“MACCA MAGIC SEASLS WIN”
By Scott Greenway
Faversham Town Reserves 2-1 Aylesford FC
R Macdonald ⚽️26mins
Faversham welcomed Aylesford Fc for their first midweek fixture of the season. Town drawing their last two league outings were looking for maximum points.
The game didn’t spark to life until Ryan Clark played in Will Waring who broke free of the Aylesford defence but was thwarted by the on rushing Aylesford keeper who saved well at close range.
Within 8 mins Town hit the woodwork Sean Mchugh with a deep hanging cross sore his effort rebound off the cross bar.
Faversham made the break through after 17mins Joe Lester with time to cross down the right side watched as his low cross into the Oppositions area was turned in by a Aylesford defender for an own goal
Town looked comfortable but also looking for another goal and it came through defender Ryan Macdonald tucking his free kick into the bottom right hand corner from 25 yards
On 30mims Will Waring broke clear but again the keeper come out to block
Only 2mins into the second half and Aylesford pulled a goal back from a corner the unmarked Aylesford player with an unchallenged header in the Town area.
Aylesford was reduced to 10 men the Aylesford player pushing out and raising his hands for his red card.
Town had their chances second half
George Greenway through ball to Lester who set up Reece Bedford his shot was saved brilliantly by Aylesford keeper. Another Town attack Liam Druggan crossed to pick out Clark at the back post but his shot was wide of the target.
A much-needed win for Town who are looking to finish in the top half of the table in their first season. The forwards sore plenty of the ball but Dan King won all the arial balls and marshalled the Town defence for a man of the Match performance.
1- M Bowey
2-D King. (c) m.o.m
5-R Macdonald ⚽️
7- G Greenway
10- R Clark
11- C Leader
14- E Wood
15- P Filmer