Year 7 Girls Friendly Tournament

Year 7 Girls Friendly Tournament vs North London Grammar School


Team 1 = Ark Pioneer 1

Team 2 = North London Grammar School

Team 3 = Ark Pioneer 2

Match 1

Ark Pioneer 1 vs NLGS


Match 2

Ark Pioneer 2 vs Ark Pioneer 1


Match 3

NLGS vs Ark Pioneer 2



On Wednesday 15th January Ark Pioneer Academy hosted North London Grammar School for an indoor 6 aside girls football tournament. Ark Pioneer had two teams, whilst North London Grammar School only had one. The tournament saw all teams play each other in a round robin format.

Ark’s Team 1 beat North London Grammar School, winning 4-0. In the second game of the tournament, Ark’s team 1 and 2 played each other. It was a very close game, but in the final minute team 1 scored the winning goal to make it 3-2.

The final game would decide with team came second out of Ark team 2 and North London Grammar School. The game ended 2-2, with North London Grammar School scoring late on to steal a draw.


Both Ark teams did very well and for pupils that are new to competitive football it was a refreshing start. The girls football team is training hard, working towards a 9 aside fixture against another local school.


Team 1: Matilda, Makayla, Sophia, Emilijia, Rianna, Ahou, Tiarah

Team 2: Jasmine, Isabella, Rosie, Ruya, Tiya, Leana, Manal, Selini