Eastbourne Borough Development Centre U14/15 squad narrowly lost 5-4 to Charlton FC elite development centre.
The team worked hard against quality opposition and by no means were outplayed.
Everyone enjoyed the experience and, more importantly, the players and coaches learned a lot about what it takes to perform at Centre Of Excellence level.
The knowledge will be used to continue to expand and enhance the Development Centre.
The centre seek elite players from the ages of 12 to 15. For further information about the Development Centre visit: www.ebdc.info or alternatively call 07722 070168