Marcus Rashford’s successful campaign to have school meals continue through summer leads on all but one of Wednesday’s front pages.
The Guardian led the way on Boris Johnson’s “humbling u-turn” on providing free school meals to impoverished children through the summer.
Guardian front page, Wednesday 17 June 2020: Rashford forces PM into U-turn on free meals pic.twitter.com/LOHbGssnTi— Guardian news (@guardiannews) June 16, 2020
The Daily Mirror hails Mr Rashford’s victory under a headline of “Back of the net”.
Metro riffs on England’s most famous piece of football commentary, saying: “They thought free schools meals were all over, they’re not now!”
The Daily Star pokes some more fun, saying Rashford should have Mr Johnson’s job.
And the i leads with the same story under a headline of “Rashford 1, Johnson 0”.
Indeed only one national newspaper didn’t lead with the story – no prizes for guessing which one that is: