Players wanted for new men’s football team

A junior football club is looking to launch its first senior team next season.

Leyburn Utd JFC is seeking players for a men’s team which will be formed early next year with a view to playing matches from the start of the 23/24 season.

Home games would be played at the Wensleydale School in Leyburn.

Coach Shane Close said the club would like to hear from anyone interested in joining.

“We are looking to create a pathway into adult football for our junior players.

“We have a number of talented younger players who have played for our older teams in recent years who have already reached 16, or will do in coming months who will be looking for an a senior team.

“We’d also like Leyburn to have it’s own men’s team it can be proud of which is hasn’t for several years, and help strengthen men’s football team in Wensleydale.”

For more information, call Shane on 07732 549605 or message the club via Facebook here.