The Hornchurch Urchins U12 Reds side were narrowly beaten 1-0 on Sunday by Canvey Island U12 Whites in the final of the Essex U12s County Cup Final.  The scores were tied 0-0 at half time before Canvey broke the deadlock 5 minutes into the second half.

Despite strong pressure from the Urchins, Canvey held out to take the trophy.

Line-ups

Canvey Island Whites – Johnson, Mason, Nichols, Slater, Pankhurst, Miles, Goodall, Gray, Johnson. Subs: Kokogo, Saggers

Hornchurch Urchins Reds – Wilson-Fowler, Bailey, Johnson, Tutton, Clancy, McSweeney, Obi, Lynch, Jubba. Subs: Bovill, McCarthy, Arubi

Scorer: Pankhurst (45)