Weston Leisure League crown Thursday champions as action returns

Moves Like Agger were Thursday League Premier Division champions at Weston's Leisure League event

Moves Like Agger were Thursday League Premier Division champions at Weston's six-a-side Leisure League competition - Credit: Leisure League

Weston's six-a-side Leisure League competitions returned to action following the lifting of lockdown restrictions last week.

The Thursday League concluded after a 28-week gap between the first and last games in a stop-start grassroots season, with Premier League honours going to Move Like Agger.

They had to survive a scare after losing their last game to already-relegated Scoops FC by a 2-1 margin, with a superior goal difference seeing them crowned champions.

Chicken Tikka Mo Salah had to settle for the runners-up spot with the same haul of points.

Super Sexy 6 were Thursday League Division One champions at Weston's Leisure League event

Super Sexy 6 were Thursday League Division One champions at Weston's Leisure League event - Credit: Leisure League

In Division One, Super Sexy 6 managed the point they needed to be crowned champions, not giving up hope after going a goal down early in their game.


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But Highburn Dynamo put up a valiant effort to finish the season strongly with a win and will also be promoted to the Premier Division.

Division Two champions All Blacks were another team to win the title via goal difference, finishing with a resounding 4-0 win to assure their position.

All Blacks were Thursday League Division One champions at Weston's Leisure League event

All Blacks were Thursday League Division Two champions at Weston's Leisure League event - Credit: Leisure League

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Leave My Arcelona could not overcome the goal difference and finished as runners-up.

All league champions and runners-up will be entered into a monthly prize draw for a chance to win some of the best awards on offer in small-sided football, ranging from £500 in Nike vouchers or 400 cans of Carling to the star prize of a £12,000 holiday for six to Germany!

After such a long wait to complete the season, a new Thursday League campaign begins on April 8.

Leisure Leagues run six-a-side leagues in Weston at Worle Community School and Winterstoke Hundred Academy all through the year.

For more information visit www.leisureleagues.net, call Sam on 07554 446806 or email samwonnacott@leisureleagues.co.uk.

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