Whyteleafe win last League home game of the season.
Ada Okorogheye scores hat-trick.
Whyteleafe won their last home game of the season defeating a very young Ashford United side. The visitors put in a great effort and continued to play good football until the final whistle. Whyteleafe kicked off and were straight on the attack having the away side under constant pressure. Whyteleafe took the lead on 15minutes when Ada Okorogheye
beat three defenders following a precise pass from Tyrese Miller
and beating keeper Thomas Baxter from the edge of the box. Ashford United set up an attack on 19minutes when Reece Blyth had a good shot on goal but keeper Theobald dealt with the situation. Whyteleafe were controlling the game and on 25minutes Tyrese Miller
scored an excellent goal with a fine shot from outside the box giving keeper Baxter no chance to make the save. Philipp Kourouma was making his second appearance for the home side a tall strong first year player and marked his start with a well taken goal on 36minutes following good midfield play by Lewis Miller
and Josh Walker-Reifet. Ashford put in a good performance but were unable to penetrate the Whyteleafe back four go Phillips, Mason, Brown and Kenny. Whyteleafe scored again on on42minutes when the highly rated Tyrese Miller
scored his second goal of the evening giving Whyteleafe a four goal lead going into the interval. Josh Walker-Reifet received an injury to his knee and hobbled off at half time.
Manager Darren Kenny substituted Josh at the start of the second half and was replaced by Cameron Myrie-Smith
. Ashford tried to get back into the game and the whole team worked very hard trying to reduce the deficit. Whyteleafe back on the attack and a great cross from substitute Cameron Myrie-Smith
found Ada who scored on 51minutes. Ashford made a change whenThomas Griffits replaced Thomas Baxter in goal on 53minutes. Riley Gouce making his first appearance for Whyteleafe replaced Philipp Kourouma on 59minutes. Sam Mason set up an attack and passed to Tariq Brown
who passed out to left back Max Kenny just inside the opponents half . Max made a tremendous run beating three Ashford players made his way into the six yard box and scored with his right foot a brilliant goal and his first goal of the season certainly the goal of the night to make the score 6 - 0. Riley Douce
was finding his feet and made a couple of good challlenge's and pass's. Again this youthful Ashford side never gave up and continued to commit themselves to winning the ball and trying to get on the score sheet. Manager Darren Kenney made his final change on 69minutes, Jacob Spencer
replacing the injured Lewis Miller
. Ada completed his Hat-Trick with a well taken goal. Ashfords no 5 Louis Harrken pulled a groin muscle and had to leave the field for the last 5minutes. Whyteleaf's Josh Berkerly scored on 90minutes to make the final score Whyteleafe 8 v Ashford United 0.
Team: Alex Theobald
: Dom Phillips: Max Kenny: Lewis Miller
: Sam Mason: Tariq Brown
: Josh Berkeley- Agyepong: Josh Walker-Reifet:
Philipp Kourouma: Ada Okorogheye
: Tyrese Miller
Subs Used: Cameron Myrie Smith: Riley Douce
: Jacob Spencer
: Not Used: Karl Ashley
: Josh Edoja
Goal Scorers: Ada Okorogheye
3: Tyrese Miller
2: Philipp Kourouma 1: Max Kenny 1: Josh Kerkeley-Agyepong 1:
Clean Sheet: Alex Theobald
Man Of The Match: Ada Okorogheye