Match Report – Home Year 3/4 Football Tournament

On an overcast Wednesday afternoon overlooking the iconic Wembley Stadium, St Christopher’s hosted its first annual Year 3/4 Football Tournament.

After a warm welcome for the visiting St Nicholas & Buxlow, the teams were organised, briefed and ready to go for what was sure to be a memorable occasion.

The first match was Buxlow vs St Christopher’s B.
A hard fought match was controlled by the visiting Buxlow team before St Christopher’s B stole a last minute equaliser to make the result a draw.
Result : 1-1

The second match was St Christopher’s A vs St Nicholas
Another intense match up went against the pre-tournament favourites with a St Christopher’s win.
Result : 2-0

The third match was St Christopher’s A vs Buxlow
Continuing the trend, another fantastic game with lovely flowing football from both teams resulted in a St Christopher’s win.
Result : 2-0

The fourth match was St Christopher’s B vs St Nicholas
St Nicholas flexed their football muscles and tore into the St Christopher’s defence.
Result : 0-3

The fifth match was St Christopher’s A vs St Christopher’s B
The grudge match between the two St Christopher’s sides.
Result : 1-0

The sixth match was St Nicholas vs Buxlow
The visitors clashed in one of the tournament’s most thrilling matches.
Result : 1 – 2

Following the tournament all the particiapants and teachers gathered for a results announcement, which was….

In fourth place – St Christopher’s B (1 Point)

In third place – St Nicholas (3 Points)

In second place – Buxlow (4 Points)

In first place – St Christopher’s A (9 Points)

The tournament was played in great spirit and fun was had by all.
We hope this new relationship fostering between the schools will result in more fixtures in the not too distant future.

Player of the Tournament – (Tied) Alex & Niyam