Brothers celebrating as both win top football awards

Brothers Louis Watts (left) and Sam Watts from Moor Close at North Shields who have both won Player of The Year for their different teams.

Brothers Louis Watts (left) and Sam Watts from Moor Close at North Shields who have both won Player of The Year for their different teams.

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Two young brothers are celebrating after they both scooped player of the year awards for their leagues.

Louis Watts plays for Newcastle City Juniors while his younger brother Sam plays for Cramlington Juniors Ajax, both part of the Mini Soccer League.

And at league’s presentation night at the Holiday Inn, Seaton Burn, they both won awards.

Newcastle City Juniors picked up both the U10 League Cup and Divisional Cup and were runners-up in the premiership league, while Cramlington Juniors Ajax won the U7 Premiership by winning all their games.

Then in addition, both boys were awarded the league’s Player of the Year title for their respective age groups out of around 500 who play for teams in the age groups.

The award is nominated by all the coaches and professional scouts.