Tough fought win for Ladies 1s v Newbury & Thatcham
By Katharine Pike
Short corner pressure finally paid off
The great battle.... Newbury pushback Sonning straight into their half.. strong start Newbury attack.,,, false alarm Newbury short... good defensive from the Ning and save by Amy Sonning playing a lovely bit of football Short for the ning x4 Newbury long Sonning short....... Beautiful communication.... lovely quick passes... another Sonning short Coach k called right switch Another Sonning short And another Sonning short Annnnndd another Sonning short Brill goal by Sonning (Lucy) (captains note - new short corner with Lucy applying the final touch behind her back) Another Sonning short Newbury gettin aggy Another Sonning short Newbury 40 punched the dub out... tut tut Aj nearly got a goal... ? Sonning long
Half time 1-0 Sonning Second half.., the suspense Sonning push back Sonning short again.... no goal ? Started second half with a bit more spunk Strike by Wendy saved by keeper Another sonning short Fiddly diddly skills from franny... Muff nomination for Rita’s kamikaze attack’s into the d Newbury player has a sore knee KP showed some wizard like skills Newbury save off the line Erica flying wendy touch in d.... Sonning pressure constant Aj shot saved Sonning short Pikey perfect putt... Sonning 2-0 Cheeky bull off Amy saved a steam roller Great Sonning composure Sonning short only one Newbury player not in the d defending Newbury tiring Rita the blockade strikes again... stopping Newbury right in their tracks Wendy utilising those mighty limbs and flying up the pitch to win a short for the ning Ahhhh agonisingly wide Alll a bit squeaky bum time Great team work from kev Ruth and fran 2-0 ft Player - Wendy "non stop running" Muff - Ruth "too keen to sub on"
Team selection has not been published for this fixture yet.