Westfields Football Club 1st Team
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Westfields v Coventry United
MATCH REPORT - Saturday, August 26, 2017
Westfields 1 - Jones 44
Coventry United 4 - Rankin 32, Piggon 38, Reid 44, Opoko 90
COVENTRY TOO STRONG FOR WESTFIELDS
Visitors Coventry United proved far too strong for Westfields in the Midland Football League match on Saturday when the visitors swept aside Westfields with a 4-1 win.
Coventry were sharp, quick and extremely strong and raced into a 3-1 interval lead.
The visitors took the lead through Lewis Rankin in the 31st minute when he curled home a beautifully executed shot from the edge of the penalty area to give Keiron Blackburn no chance.
Seven minutes later Mitch Piggon headed home a low cross in the 38th minute and then just before half time Craig Reid scored in a goal-mouth scramble after Blackburn had parried away a close-range shot.
Craig Jones gave Westfields some hope in the 45th minute when just on the stroke of half time he fired home a knock-down from Chris Ham to reduce the arrears but the visitors went in 3-1 up at half time.
After the break Westfields reorganised their team with the introduction of Richard Greaves, Carlos Moreira and Matt Reeve and this looked to be a lot stronger until the final minutes when the Coventry United substitute Aaron Opoku came on for his debut, having recently signed from Tamworth, and scored, again from a goal-mouth scramble.
Coventry were by far the fitter, quicker and more clinical side and deserved their 3 points although Westfields’ second-half performance gave everyone a lift from the disappointment of the first 45 minutes.
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