100 teams tackle popular Common tournament

Little Common Football Club enjoyed a successful tournament weekend with 100 teams taking part in the two-day event.

Sunday, 17th June 2018, 2:39 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 4:53 pm
The Little Common team which won the Under-9 Cup at the football club's annual tournament.

Glorious sunshine helped the smooth running of the event, which saw some good, competitive football played on both days.

The hosts enjoyed success in the under-9 age group by winning the cup competition, while the under-10s 11s, 12s and 14s were all defeated in the semi-finals.

Roll of honour: Under-9 Cup - winners Little Common, runners/up SC Pass & Move; Under-9 Shield - winners Medway Town, r/up Stone Cross.

Under-10 Cup - winners Select Youth, r/up SC Pass & Move; Under-10 Shield - winners Hastings United, r/up Hastings Wanderers.

Under-11 Cup - winners SC Pass & Move, r/up The JC Tackleway; Under-11 Shield - winners Hailsham United, r/up SC Pass & Move.

Under-12 Cup - winners Eastbourne Town Yellow, r/up Ifield Galaxy; Under-12 Shield - winners Stone Cross Royals, r/up Eastbourne Town White.

Under-13 Cup - winners Ifield Galaxy, r/up Westfield; Under-13 Shield - winners Crowhurst, r/up Hastings Wanderers.

Under-14 Cup - winners Sedlescombe Rangers, r/up Hove Rivervale; Under-14 Shield - winners Seagulls, r/up Hastings Rangers.

The club wishes to thank all the volunteers and referees who gave up their time to help make the tournament a success.

Little Common’s adult first team completed a Macron Store Southern Combination Football League Division One and Division One Challenge Cup double during the 2017/18 season, and will play in the Premier Division for the first time in the club’s history next term.

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