Houghton Rangers Juniors teams and their opponents today (28th October) held a minute's silence for those involved in the helicopter crash outside Leicester City's King Power Stadium on Saturday 27th October. At time of writing, it is reported that City's owner, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, was in the helicopter when it came down at about 8:30pm on Saturday. It is understood two crew members and three passengers were on board. Houghton Rangers Juniors send their deepest condolences to Leicester City FC, the Srivaddhanaprabha family and the families of others involved.
Houghton Rangers Juniors supports the new Telegraph campaign to get a better deal for grassroots youth football. Our clubs can no longer be a free feeding ground for the professional game. We need more support to provide safe, positive environments in which our players, at every level of ability, can enjoy their football and flourish. Tweet or like this if you want more investment in our kids' football.
Houghton Rangers Juniors under-10s are looking for players to join the team for the 2018-19 season. Contact Tim on 07976 604715 if you have a player, aged 9-10 (Year 5), who wants to join a promising young team. Affiliated with Houghton Rangers FC, Houghton Rangers Juniors is an FA-Chartered youth football club in Houghton-on-the-Hill, Leicestershire.