Snapshot: Opening day delight

It came against the run of play when Colls took the lead on 19 minutes. Fantastic link up play between Ben Hardcastle and Mark Battersby deservedly resulted in a goal. Hardcastle carried the ball down the wing before cutting inside and feeding into Battersby’s feet. A flick around the defender saw Hardcastle receive the ball back, before curling it into the bottom right hand corner past Mike Langley.
Excerpt from the match  report v Cammell Laird 1907 (Away) - Won 2-1 - NWCFL Division 1 - Sat 2 Aug 2014.
Photo: Ben Hardcastle, Mark Truffas and James Brooks celebrate the first competitive goal of the new era. If only we knew then, what we know now!

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