Chester le Street Town U8 Lions unbeaten start to the season continued with a 5-3 win at Farringdon this morning. McKenzie Wilkinson was forced to make some great saves in the first half to keep the opposition at bay. They eventually took the lead however with a good finish. Chester pushed forward looking for an equaliser which came when the keeper handled outside the box and Chester were awarded a free kick. George McDonald took the kick and cleverly beat the wall and the keeper to find the corner of the net. Half time 1-1.
In the second half goals from Jake O’Shaughessy (2) Oliver Loan and James Oliver secured the points for the Lions. This was a great team performance and in addition to the scorers Fionn Donnelly, Gabrial Eccleston,Leon Rose and McKenzie Wilkinson all had solid games. MOM Oliver Loan and Jake O’Shaughnessy.