World Cup football festival fun for local girls

As the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup gets into full swing, Mark Barber Soccer Schools have launched a festival to celebrate the tournament.

By Daniel Gregory
Friday, 14th June 2019, 12:05 pm
England's World Cup team
England's World Cup team

The event will take place at Pindar Leisure Centre on Friday June 21 and is open to all girls aged five-12.

The festival will take place between 5.30-7pm and no experience is necessary as all are welcome to attend.

Entry costs £3 per person and girls need to wear appropriate sports clothing, suitable footwear for 3G, grass and indoor use, drinks bottle and any medication required.

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Girls are also encouraged to wear shinpads and also bring a rainjacket on the day.

MBSS coach Olivia Hall, who is organising the festival, said: “The main aim for this event is to try and get more girls involved in the game.”

Contact Olivia on 07514437337 or via [email protected] for more information on how to sign up.