games to go and it was the visit of Rothwell Corinthians.
have been disappointed with our form over the last couple of months and want to
finish the season with a flurry.
the years we have done well against Rothwell at home, but they have been on a
got the best possible start when they were awarded a penalty inside the first 5
minutes which our keeper nearly stopped with his legs, but the ball found its
way into the net.
started to get a hold on the game and create chances, but Rothwell were a
threat on the break.
equaliser came with some good work down the right from Jack Daldy and he
centred the ball for the oncoming Danny Mortimer (pictured) to calmly slot a half volley
home, although it hit Giuseppe Freitas.
Rothwell lads were certain the goal shouldn’t stand but from where I was it was
clear our lad was already over the line. So, 1-1 at the break.
second half was far from a being a spectacle, although there was a notable
couple of saves from Bradley Lashley to keep the scores level.
highlight of the half for us was a great delivery out on the right met by a
powerful Shaun Wilkes header and the diving keeper plucked it out of the top
than that, not much to report in this `UCL classic`.
on Saturday for us followed by the Wellingborough derby before the season ends
at home to Desborough.
to the Dav lads, I know they haven’t quite popped the cork yet but deserving