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Guernsey youth footballers take on Jersey teams

Guernsey youth footballers take on Jersey teams

Sunday 24 March 2019

Guernsey youth footballers take on Jersey teams

The Ravenscroft Inter-Island Festival will see Guernsey's youth football teams take on Jersey at the track in Victoria Avenue today.

The new event will see more than 150 children take to the pitch for a "fun tournament" between 11:00 and 13:00.

The tournament has been split into two groups - Year 2 and Year 4 - and aims to provide the young players with an opportunity to play with teams they haven't come up against before, while also strengthening the relationship between Guernsey and Jersey clubs.

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Pictured: Youth teams from Guernsey and Jersey will take part in the tournament (file image).

Many parents are taking advantage of the £10 Condor offer, with around 160 people coming over for the event.

The teams are as follows:

Year 2
ID Elite
Guernsey FA Aztec Academy
St Pauls
Jersey Scottish

Year 4
ID Elite
Guernsey FA Aztec Academy
Jersey Scottish

Ravenscroft supports the Guernsey FA's Football for Everyone Initiative and has recently launched JS Juniors in Jersey, as well as Grouville FC.

Pictured top: File image.

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