London Colney reserves lifted by impressive display

PUBLISHED: 15:54 28 October 2008 | UPDATED: 13:43 06 May 2010

London Colney reserves blasted back to form with a cracking win away at Leverstock Green on Saturday in the Herts Intermediate Cup First Round. Goals from Sam Mitchell and Sebastian Thomas put the Blueboys 2-0 up at half time. Leverstock hit back

London Colney reserves blasted back to form with a cracking win away at Leverstock Green on Saturday in the Herts Intermediate Cup First Round.

Goals from Sam Mitchell and Sebastian Thomas put the Blueboys 2-0 up at half time. Leverstock hit back with a goal before Lawrence Harkness netted to put Colney 3-1 ahead. Colney goalkeeper Herve Soulard tipped a penalty around the post before Leverstock Green got back to 3-2 but the Blueboys hung on for a fine win.

London Colney reserves: Soulard, Donnelly (Woodcock), Smithon, Murphy, Townsend, Mitchell, Rowley, M. Corran, Thomas (Elliott), Harkness, Ames.

The A team went down 4-2 to 10-man Nirankari after conceding two breakaway goals late in the game. James Pegrum put Colney ahead and Jamie Gregory scored a delightful free kick to net the second for the Blueboys.

Goals from Luke Thatcher and James Yates handed the Midweek team a 2-2 draw with Kentish Town.


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