Girls football team promoted to Junior Premier League

Local U13’s girls football team MFA, will be taking a huge step forward next season after gaining promotion to the U14’s Girls Junior Premier League.

The team are part of mSPORTi, an academy formed in September 2005 that delivers a multi-sport coaching and education programme for boys and girls aged four to 18 years throughout the South East. The squad have several young talented players from across the Sevenoaks District and train at St Gregory’s School in Tunbridge Wells.

The Girls Junior Premier League is an extremely high level of football with promotion to the league by invitation only.

Chris Crouch, MFA Team Manager, said: “The girls have trained so hard over the past three years and I’m so proud of them for getting this well-deserved promotion.

“It’s the first time MFA has ever been invited to join the JPL league and it’s a brilliant opportunity for them to show off their talent and see how far they can get.”

The team will now join the likes of West Ham, Crystal Palace, Millwall, Spurs and AFC Wimbledon.

Sevenoaks Sport & Wellbeing magazine will be following their progress intently.

• If you would like to contact MFA or would like to offer sponsorship to help raise funds for the team, please get in contact with the club via Ritu Valecha ree2valecha@gmail.com or 07799 585901.