North Somerset RTC teams impress on Belgium trip, as Clevedon get a Nike boost

PUBLISHED: 08:03 05 June 2019

North Somerset RTC Under 9s travel to Belgium for Hageland Cup

North Somerset RTC Under 9s travel to Belgium for Hageland Cup

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North Somerset RTC competed in their second overseas tour in three months at the Hageland Cup, after playing in the East Mallorca Cup.

A total of 25 staff, family and players travelled to Antwerp for one of the biggest youth tournaments in Europe.

North Somerset entered five under-nine teams, three under-11s and an under-15.

And the under-nine squad coached by young Bristol Rovers professional and former NS player Luke Russe and former player Ethan Feltham were group runners-up.

The under-11s led by Alex White and Scott Campbell won their three games with an aggregate score of 8-3 to qualify, as the under-15s finished runners up in ther group despite not conceding a goal after one win and two draws, losing two shootouts.

On the second day, White and Campbell's under-11s drew all three games but lost each shootout to finish fifth out of 32.

The under-15s finshed in a similar position having gone unbeaten and without conceding a goal on both days.

A great time was enjoyed by all and anyoneinterested in playing for the team at future opportunities like these can for a trial at nsfootball.co.uk.


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