Ross United U13ís played their final game at home to Garway
on Sunday morning in the Brederodes Cup.
started very brightly, with a ball from Daniel L finding
Josh who beat a couple of defenders to open the scoring
in the 5th minute. Garway forced their way back into the
game but failed to take any advantage against a strong back
four comprising of Ralph, Ollie, Dan and Joe. Ross started
to dominate the play and had the better chances with some
excellent touches down the wing by Jacob, the pace of Jake
and the hardworking Liam up front by himself. Ross almost
doubled their lead just before the break with some long
range shots from Harry testing the Garway keeper, but the
score remained 1-0 to Ross.
second half started in spectacular style for Garway when
they equalized within 30 seconds of the restart. Ross tried
their best to regain their advantage with Ryan and Josh
both going close to scoring, but Garway were always threatening
on the break. Dan and Ollie were working hard at centre
backs and Kieran made some important interceptions to keep
the scores level. It was Garway who gained the advantage
with a goal in the 13th minute of the second half to make
it 2-1 to the visitors. Ross made some tactical changes
but were unable to break down the well organized Garway
team to find a deserved equalizer.
Man of the Match was awarded jointly to Ollie and Dan, with
the Hardest Working Player awarded to Liam.
Ross United Team were: Kieran, Ralph, Dan, Joe, Ollie, Josh,
Ryan, Dan L, Liam, Harry, Jacob.