Broadstone Middle School Girls’ football team were victorious in the final of the Football League’s 6 a side tournament for school girls’ teams on Sunday. They were representing AFC Bournemouth and were playing Thomas Telford School representing Shrewsbury Town at world famous Wembley Stadium.
The match took place on 30 March ahead of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy Final. Annette Brooke MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole was there to watch the girls win and cheered them on during the match. She was then very proud to be able to present the trophy and other post match prizes to the girls.
Annette said: “The girls were so focused and determined and I was delighted to be able to support them on the day. Over 700 teams entered the competition so their achievement is immense. It was a really special opportunity for the team to be able to play on the famous pitch at Wembley Stadium, and I am sure it is something they will treasure for years to come. Congratulations to all the players!”