For the first time, a match was settled by a penalty shootout, as the boys of Lydford excelled once again. On a slightly damp pitch, the match finished 7-7, with Louis and Ernie chipping in with a hat-trick each.
In the penalty shootout, Ollie B and Corey scored their spot kicks, handing victory to the Blues – 2-0. Cue wild celebrations for James, Paul, Ollie B and Corey.
In the match itself, James put in a sterling defensive display, earning him the ‘most improved player’ award. Meanwhile, Ollie B and Louis were superb up front, while Corey put in a commanding display, covering every blade of grass.
As the elder statesmen of the group, thanks to Jack and Shea for leading by example.
Once again it’s impossible to choose a player of the match, such were the performances of everybody who turned up to play.
Reds: Jack, Ernie, Oscar, Ollie J, Shea, Louis, Tobin
Blues: Ross, Corey, Ollie B, James, Paul, Gavin
See you all next week, same time, same place.