There were some extremely excited teams that arrived at Accrington Academy on Monday 1st October for the year 3&4 Football competition. The twelve teams were split into three groups and each played all of the other teams in their groups before being seeded into the quarter final stages.
Peel Park A won group A with St Andrews wining group B and St Bartholomew’s and St Marys Clayton joint winners of group C. The semi-finals involved Peel Park A playing St Andrews. This games was 0 -0 after full time and the game went to penalties for a place in the final. The first 5 penalties were missed and it was the final penalty taker from St Andrews who buried his shot to win his team a place in the final. The game between Benjamin Hargreaves and St Peter and St Pauls resulted in a win for St Peter and Pauls.
The final was an extremely closely matched exciting affair. In the end it was St Peter and Pauls who came out victorious with a 2 – 1 win. All the teams that played should be extremely proud of themselves as they all played with great passion and determination.