On Friday 17th November, three schools and four football teams traveled to Hillsborough Training Ground to compete in the EFL Girls Cup Local Finals.

Participating U13 teams included;

  • Park Academy
  • Forge Valley
  • Stockbridge (2 teams)

The winning team from the tournament will represent Sheffield Wednesday in the Area Finals against Mansfield Town which will be hosted in January 2018.

After several rounds and some amazing skills being shown, the team which game out victorious was Park Academy. Who also won tickets to the Bristol City match the following day and even went pitch side to celebrate in style.

Other professional footballs clubs who will be represented by schools across the UK next year include Derby County, Chesterfield, Sheffield Utd, Notts County, Rotherham, Doncaster, Lincoln City, & Nottingham Forest.

Thank you to all participating teams and good luck to Park Academy in next years tournament!