Young Ladies start with a final place

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BRIGHOUSE Sports AFC is delighted to have a Ladies team on board for the coming season.

The U18s Brighouse Sports Ladies team set off to a spectacular start by gaining a place in the final at the Hemsworth Tournament last Sunday.

Top teams from far and wide competed, with the Ladies claiming victories over Sheffield United in their group and Notts County in the semi-final. In what was a nail-biting final, the Brighouse Sports side came runners up following a tense penalty shootout.

The club are looking for additional players for the team and urge girls in the U17/18 age groups to contact Bernard on 01484 715454 if they are interested in playing.

Sponsors have come forward to kit out two of the six new football teams and the club is looking for more sponsors for the other four. Anyone interested in sponsoring the Ladies team or any of the other teams please contact Victoria Crabtree at

Heading towards a hefty total of 100 players for their first season, the club is also looking for players for an additional boys team in the U16 age group in the Huddersfield League – interested players please contact Mick on 07926 053230.