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damagedfootballpitchessandownlakeyouth2Sandown and Lake Youth Football Club have expressed their upset and disappointment following damage to their playing pitches by one or more ‘thoughtless’ motorists.

The club now face having to pay for repairs to their pitches off Perowne Way and find alternative playing areas for the teams after one or more vehicles drove onto the field overnight between Friday and Saturday, causing damage to the grass which has left the pitch unplayable this weekend.

The children are said to be disappointed and managers have been left upset by the act.

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It is thought the incident occurred sometime between 20:00 on Friday and Saturday morning.

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