Wattsfield Youth U12’s triumphed in this seasons Westmorland County FA U12 Futsal League.
Week 1 saw a big win for Staveley U11’s over Wattsfield Youth U11 and Wattsfield Youth U12 beat Kendal United U12 in what was one of the closest and well contested matches of the competition.
Ibis U12 entered the league in week 2 coming up against the inform Staveley team who once again showed quality in front of goal to record their second victory. The second match of the evening was the Wattsfield derby with the older team running out victorious.
Kendal United returned to the league in week 3 facing a Staveley team down to the minimum 5 players , the speed and accuracy of the of the Kendal United team was in the end to much for the hardworking Staveley team. Ibis and Wattsfield Youth U11 both went in search of their first wins. The game was tightly contested in the early stages but the higher quality of finishing displayed by Ibis meant they managed to get 3 points on the board.
Week 4 saw a back to full strength Staveley face Wattsfield U12 in what turned out to be a game of the competition contender with both teams playing high quality football, it was Staveley however who pipped Wattsfield by one goal. Ibis only managed to field 5 players against Kendal United in the second fixture which proved to be influential as they tired late on in the game resulting in Kendal United extending their lead on the way to victory.
Going into the final week, 3 teams could finish top with Staveley sitting in pole position 3 points ahead of Wattsfield Youth U12 and Kendal United. Unfortunately Kendal United were unable to attend resulting in a walkover victory for Wattsfield Youth U11. The last fixture of the competition saw Wattsfield Youth U12 needs to win against Ibis and better the goal difference set by Staveley. Knowing this Wattsfield started at a high pace and fast tempo which proved too much for the Ibis team meaning Wattsfield reached the number of goals required to finish above Staveley.
Well done to all involved and congratulations Wattsfield Youth U12.