Triumph at the home of West Ham UTD
On Sunday 1st June 2014 Vallance U10 and U12 took part in the first East London Asian Football Festival. The group games for the 6 a side tournament took place at the West Ham United (WHU) training facilities in Beckton. Both Vallance U10 and U12 won their Groups and finished top and both won their semi finals to make it to the Finals in the afternoon at Upton Park. In the Final Vallance U12 played Leytonstone FC U12 and won 4-3. Vallance U10 played London Tigers U10 and beat them 9-1. Vallance Football Development officer said "What a great achievement to have both our teams not only make it to the Finals but both won and all the players got a once in a lifetime chance to play at the pitch where Premier League players play on. We are very grateful to WHU and the Canary Wharf Group for inviting us. Also it was nice to play for the Vets team alongside Vallance Project manager Junel Uddin".