, Jonathan Amess and George Richardson. The course entailed a two ...

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Spalding United Youth’s Blue boys given boost by generous donations

Spalding United under-11 Blues are enjoying a fantastic 2016/17 season so far. Having already been very worthy winners of the PJAL Group A under-11 Medal Competition, they also have reached the PFA Cup quarter finals – to be played on February 5 at The Priory School in Spalding. Alongside these successes, they have also been flag bearers at Peterborough United, ...

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Young Spalding United team want more girls to join their success story

A rapidly improving team within the Spalding United Youth set-up are calling on more girls from South Holland to follow in their footsteps and join them. Girls in school years 3, 4, 5 and even 6 are wanted by the Tulips – with the progress of the under-10 side highlighted as a great reason for them to give football a ...

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Show your support for Spalding United young guns to make Hjorring dream a reality

Spalding United Youth under-11 Blues are seeking support from South Holland after securing a lucrative spot in a popular football tournament. Managed by Richard Smith and Neil Maxwell, the 13 young Tulips players are one of just three teams from England to enter the Dana Cup in Hjorring, Denmark. The international tournament accepts teams from all over the world, from ...

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Life-changing Wales call-up for Spalding United’s teenage talent Tegan

Talented teenager Tegan Wheeler has been called up to the Wales under-19 ladies’ national football team after successful trials last month. Wheeler, who is just 17, is captain of Spalding United’s under-18 girls’ side and also features for the ladies’ team. She shone at the trials, which were held at the Wales National Football Development Centre in Newport on October ...

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Holbeach Bank are flying in their new Bryan Thompson Windows and Conservatories sponsored kit

In-form Holbeach Bank celebrated the unveiling of their new sponsored strip by beating Huntington Rovers 5-2 in ChromaSport PDFL Division Four on Saturday. Bryan Thompson Windows and Conservatories Ltd have kindly sponsored the team with a full new kit and match balls, ensuring Brett Schlechter’s side look as good as they are performing on the pitch. A double from Danny ...

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HTS Vehicle Sales kit Young Dons under-12s out with new strip and jackets

Young Dons under-12s have been kitted out with a new strip and substitute jackets after receiving generous sponsorship from HTS Vehicle Sales. A HTS spokesman said: “HTS Vehicle Sales are proud to be the sponsor of the Young Dons and wish them every success for the new season.” Dons’ under-12 manager Ben Pell added: “We would like to thank HTS ...

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South Holland trio showcase their new sponsored junior football kits

Three junior football teams in South Holland have been proudly showing off their new strips after receiving generous sponsorship. Holbeach United Yellow under-14s received their new kit for the coming season from Woodhouse Farm Lodge Luxury Accommodation, who are based in Spalding. Hotel Manager Tasmin Chapman-Malkin, from Woodhouse Farm Lodge, was on hand to present the traditional yellow and black ...

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Two young Holbeach United teams are on lookout for new players

Holbeach United Yellow under-14s are in need of a few new players ahead of the coming season. The young Tigers, who play in the Peterborough Junior Alliance League Division One, are looking for players going into school year nine next year. Contact manager Stuart Clark on 07831 400052 if you are interested. Holbeach United under-10s Black (under-11s next season) are ...

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Holbeach United’s Community Sports Academy’s Summer Sixes are a massive success

Holbeach United’s second annual ‘Summer Sixes’ tournament has been hailed as a massive success. The Tigers welcomed an impressive 72 teams, ranging from under-17 to under-12, to their King’s Academy base at Penny Hill over the weekend, with 32 playing on Saturday and 40 on Sunday. Although no home teams walked away with a trophy – the under-12 side did ...

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Kids can make friends and learn skills at Elite Sports’ development centre

Elite Sports Academy is proud to announce that their popular football development centre is back after the half-term break. The development centre is open to all new and existing players and not only provides children with fun and friendly football sessions to develop skills – but is also a place where children can make new friendships and learn other skills ...

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Ryan’s rocket seals impressive Wisbech win for Pinchbeck United’s Predators

The talented young guns from Pinchbeck United under-10s roared to victory at the annual Wisbech St Mary six-a-side football tournament on Sunday. The tournament, which is one of the biggest of its kind in the country and officially the largest in the east region, had over 500 football teams attend throughout the weekend. In the under-10s section, which consisted of ...

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Become a part of Elite Sports Academy’s exciting football academy

Elite Sports Academy are looking for players to join their growing football academy. The South Holland based firm are recruiting children for their academy squads, with ages from under-7 to under-13 catered for (school years 2-8). Any players that join the academy will receive professional guidance from FA qualified coaches, with the aims of training once a week and playing ...

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Young Dons pegged back by Crowland Town in six-goal thriller

A last-gasp goal ensured that Young Dons under-12s had to settle for a 3-3 draw against Crowland Town under-12s. The second meeting between the two sides this season in Division Two of the Peterborough and District Junior Alliance Charter Standard League was a real thriller, but Dons were left disappointed with a share of the spoils. The Donington side went ...

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Sweet revenge as Pinchbeck United under-15s make it three wins on spin

In-form Pinchbeck United under-15s registered their third win on the spin as they saw off Ketton under-15s 2-1 in a close contest. Having lost 4-1 to Ketton just a month ago, Pinchbeck knew they’d be in for a tough test. The teams were equally matched from the off and the game started with end-to-end attacks and hard-fought midfield battles. Pinchbeck’s ...

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Tydd St Mary Football Club are growing – and need your help

Ever-expanding Tydd St Mary FC are looking for willing volunteers to coach, manage and nurture their new youth football teams. The Saints already have players ready to go for the following age groups: Under-6s (school year 1, aged 5-6 years), under-7s (year 2, aged 6-7 years), under-8s (year 3, aged 7-8 years) and a girls team (mixed ages from 8-12 ...

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Seven-up Holbeach United under-15s breeze past rivals Bourne

Holbeach United under-15s cruised to an impressive 7-0 win at Bourne Town under-15s on Sunday, writes Tom Coley. Holbeach started the better side and the score line showed that as, after a succession of corners, Charlie Ford found the net for his first of the season. An onslaught of chances followed for the visitors, but they couldn’t find the net ...

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