Braunton football youngsters win Ability Counts tournament

North Devon Gazette

Players from Braunton FC junior inclusion team travelled to Tiverton on Sunday for a a mini Ability Counts Tournament.

The team's players range in age from ten to 16 and all are neuro-diverse, have a physical disability or require support to play football.

The team played three friendly matches against Tiverton FC firsts and seconds and Pinhoe FC and secured three wins.

A spokesperson for Braunton said: "The day was full of fun and laughter and gave the players the chance to spend time together and enjoy the winter sunshine."

The team next travel to Hunter District on December 5 for their next friendly.

The Ability Counts season re-starts in February.

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