Match Preview: The High Altitude U12’s Cup Final!
The first ever High Altitude U12’s Cup Final will be
played between Reffley Youth and Costessey Sports on Friday 17 May 2019 (7:30pm
KO). Reffley Youth compete in the Peterborough and District Junior League U12
Division 1 whereas Costessey Sports compete in the Norfolk Combined Youth
Football League U12 Premiership.
Costessey Sports are undefeated
in the League this season as they have won seven and drawn one match. This puts
them second in the League behind Horsford who have won all eight of their
matches. However Costessey could win the League if they are able to beat
Horsford in their final match of the season later this month. After receiving a
bye in the First Round, Costessey started their cup run at home to Scole United
who they comfortably beat 12-0. The Third Round saw them welcome Division One
side, Drayton Youth who they beat 3-0. In the Quarter-Finals they faced fellow
Premiership side Bawburgh Bulls where they won 4-1. The Semi-Final saw them
host table topping Horsford. Costessey required penalties to beat them after
drawing 1-1 after 90 minutes.
In the League, Reffley Youth
have finished in eighth place after winning 5 of their 18 League matches. Similarly
to Costessey, Reffley received a bye in the First Round. In the Second they
travelled to Taverham Hotspurs where they narrowly won 2-1. The Third Round saw
them travel to Norwich United Lions, a game that they won 3-2. Their
Quarter-Final match was their first at home and they kept their first clean
sheet of their Cup run whilst scoring twice against Lakeford Rangers. They
reached The High Altitude U12’s Cup Final after beating Mundford 3-1 at home in
It promises to be an
Reffley Youth v Costessey Sports
FDC (Field of Dreams)
Kick Off 7:30pm
Adults £3, concessions £1
Thanks to High Altitude for sponsoring this year's competition - to find out more about High Altitude please click here.