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VC’s To Compete In Wembley 5-A-Side Tournament!

by Mick Cain

VINTAGE CLARETS are delighted to announce that we have been invited to compete in a 5-a-side tournament at Wembley Stadium on Sunday 14th June.

The event has been organised by our newly appointed shirt sponsors, Sealy, who have made all the arrangements for the VC’s to travel, play and stay overnight in London, an absolutely fantastic gesture.

The day includes:

  • FA qualified referees
  • Guaranteed minimum of 3 games per team prior to elimination stages
  • Free Powerleague membership card for each player
  • One-off peak practice pitch voucher for every team to use at any nationwide
  • Powerleague centre
  • Mitre football per team
  • Fixtures and full rules will be supplied to each team prior to the tournament
  • Fully licensed bar
  • Changing and shower facilities
  • Post tournament BBQ buffet

Trophies to play for: 

  • Winners – The Sealy Cup
  • Runners-up
  • Player of the tournament

It promises to be a fantastic occasion and the players are certainly looking forward to it! The following squad will travel to Wembley to compete in the tournament:

Chris Pearce
John Deary
Gerry Harrison
Graham Lancashire
George Oghani
Chris Clarke
Alex Kevan
Brad Maylett
Ish Hussain
Dennis Hill

We’ll post updates as often as we can on Twitter and Facebook and try to get a round up of the day’s events on the website thereafter.