Watford 2nds start second half of season with a win over Croydon 2nds…

Our 2nd team got their second half of the London League Div One season off to the best possible start last Sunday evening beating Croydon 2nds 15-7.


The game was close up until HT as we won the first qtr 3-2 after being 3-0 up. Goals came via Stephen Brassington, Sam Carling & Steven Behr.

The second qtr saw Croydon level at 3-3 & 4-4 before taking the lead at 4-5 but with 2.21 to play we fought back to lead 7-5. Goals from Petar Djordjic, Carling, Behr & Paul Skerm.

Watford line up at start of second half v Croydon 2nds...

Watford line up at start of second half v Croydon 2nds…

3rd qtr & Watford upped the tempo and won the quarter 3-0 to strech the lead to 10-5. Wayne Davis was on fire scoring a hat-trick.

4th qtr with Croydon only having nine players they were starting to run out of gas and our team were starting to gel and we won tbe final qtr 5-2 to finish the game 15-7.
The highlights of the quarter were a fine two hand penalty save from Chris Jones and a hat-trick from Skerm & a brace from Andy Holt.

The team was:
Chris Jones (GK), Will Eggleton, Steven Behr (2), Wayne Davis (3), Danny Davis, Andy Holt (2), Stephen Brassington (1), Petar Djordjic (1), Matt Irish, George Sadler, Richard Hime, Paul Skerm (4), Sam Carling (2).

Next LL Div One game is Tuesday 12th Sept away to League Leaders Ealing at Gurnell Pool.

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