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The inspirational football team who've won a national award for breaking the silence on stillbirth

Sands United have won Team of the Year award at the Daily Mirror Pride of Sports Awards

They've been described as Britain's most inspirational footballers.

Sands United play in Northampton's Nene Valley league. They're named after a charity supporting those who've been affected by stillborn and neonatal death.

Out of the seventeen players involved, fifteen have lost a child.

Their efforts to break the silence on baby loss earned them the Team of the Year award at the Daily Mirror Pride of Sports Awards last night.

  • Watch our full report from ITV News Anglia's Donovan Blake below