Nine-men Bishop's see off Melbourn

Melbourn Dynamos 1 BSCFC Rovers 5 Under-12s Division Four BOUNCING back from the disappointing defeat of their previous outing, Bishop s Stortford Rovers came into this game with only nine players available and a mountain to climb. Positive from the outse

Melbourn Dynamos 1 BSCFC Rovers 5

Under-12s Division Four

BOUNCING back from the disappointing defeat of their previous outing, Bishop's Stortford Rovers came into this game with only nine players available and a mountain to climb.

Positive from the outset, Rovers played with a dogged determination and after a few attempts on the Melbourn goal their efforts finally paid off with a fine goal from Sam Kolarik.


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This was soon followed by a second, once again from man-of-the-match Kolarik, and Rovers slowly but surely began to take control of the game.

Rovers went in 3-0 up at half-time courtesy of a Will Sandy strike, after Rovers' keeper Tom Beckett had made a fine penalty save to deny Melbourn.

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Rovers continued to press in the second half and another brace from Sam Kolarik took his tally to four for the game and put Rovers firmly in control at 5-0.

Melbourn never gave up, and pressed Rovers to score a late goal for the game to finish 5 - 1 and a well deserved Rovers victory.

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