Cantell to represent Southampton FC at Premier League Enterprise Challenge Play-Off
- Cantell School beat five other local schools in their Premier League Enterprise Challenge club heats
- They will now represent Southampton FC at regional Play-Offs at St Mary’s Stadium in January
Pupils from Cantell School have won the chance to represent Southampton FC at this year’s Premier League Enterprise Challenge Play-Offs having beaten five other schools to the opportunity.
The Premier League Enterprise Challenge, is the national competition element of the Premier League’s enterprise programme which began in 2009 and which is run in partnership with Sport Relief. The Challenge sees Year 9 and 10 students set a football business-related task by Premier League Executive Chairman Richard Scudamore, which this season asked groups to come up with initiatives to encourage diversity and make going to a match the most enjoyable experience.
32 Premier League and English Football League clubs have entered this year’s Challenge and will be represented at six Play-Off events in January. These Play-Off’s will be taking place at Liverpool FC’s Stadium, Anfield, the King Power Stadium, home of Leicester City FC and St. Mary’s Stadium, Southampton FC’s ground.
Pupils from Cantell School will be competing in the Play-Off at St Mary’s Stadium on the 23rd/24th January 2018.