Time to enter youth tournament

PUBLISHED: 12:31 31 March 2011


Gorleston Rangers FC’s 23rd annual summer youth football tournament will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 18 and 19, at Ormiston Venture Academy, Oriel Avenue, Gorleston.

Age group days are Saturday, June 18: Under-8, U10, U12, U14 and U16 and U14 girls.

Sunday, June 19: Under-7, U9, U11, U13 and U15 and U11 girls.

Under-7 and U8 is five-a-side mini soccer, U9 is six-a-side mini soccer, U10 and the girls’ sections are seven-a-side mini soccer and the U11 to U16 boys’ sections are five-a-side with head height restrictions applying.

Booking-in times for both days is by 10am, with first group games kicking off at 10.30am. Cost is £20 per team.

For the last few years over 200 teams have entered the tournament. With over 50 entries already received from Coventry, Northampton, Luton, Bedford, Ipswich, Framlingham, Dereham and Norwich, as well as local teams from Gorleston, Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft, early application is encouraged.

Entries are accepted on a first come, first served basis.

For more information or an application form, contact organiser Chris Dunne on 01493 601256, email: or visit the club website on

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