The female players in Brentford FC Community Sport Trust's post-16 group had a good win at the end of last month. The Trust runs a post-16 education and football programme for boys and girls. The female players were involved in a five-goal thriller against a team representing Tottenham Hotspur.
Today our Post 1️⃣6️⃣ girls played against the New City College Education & Tottenham Hotspur Football Development Centre team ⚽— Brentford FC CST (@BrentfordFCCST) March 30, 2022
In what was a really competitive game our girls came out on top winning 4️⃣-1️⃣ 👏🐝 pic.twitter.com/QwKUIkMRib
The players earn educational qualifications while playing games and representing Brentford. Players can study for A Levels or a BTEC while training and playing games in competitive leagues. There are groups of male and female players.
The programme is run in association with West Thames College. Players get the chance to player competitively regularly and some have gone on to join professional clubs. See more here.