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Sam Vincent report on Meglio U/14’s journey to play FC Barcelona

Meglio u14s 2017 play FC Barcelona u14s

U14 Futsal champions Meglio United had a spectacular week in October as they travelled to Spain to take on world champions F.C. Barcelona.

They kicked off the week with a night in Manchester, beating Manchester Futsal Club 14-2 before flying to Spain the next day. During their 5 day stay the team enjoyed 2 training sessions with top Spanish coaches, including F.C. Barcelona coach Santi Rodriguez. They also went on a tour of the Nou Camp stadium and stayed in the fabulous Cambrils Sports Village, complete with sports facilities and spa/swimming pools.

The game against F.C. Barcelona saw the Meglio boys take the lead twice, leading 2-1 at the end of the first quarter. Eventually Barcelona’s large squad of 14 (to Meglio’s 6) made the difference and the world champions ran out 10-3 winners, but they were given a real run for their money.

The week concluded with a 9-4 victory over highly rated Spanish side CFS Cambrils. The team had a wonderful week and attention now turns to future challenges.


Ballers R Us snatch U19 League with CBM just a point behind and a better goal difference

2017 Under 19 League Winners Ballers R Us




Ballers R Us 12 9 1 2 79 52 27 28 WLLWWWWDWWWW
CBM 12 9 0 3 75 44 31 27 WWWWWWLWLLWW
Lions 12 6 1 5 84 63 21 19 WWLLWWLDWLWL
YMCA Spartans 12 5 1 6 88 92 -4 16 LLWLWDWLWWLL
Clee Mariners 12 5 0 7 44 64 -20 15 LWWLWWLLWLLL
Lad’s on Tour 12 3 1 8 51 79 -28 10 LLLLLLLDLWWW
Tetney Ultras 12 3 0 9 49 76 -27 9 WWLWLLLLLLLL

Correspondence senior teams Linx Futsal re January proposals

Linx Futsal

Thank you to everyone that provided feedback.

The Linx Futsal league will commence with their first project in January 2018 based at a central location of Lincoln College.

Provisional dates:

Friday 19th Jan
Friday 16th Feb
Friday 16th March
Friday 13th April
Friday 16th May

Times: We can have the facility 6-10pm however KO times will be determined on number of teams.

Teams will likely play 2 or 3 matches per fixture evening over five dates.

The price per team per fixture evening will likely be between £25 and £30.

Please note this will be a pilot league with the aim to make it sustainable to deliver in other areas of the County such as North/South division.

I would appreciate if you could get back to me to confirm if you will be entering a team? Marketing and a press release will follow however I wanted to give you all the head’s up.

Thank you.

Kind Regards,

Sophie Bartup | Football Development Officer (Participation)
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