On Sunday 20th November, the first matches in the inaugural Aztec League of Nations were played as the Year 5 and 6 Academy players competed for their adopted ‘nations’ in the new inter-Academy competition.
This new, and innovative match programme has been implemented in conjunction with loyal and proud sponsors Aztec Group with the idea behind the unique concept being to ensure all Year 3 to Year 6 Foundation Academy players are provided with a challenging but competitive match based forum. The first three rounds of matches were a successful introduction as the Year 5 and 6 Academy players enjoyed the new challenges and produced some excellent individual and team performances.
The result from the first three rounds were:
Rep Ireland 5 v Italy 4
Holland 3 v Germany 2
England 6 v Sweden 4
Spain 3 v England 1
Germany 8 v Italy 3
Sweden v 6 Rep Ireland 4
Spain 12 v Rep Ireland 3
Holland 7 v Italy 3
Germany 4 v Sweden 4
The Year 5/6 League table after the first three rounds is:
The next three Rounds of fixtures for the Year 5 & 6 players are scheduled for Sunday 4th December