STFX Soccer Academy – England Tour 2008
- The St. Francis Xavier Girls Soccer Academy traveled to England in March to compete against the best females in England.
- From March 22 to April 2 the female Academy Team played some of the top female programs in the English Premier League Academy system.
- The competition included Manchester City, Liverpool, Everton and Charlton Athletic.
Post Tour Report:
Bolton Academy 0 – FX Academy 4
Everton Academy 1 – FX Academy 0
Liverpool Academy 2 – FX Academy 2
Charlton Academy 1- FX Academy 1
Throughout the high level competition and professional training, the FX female squad:
- Took visits to Warwick Castle, Stratford Upon Avon (Home of Shakespeare)
- Watched two Professional matches:
Tottenham vs Newcastle
Manchester City vs Birmingham
- Trained on site with Manchester City Academy coaches and spent a full day touring the sights of London