April 5, 2011
football team secures sought-after place in final
Wanderers Under 12s football team secured a place in the Woodspring
Junior League Cup Final with an impressive 8-1 semi-final victory
against Weston Crusaders on Sunday (3rd April).
delighted youngsters, pictured, will now play Portishead Juniors
in the final in a few weeks' time.
Manager Simon Windram told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "This is
a great achievement for our team as Weston Crusaders are currently
fifth in the first division and Burnbridge are fourth in the second
"The whole team played exceptionally well and didn't let
Weston Crusaders settle into their game. After conceding an early
goal in the 12th minute we came back straight away with a goal
in the 14th minute to bring the scores level. We then continued
to dominate the game and scored again three times before half
time. The second half continued in the same way with Burnbridge
dominating and the keeper only touched the ball once in the second
The team thanked their parents and spectators for their support
on the day and look forward to playing Portishead in the final.
will be wearing a new kit sponsored by the RAF for the first time
at the final, which has been supplied as part of an initiative
to support community sport.