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Milton v Soham Res

5 years ago, By STRFC

Milton 5 v Soham Town Reserves 1 Kewshaw Senior A - Saturday 13/02/10 After the recent good run of form the Reserves were soundly beaten by the better side.

This despite taking the lead when evergren Tom Crawford converted with a sound volley from a Will Seymore corner, after four minutes. From then on Milton played to their strengths and out fought, muscled and thought the young lads of Soham. 3-1 at half time and Ryan Overton having made a few other strong saves as well. Missing Declan Bellchamber, who was called up to 1st team, and Mark Allen through injury, the side saw Lightfoot and Davis starting. This should not have meant such a poor performance. The Greens didn't seem up for the fight. Jake Fuller was withdrawn at halftime, due to a groin injury, and three minutes into the second half Tom Christie was also withdrawn having struggled with an injured back. Two goals in the second half, one a penalty, rounded off a strong performance for the home team leaving the Reserves very down and soundly beat. They will have to bounce back quickly with Chatteris, current league leaders, at home on Wednesday night. It is hoped that injuries and availability issues will not figure in selection and that a decent crowd witnesses the real Reserves of the last few weeks. Overton, Fitchett, Lines, Lightfoot, Brasher, Seymore, Crawford, Fuller (Sterna), Davis (Amery), Clements, Christie (Alexander)

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Zamaretto League Division One Midlands Review ~ 13/02/10 In the Zamaretto League Division One Midlands, top of the table Hitchin Town had a comfortable 3-0 win at Biggleswade Town on Saturday, while second-placed Burnham stayed in touch with the help of a last-gasp goal at Rothwell Town which gave them a 2-1 win.
View From The Other Side - Atherstone Town Soham nearly opened their account in the first minute after winning free kick from 30 yards out and their Andy Furnell latched on to the subsequent loose ball on the penalty spot but shot wide.
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Sat 8 Aug
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League 15:00
Tue 11 Aug
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First Team Waltham Abbey
League 19:45
Wed 12 Aug
h
Reserves Orwell
League 19:45
Thu 13 Aug
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Under 18s Ely CIty U18
League 19:45
Sat 15 Aug
h
First Team Heybridge Swifts
League 15:00
Tue 18 Aug
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League 19:45

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