Balby Carr reach final of ECFA National Knockout Trophy

Footballers at Balby Carr Academy of Sport are preparing for one of their biggest ever games.

Tuesday, 2nd May 2017, 7:59 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 7:21 pm
Balby Carr Academy of Sport

The school are through to the final of the ECFA National Knockout Trophy and will face Boreham Wood on Tuesday.

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Balby have so far made it through five rounds of the competition, conceding just two goals in the process.

They thrashed Grantham Town 7-1 in the first round, prior to wins over Meadowhead (2-0), Monkseaton High School (2-1), Liverpool Foundation Football College (2-0) and Thomas Telford School (3-0).

Since 2008 Balby’s football academy has become one of the most successful in the country, having won several competitions. Visit www.balbycarr.org.uk for more information.