Open bus top tour for Orchard School's national girls champions

Hampshire Chronicle: Orchard School's girls ahead of their open top bus tour Orchard School's girls ahead of their open top bus tour

A girls football team from the Waterside were last night treated to an open bus top tour.

The under-11 team from Orchard Junior School, in Dibden Purlieu, recently won the English Schools FA/Danone Nations Cup finals at Aston Villa’s training ground in Tamworth.

Orchard had previously been crowned Southampton district winners, Hampshire champions and South West regional champions.

At the national finals, they progressed from their group to the semi-finals where they beat a Nottingham school 1-0 in extra time.

They then played a team from Manchester in the final and won 2-1.

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9:15am Tue 15 Jul 14

swansbird says...

Well done to all the girls!! Absolute stars.
Well done to all the girls!! Absolute stars. swansbird
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9:27am Tue 15 Jul 14

Beer Monster says...

Congrats - I remember quite a few of Orchard's girls being better than the boys when we (Hythe) played them.
Congrats - I remember quite a few of Orchard's girls being better than the boys when we (Hythe) played them. Beer Monster
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