DATE: 22nd Nov 2017
VENUE: Middleton Leisure Centre
SCHOOLS ENTERED: Gildersome, Robin Hood, St Philips, Rothwell St Marys, Westerton, Hunslet St Marys, Woodlesford & Rothwell Victoria Primary
The Leeds United Foundation – "Road to Wembley" is a City wide football competition, available to any primary school. Being seen as the most prestigious School football tournament in the city of Leeds.
The competition will be run within 5 areas of Leeds with Schools competing to Qualify to the City Finals and then a coveted place within the Championship Finals Day to battle it out to be crowned Leeds United Foundation School Champions. The winners will go on to represents Leeds United Foundation in the Championship North Regional Finals
Overall figures for the tournament
- 1 Week
- 5 venues across the city (North East / East / South / West / North West)
- 53 Schools
- 424 children
"A fantastic evening of football under the lights at Middleton Leisure Centre - 64 children from 8 Schools in attendance, showing great enthusiasm, teamwork and desire to win in the spirit of the game and compete for a place in the City Final, where the overall winner will represent Leeds United in the Championship North Finals"
"Congratulations to Gildersome and Woodlesford Primary who progress to the Training Camp and City Finals in January 2018 - one step closer to Wembley!!"