At the Island Games today (Friday) the Isle of Wight’s valiant women’s footballers face a Bronze Medal play off against Jersey.
After powering through the week, they lost 4-2 to the Isle of Man yesterday, tweeting after the match, “Thanks to those that came and watched us…Only sorry we couldn’t get a win…”.
Elsewhere, Isle of Wight athletes will take on long-distance running, cycling, gymnastics and tennis.
Starting the final day of the Island Games, the Isle of Wight has 23 medals, including 7 golds.
At 7pm tonight, teams from islands around the world will gather for a closing ceremony at Gotland in Sweden.