Maclay Football Club

Match Report

Match Report - 16 Mar 2014, Maclay Football Club Red beat Gerrards Cross & Fulmer Rangers


Maclay won this thoriughly entertaining match in the end but it was a hard fought contest. Maclay scored against therun of lay when a defensive mix up enable Man of the Match Matt Ashby to win the ball and square it to JACK WIGGS for the opening goal. Gerrards Cross responded with two quick goals to take a deserved 2-1 lead. MATT ASHBY equalised before the break as he pounced on a superb through ball from Josh Hart.

Maclay started the second half in a determined mood and were rewarded with a great goal when Matt Ashby went on a superb run down the left and crossed the ball for ADAM COWLAND to score at close range. Gerrards Cross worked hard to get bakc in the game but Maclay were resolute in defence. Club captain SAM HAUCK made a rare foray up the pitch for a corner 5 minutes from the end and was rewarded when his well placed header hit the back of the net.

This was a tough but rewarding match for Maclay, the only downside being the knee/ankle ligament damage suffered by James Manners when he was brought down in the box just before half time.

Maclay Football Club Red 4 - 2 Gerrards Cross & Fulmer Rangers ()

Name Goals Details
1 George PARKER  
2 Calum ALEXANDER  
3 Callum MILES  
4 Chris HEATH   Not Available
5 Sam HAUCK   1
6 Ben O'CONNOR   Not Available
7 Robin NIVEN  
8 Robert PRUNTY  
9 Jack WIGGS   1
10 Adam COWLAND   1
11 Matt ASHBY   1 Man of Match
12 James LAGDON   Not Available - refereeing
13 Tom DYKE  Tom DYKE Red card
14 Jack O'CONNOR  
15 Cameron ELLIOT   Not Available
16 Nat HOLZMANN   Reserve
17 Saif HIJJAWI   Not Available
18 Bevan GOSLING  
19 Josh HART  
20 Edward BUTLER-CADDLE   Not Available
21 Marco ADDATI   Not Available
22 Joshua LEE   Not Available
23 James MANNERS   Injured in first half - knee/ankle ligaments
24 Nicholas WILLIAMS   Not Available
25 Jack HUNTER   Not Available