Wales’ super strike at Staines is goal of the season

Steve Wales won goal of the season for his stunning winner at Staines Town. Picture: Leigh Page

Steve Wales won goal of the season for his stunning winner at Staines Town. Picture: Leigh Page - Credit: Archant

Welch doubles up and commerical manager takes club award

Steve Wales superb winner against Staines Town is St Albans City’s goal of the season.

In just their third game of the season, the Saints trailed the Swans 2-0 before Wales and John Frendo hauled them back on level terms. Then, with the game delicately poised, Wales, on the right, smashed a looping volley over the goalkeeper to hand St Albans their first away win of the season.

Skip forward to 3:10 to see the goal in the video above.

Goalkeeper Joe Welch added the players’ player award to the player of the year title, voted for by the fans, to cap an impressive first year at the club.


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The Wagstaffe Simmons award, presented to the person supporters think has done the most for the club over the season, went to Tom Norman, the club’s commercial manager.

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