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


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

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