Town and Eastside win six-a-side event

Eastside won the under 12s event.
Eastside won the under 12s event.

BOSTON Eastside Football Club held their annual six-a-side tournament, sponsored by Workforce Unlimited.

Boston Eastside Football Club held their annual six-a-side tournament, sponsored by Workforce Unlimited.

Twenty-two teams from under eights to 12s, 16s and 18s competed.

The under eights’ friendly tournament saw Splisby Town win all their games, scoring 33 times and not conceding.

All under eights players were awarded a medal by Workforce Director Lynn Battram.

Boston Eastside under 12s won their age group.

They also recently competed in a national tournament at Great Yarmouth, losing in the semi-final on penalties. They did, however, come home with the fair play award for the weekend.

The under 16’s/18’s category saw Boston Town under 18s beat Wyberton 4-1 in the final.

Boston Eastside completed the season with the under eights and 16s participating in the Old Leake Invitation Cup.

The under eights won their first ever trophy (The Roger Thurlby Memorial trophy) while the under 16s completed a club double, winning the Maurice Henton memorial trophy.

Boston Eastside are based at Pymoor Lane, Sibsey, and will be running age groups at under eight, nine, 10, 13, 15 and 18 level next season.

All teams, apart from the under 18s, will compete in the Mid-Lincs League.

The under 18s will compete in the Peterborough and District League.

The club are looking for players and coaches to join the club at all age groups.

Ideally, coaches should hold at least the FA Level One coaching certificate.

However, the club is prepared to provide support and assistance to those who are interested in coaching youth football but do not hold the appropriate qualifications.

Players and coaches interested in joining the club should contact Lee Jackson on 07881810265.