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PIRELLI STADIUM TO HOST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL GAMES TOMORROW

1 March 2017

BURTON Albion are hosting two Independent School fixtures at the Pirelli Stadium tomorrow.

The Independent Schools Football Association (ISFA) is affiliated to the The Football Association and is responsible for developing and promoting the game of football in the independent sector. ISFA Chairman, David Elleray, a former Premier League and FIFA referee, is ISFA’s representative on the FA Council.

The first of two games is the U13 Final between Moorland School and Whitgift School, KO 1.15PM.

Whitgift School U15s will face Forest School in the second game of the day, KO 6.00PM.

Forest School were 2-1 winners over King’s School, Chester in the semi-final.

English Football League referee, Darren England, will take charge of Thursday's Investec ISFA U15 Cup Final between Whitgift and Forest.  Mr. England referees regularly in the EFL.  He was previously an assistant referee in the Premier League and also in UEFA matches and has officiated in the UEFA Champions League.  He was Fourth Official for the UEFA Super Cup match between Real Madrid and Sevilla in 2014.

Should either game be level at the end of the game, it will go to extra times and penalties if needed.

Admission is £3.00, there will be cash admission in the main stand along with match programme, and Burton Albion season ticket holders can gain admission for FREE.

U13 Final - Moorland School (H) v. Whitgift School (A) KO 1.15PM
U15 Final - Whitgift School V (H) v. Forest School (A) KO 6.00PM

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