FA Girls Football Week

The FA Girls Football Week kicked off on Monday 10th October and saw a celebration of female football across the country, throughout the week.

Our brand new Harrogate College Girls football team attended the Power League Leeds Central Girls 5-a-side Football Tournament on Friday, hosted by Leeds City College, and played six matches throughout the day.

Girls football team

It was the first time the team had played together in a competitive situation, with three girls from Sport; one from Health and Social Care, IT and ESOL, the student body was well represented.

The entire of the Year 1 Sport group was on the side lines to show support for the exciting new girls team, and as a team, they improved throughout the course of the six matches, winning three. They missed out on the semi- finals by goal difference alone!

Girls football

“It was a great day and a fantastic experience for the girls, coming together as a team considering they’d never played competitively together, and they played brilliantly.  I’m so proud of them!”- Andy Reah, Sport tutor and Girls Football ambassador.


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