Duk U 10s (Greens) v Chadderton Park Match Report 27/4/13



Game 1 Team: Callum Malpas, Harrison Vernon, Ben Stewart, Josh Mellor, Dylan Francis, Charlie Sumner, Harvey Moores.

The Greens started the game in fine form with all the play, following a back pass that the goalkeeper handled, Josh Mellor fizzed the shot just over the bar, the Greens continued pushing forward and the ball came back into play from the crossbar from a flick by Charlie Sumner, following some more excellent play, the ball fell to Josh Mellor who slotted it home. 1-0 HT  In the second half the Greens continued to push forward, following a scramble in the area Harvey Moores prodded the ball home, the Greens were playing some excellent football and from a fine pass from Josh to Dylan Francis he fired the ball into the far corner, the Greens continued to push forward and Josh Mellor scored the 4th, he then finish off a fine game with a goal for his hat trick and the game ended 5-0.

Game 2  Team: Callum Malpas, Alex Judd, Joe Ball, Lewis Taylor, Callum  Dawson, Bobby Gregory, Owen Steels, Subs Joseph Armstrong

The game started with some cagey football played by both teams, with Alex Judd very strong at the back, not many chances fell to both teams and the game ended 0-0 at HT.  The second half  was just the same as the first but half way through the ball fell to Callum Dawson who fizzed in an excellent goal, with the opposition attacking the Greens goalkeeper Callum Malpas had to make a very good save to his left, he then had to make another good save to his right, with the game nearing the end the opposition won the ball from a dropped ball and with a one on one on the goalkeeper they scored to make it 1-1, with only seconds left and another one on one with the Greens goalkeeper they made it 2-1 and the game ended at 2-1.

With the 2 points won in to first game, this meant that the Greens could not be caught, therefore CHAMPIONS

The players, parents, grandparents and guardians would like to thank the coach Shaun Francis for all his time and commitment to the team.