Primary Schools from throughout the Magherafelt Council Area were invited to participate in this year’s FP McCann Primary School Soccer Tournament.
Eight teams participated in the event that took place recently at Knockloughrim PS; teams were present from: Knockloughrim PS, Spires Integrated Primary School, St. Brigid’s PS Mayogall, St. Mary’s PS Bellaghy, Tobermore PS and Woods PS.
The winners this year are Spires Integrated Primary School who played superb football throughout the tournament winning a nail-biting penalty shoot-out against St. Brigid’s PS to secure their place in the final where they beat Knockloughrim PS 2:0.
Principal of Knockloughrim Primary School, Mr. Keith Wysner spoke following the tournament and thanked all the teams and supporters for attending and representing their schools so well. He paid tribute to local contractor FP McCann for their continued generous sponsorship of the tournament that drew support and participation from the whole community.