Double European success for London Colney Colts

PUBLISHED: 10:05 29 June 2018 | UPDATED: 10:05 29 June 2018

The London Colney Colts U8s and U12s both won trophies in Belgium.

The London Colney Colts U8s and U12s both won trophies in Belgium.

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London Colney Colts took two teams over to Belgium for the Hageland Cup Tournament – and both came back with tales to tell and silverware in their luggage.

The London Colney Colts U8s and U12s both won trophies in Belgium.The London Colney Colts U8s and U12s both won trophies in Belgium.

The U8s were in the Gold Cup and qualified first from their group against two clubs from the host country.

They saw off Kentish Town in the quarter-finals, coming back from 2-1 down to win 5-3, before dominating Pro Player in the semi-finals, winning 10-1.

The final was against BFC Bussum of the Netherlands and the boys worked incredibly hard to run out as champions.

The U12s again finished top of their group after victories over KVC Westerlo, DVC ‘26 Didam and Kentish Town Youth.

Luton Town FC development were beaten in the quarter-finals and penalties saw off Kent’s Rising Stars Youth.

The final saw Colney go 2-0 up against Pro Sports Academy of Berkhamsted and despite a late goal, they hung on for a fifth trophy of the season.

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