School Sport: Kaizen claim title

PUBLISHED: 09:00 14 April 2016

Kaizen Primary School boys celebrate after winning the Newham Primary League title

Kaizen Primary School boys celebrate after winning the Newham Primary League title


Johneli Lungikisa and Joe Ship scored twice to earn final win

Kaizen Primary School boys won the Newham Primary League for the second time in three years this week.

They beat Kier Hardie in the final to guarantee bringing silverware back to the school in Plaistow.

Having won the league in 2014 and been runners up in 2015, this year the team produced an unbeaten run.

Kaizen boys won eight matches and draw the other one - winning the final against Kier Hardie 2-1.

The thrilling match saw Kier Hardie take the lead, but goals after the break from Johneli Lungikisa and Joe Ship saw the team to victory.

Head Teacher Rebekah Iiyambo said: “We are immensely proud of the boys, who have been amazing all year”.

Stephen Lawrence and Jason Summers are joint-head coaches of the team and praised the effort of the boys.

They added: “The players have worked extremely hard and been fully committed to the team throughout the season. This is a fully deserved result”.

Kaizen Primary School: Joe Ship, Joel Mputu, Johneli Lungikisa, Wardi Aden, Martin Kovalchuk, Regy Buleche Oyo, Wahid Aziz, Raphael Joel Bekoe, Enos Duah.

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