Scholars ladies join up to new set-up

Scarborough Football Scholarship’s ladies team will be playing in a number of big games next season after joining the National Youth Football League.

The ladies will play against teams from Burnley, Newcastle United and Leeds United when they kick off their campaign.

They are also due to face Chester le Street, Durham, Sheffield/Wath Academy and two sides from Sunderland.

Director Steve Brennan said: “It is a fantastic opportunity for our womens programme.

“We have worked for three years to get this chance and we are really looking forward to seeing the progress that our girls have made and will make.”

The Scholarship are still recruiting for the ladies set-up. Anyone interested should email