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Wells City Football Club Junior Tournament 2024

Wells City Football Club Junior Tournament 2024

Sam Beasley19 May - 09:18
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The Wells City FC Junior Tournament on May 18th and 19th, 2024, has once again proven to be a landmark event.

The Wells City Football Club Junior Tournament on May 18th and 19th, 2024, has once again proven to be a landmark event, solidifying its status as one of the largest and most competitive junior football tournaments in the South West of England.

Event Highlights


  • Saturday, May 18th, 2024
  • Sunday, May 19th, 2024


  • Athletic Ground, Wells City FC


  • Over 128 teams from across Somerset and Devon.

Age Groups:

  • Under 7s to Under 15s.

Competitive Spirit

The tournament maintained its reputation for high-level competition, featuring both plate and cup formats. Teams battled it out across 8 pitches in a series of round robin matches followed by thrilling knockout rounds, culminating in gripping finals. This dual-competition format allowed all teams, regardless of their group stage performance, the chance to vie for honors and showcase their skills.

Match Details

6-a-side matches with a maximum squad size of 10.
4 round robin groups per age group leading to plate and cup quarter-finals, semi-finals, and finals.

Matches across both days were meticulously scheduled to ensure smooth progression.

The tournament followed the 2023/24 season age groups and had specific regulations to ensure fair play, including rules on match duration, extra time, and penalty shootouts.

Fixtures and Results:
Real-time updates were made available online, allowing coaches, players, and spectators to stay informed throughout the weekend. QR codes provided on-site access to the latest results and fixtures, ensuring seamless tracking of progress and standings.

Outcome and Celebrations

The tournament concluded with enthusiastic trophy presentations outside the clubhouse. Winners and runners-up in both plate and cup competitions received their trophies in a ceremony that highlighted their achievements and the spirit of the tournament. Teams and supporters gathered to celebrate the weekend’s triumphs, fostering a sense of community and shared passion for football.

The 2024 Wells City Football Club Junior Tournament not only provided a platform for young talent but also underscored the club's commitment to promoting youth football.

With over 128 teams from Somerset and Devon participating, it reinforced its status as a premier event in the region, bringing together players, coaches, families, and fans for a memorable celebration of the sport.

We extend our heartfelt thanks to all the participants, volunteers, and supporters who contributed to making this event a resounding success. We look forward to welcoming you again next year!

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