England honour for Mangotsfield School's Paige
PAIGE Bowyer, a Year 9 student at Mangotsfield School, has told of her pride in playing football for England.
Paige was a member of the under-15s team who beat Holland 3-1 on their own turf.
She spent five days in Europe with manager Kay Cossington, the squad and coaches, taking part in training sessions and a practice game behnd closed doors before the big match.
Paige, a member of Bristol Academy WFC’s Centre of Excellence, said: “I was so proud standing there on the pitch singing our national anthem and representing my country, something I’ll never forget. I am so happy and would do it all over again 1000 times.”