Bramford too strong for Stanton

SIL SOCCER: Stanton 1 Bramford 3. After a frantic first five minutes the first chance of the game saw Bramford's Ditcham drive into the chest of the Stanton keeper Mustoe.

Stanton 1 Bramford 3

AFTER a frantic first five minutes the first chance of the game saw Bramford's Ditcham drive into the chest of the Stanton keeper Mustoe.

A generous free kick allowed Stanton's Hazelton to fire a shot from distance which Leggett was equal to.

Stanton gifted the ball to Bramford which allowed Potter to convert with style after cutting inside the exposed Stanton defence.


You may also want to watch:


Bramford's Isodore broke the Stanton offside, but chipped wide when well placed. Minutes later, Mustoe saved P Hubbard after a weak backpass was intercepted by Bramford.

Tactical changes at half-time saw M Hazelton replace Miller and it wasn't long before his presence was felt by the Bramford defence.

Most Read

Stanton pushed early but where hit on the counter by Isodore whose shot was deflected past Mustoe. As Stanton searched to get back in the game they were once more caught short on the counter and Bramford punished by going three up.

Stanton gave themselves some hope after a well placed M Hazelton cross found the head of Turner who scored with ease. Stanton were later reduced to ten men as M Hazelton was dismissed after a second caution.

Ten seconds before the final whistle the referee dismissed D Hazelton for encroaching.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter