Year 7/6/5 Football Match vs Leehurst Swan – 2nd December

Match Report

Moyles Court went into the match with a positive attitude and started on the front foot against LHS. However, they conceded a goal due to a long range shot. Fortunately, Jack was on hand to bring the score to 1-1 as he tucked the ball under the keeper to cap off a good season for him. Half time: 1-1.

In the second half, Moyles Court started off on the attack and were unlucky not to score, with the opposition goalkeeper making a series of fine saves. Unfortunately, LHS moved the ball quickly on the counter-attack and scored to make it 2-1. Alex stepped up as Captain and took charge of the match, picking up the ball in his own half before unleashing a superb shot that sailed into the top corner.

The match continued at a frantic pace with both sides showing off some excellent attacking play. LHS took control of the game with two quick goals in succession. Moyles Court showed true grit, effort and determination; characteristics that they have developed over the course of this term. They brought the match back to 4-3 with three minutes remaining thanks to Bobby tidy finish after Harrison worked the ball nicely into the box from the left. There were jubilant scenes as Moyles Court grabbed a well-deserved equaliser with only 45 seconds remaining on the clock. Harrison Hughes, Bobby and Jack worked together to put the LHS defence under pressure before Alex slotted the ball into the back of the net to make it 4-4 with his second of the match.

Final score: Moyles Court 4 – LHS 4

 Man of the Match: Alex

Moment of the Match: When Moyles Court grabbed the equaliser to level the match at 4-4, a just reward for never giving up. Moyles Court have played well over the course of this season and have bonded together as a tight unit. Mr Babur is very proud for all that they have achieved and he is very thankful for the effort and team spirit that they have shown.