Merseyside Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD) Schools 5-a-side Football Tournament

Greenbank Sports Academy was the venue, for pupils from 8 Merseyside schools, to take part in 5-a-side football tournament on 23 January.

The tournament, which was organised by Liverpool County FA (LCFA), was split into 2 age groups; Key stage 3 (age 11 – 14) and key stage 4 (age 14 – 16).

The key stage 3 tournament involved 8 teams who were split into 2 groups, with the winner of each group playing in the final.

Key Stage 3 Winners

Key Stage 3 Winners


3 teams from key stage 4 took part with first place awarded to the best performing team.

Keystage 4 Winners

Keystage 4 Winners

Mark Horlick, LCFA Disability Football Development Officer commented “It’s fantastic to have the support of the schools, in making days like today possible. All of the young people involved have had a great time and really enjoyed the chance to play against other schools from the area.”

Congratulations to players from Alt Bridge School, Huyton who won both the key stage 3 and 4 events.


Team Score Team
Ashley A 2 v 2 Clare Mount
Alt Bridge 1 v 0 Knowsley Central
Alt Bridge (KS4) 1 v 0 Crosby High (KS4)
West Kirby 2 v 3 De La Salle
Ashley B 2 v 0 Crosby High
Crosby High (KS4) 0 v 2 Clare Mount (KS4)
Ashley A 4 v 0 West Kirby
Alt Bridge 1 v 1 Ashley B
Alt Bridge (KS4) 5 v 0 Clare Mount (KS4)
Clare Mount 2 v 4 De La Salle
Knowsley Central 0 v 2 Crosby High
Clare Mount (KS4) 1 v 3 Crosby High (KS4)
Ashley A 2 v 5 De La Salle
Alt Bridge 5 v 1 Crosby High
Clare Mount (KS4) 0 v 3 Alt Bridge (KS4)
Clare Mount 1 v 1 West Kirby
Knowsley Central 0 v 2 Ashley B
Crosby High (KS4) 1 v 2 Alt Bridge (KS4)


Key Stage 3 Final

Alt Bridge 6 v 2 De La Salle

Key Stage 4 Winners

Alt Bridge