Market Road ATP was proud to host a selection of games for Round 1 of the FA People’s Cup 2017 with Play Football providing an organiser and officials for the day.

The 2017 FA People’s Cup is a 5-a-side competition that takes place over three rounds; Round 1, Semi-finals and Final. The tournament is run in partnership with BBC Get Inspired.

8 teams arrived and participated from 1200-1700 at Market Road on Sunday 26th February: FC Wilkinson Eye, Epislon Rovers, Dank FC, Flying Carrots, Danger Galore, Wave Cave, Brothers and Counterfeit Madrid. All teams played each other once and points/goals determined the quarter-finals, semi-final and final.

All teams produced varying displays of ability, skills and goals galore in a friendly yet competitive manner, where a well-fought final saw Danger Galore taking the honours in Islington, and progressing to the Semi-final stage.