Exhibition match Tertnes – Sheffield United

To start off ITEC 2015, an exhibition match was held Thursday 26th March between the host club Tertnes (boys 2000/2001) and the UK team Sheffield United (boys 2001/2002).


Sheffield United arrived at Tertnes Wednesday evening after a 12 hour journey by bus and plane from their home town Sheffield.


After a morning practice session at Åstveit stadium, the exhibition match started at 1800 local.

Sheffield got good matching by the Tertnes boys who came 5th i last years competition. The result was 7-1 for Tertnes in the end, but much good football was seen. Well played to both teams. As head coach Adam Pilling put it; «Excellent matching for our boys. Just what we needed.»

The evening ended in a social event, as Tertnes generation boys 2001 hosted a pizza event together with our visiting boys from Sheffield United academy.

Looking forward to the continuation, and the clash of 16 high class boys 14 teams in the Importgruppen Tertnes Elite Cup.