Charlotte WALFC U16

Under 16s Girls win National Tournament

The Under 16 Girls represented Wigan Athletic Community Trust and won the Premier League Girls National Football Festival at St George’s Park on Friday 28th July.

  • Latics beat Rotherham United on penalties in a thrilling final.
  • Tournament was held at St George’s Park as part of The FA Girls’ Football Week.

With 40 teams at Under 16 level representing clubs from across England, Latics beats Rotherham United on penalties in a thrilling final to claim the trophy.

The Girls enjoyed an unbeaten tournament at The FA’s National Football Centre, as they beat Peterborough United, Everton, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Doncaster Rovers on their way to the final .

The Squad of Jodie, Vicky, Ellie B, Ellie C, Chelsea, Charlotte and Hannah performed brilliant throughout the day. The team all contributed with every outfield player scoring. Goalkeeper Jodie conceded only 1 goal throughout the tournament and saved a penalty in the final shoot out.