U14S V BROADBRIDGE HEATH (HOME) INTER LEAGUE

RIGHT FIRST WE’LL START WITH A FEW THANK YOUS. CALLUM F THANK YOU FOR MARKING THE PITCH OUT THIS MORNING FOR OUR EARLY 930 K.O. AND THANKS TO NICK B FOR PROVIDING PITCHES THE BOYS CAN USE.

RIGHT, FIRST GAME OF THE NEW YEAR AND THE BOYS WERE CHOMPING AT THE BIT TO GET GOING, THE CRACKERS STARTED OFF WELL AND MID WAY THROUGH THE HALF (MAN OF THE MATCH) BEN W NETTED HIS FIRST OF THE SEASON TO PUT THE CRACKERS 1-0 UP.

CONTINUED PRESSURE AND A LOVELY CROSS (LEADING TO AN ASSIT) BY JACK CH TO MATTHEW B SAW A GREAT CROSS SHOT THUNDER IN OFF THE FAR POST TO MAKE IT 2-0.

BROADBRIDGE CONTINUED TO PRESS AND THE CRACKERS FAILURE TO CLEAR SAW THEM NICK A GOAL AGAINST THE RUN OF PLAY TO MAKE IT 2-1 AT HALF TIME.

A TIGHTER SECOND HALF, AND A SLIP BY A CRACKERS DEFENDER SAW BROADBRIDGE GRAB AN EQUALISER TO MAKE IT 2-2.

THE CRACKERS DUG DEEP AND A GREAT RUN BY BEN W SAW THE OPPOSITION SAVE ITH HIS HAND GIVING THE CRACKERS A PENALTY.

MATTHEW B CALMLY SENT THE KEEPER THE WRONG WAY TO MAKE IT 3-2 WHICH THE CRACKERS HELD ONTO TO THE FINAL WHISTLE.

THE CRACKERS UNBEATEN 5 RUN OF GAMES CONTINUES AND A VERY COMFORTABLE 11 POINT LEAD AT THE TOP OF THE TABLE TAKES THE CRACKERS A LITTLE CLOSER TO THE TITLE.