Portland United Res 5 Wincanton Town Res 0

Wednesday 04th April 2018

Portland United Reserves despatched Wincanton Town Reserves by 5 goals without reply in The Dorset Senior League at The Weyline Stadium under the lights on Wednesday Night. This was The Blues 7th win in 9 games meaning they top the Senior League Form table across the last 9 games.

The Blues went ahead inside 10 minutes as Wincanton failed to clear the ball following a corner with Sanchez Baker on hand to smash the ball in to the net with a left footed volley.

Baker then turned provider as his pull back found Sean Zima who smashed the ball in off the underside of the bar from just outside the area.

The game was affectively made safe just before half time when Zimas cross from the left wing was headed home by Baker.

After half time The Blues continued to dominate possession and added a 4th when Leon Attree smashed the ball in to the net as Wincanton again failed to clear a corner.
Josh Camp added the gloss to the score line as his free kick took a deflection off the wall and ended up in the back of the net with the away stopper routed to the spot.

Looking back at the game manager Justin Faulkner commented "I am pleased with the result tonight, we played well, I know we still have more to come which is encouraging. As the old saying goes `you can only beat what is in front of you`, I spoke to the players about maintaining standards are approaching these games with the right attitude and comitment."

Faulkner also added "After the poor start we had to the season all credit goes to the players who are proving they are good enough to be challenging at the top end of the table. We are hitting top form at the right time which could set up an exciting end to the season"

Team Lineup & Stats for Wednesday 04th April 2018

No Player Yellow Cards Red Cards Assists Goals
1 Nick Gregg 0 0 0 0
2 Che Curran 1 0 0 0
3 Louis Hankin 0 0 0 0
4 Adam Anstey 0 0 1 0
5 Leon Attree 0 0 0 1
6 Liam Gould 0 0 0 0
7 Josh Camp 0 0 0 1
8 Lloyd Beals 1 0 0 0
9 Sanchez Baker 0 0 1 2
10 Jack Brown 0 0 0 0
11 Sean Zima 0 0 1 1
Substitutes
12 Tom Arliss 0 0 0 0
14 Jordan Moore 0 0 0 0
15 Aaron Ryan 0 0 0 0
Unused Substitutes

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