Local footballers perform well in France

The combined Coleraine Schools squads.
The combined Coleraine Schools squads.

A combined Coleraine Schools squad have returned home from the La-Roche-Sur-Yon International Futsal Tournament in France, where they performed with great success.

The Under 11 squad were undefeated in their qualifying group impressing all opposition and spectators with their flair and talent.

They progressed to the championship finals were they finished seventh out of a total of 40 squads.

The Under 15 Squad which had a strong representation from the successful 2001 Coleraine Academy Squad also progressed to the Championship Finals from their qualifying group and finished in an impressive third position in the U15 Elite Section.

“We would like to say a massive well done to all the boys in both the under 11 and under 15 sections,” said one of the coaches.

“The two teams were super on and off the pitch over their stay in France.”