Thousands flock to Doncaster park for huge annual football tournament

Thousands of young footballers and spectators descended on a Doncaster park at the weekend for a two day feast of football.

Monday, 12th June 2017, 11:54 am
Updated Tuesday, 13th June 2017, 3:36 pm
Armthorpe Rovers and Bessacarr Greens battle it out in the U11s section. (Photo: Andrew Roe).
Armthorpe Rovers and Bessacarr Greens battle it out in the U11s section. (Photo: Andrew Roe).

The Bessacarr Tournament, now in its seventh year, attracted dozens of boys and girls teams from across Doncaster and beyond, with clubs taking part in a string of knock-out games across both Saturday and Sunday in a bid to be crowned champions.

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The event attracted teams from U7s up to U16s as well as competitions for U9s and U11s girls teams.

In addition, visitors were also able to enjoy a range of food and drink outlets, stalls, games and bouncy castles across the weekend.

For more pictures, results and reports, see this Thursday's Doncaster Free Press.