Tough day for Audlem FC

Home » Newsroom » Latest News » Tough day for Audlem FC

We had our second league game today at Kidsgrove playing once again the top team, Scholar Green, on a field that was divided up into nine pitches with loads of youngsters playing.

The game was fast and quite hard, well refereed, with fast movement. We had to make do with a scratch team which caused our manager, Geoff Stretch, much heartache — as only 12 players turned up.

That was a sad thing to face and the rest of the players must be told that this is just not fair or good enough.

The result was we lost 7-0 but we have to report that the man of the match was our goalkeeper, Ginge (Jared Southall-Martin) who pulled off a string of superb saves to keep the score well below the expectation of the opponents.

Next game is here in Audlem versus Nomans Heath. We shall see what the players are made of that day.

Ralph Warburton, Chairman AFC. 

 

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Bagley Lane footpath
Thu 10 Aug 6:09am  |  hits: 1,127

Nick Jarvis sent the following message to AudlemOnline on Wednesday 9th August at 07:09 PM: At around 2pm on Wednesday 9th August a caravan was stolen from an address on Bagley Lane near Audlem. The caravan was a Bailey Senator Arizon 2009. Direction of travel is unknown at this time. If you have any information relating to this incident please contact the police on 101 quoting incident...

Farm_made_opening_080817
Wed 09 Aug 6:09am  |  hits: 1,041

We've had a message from Hannah at Farm Made Tearooms — the new Café in the courtyard at Number 11 Cheshire Street — announcing that they will be opening this Thursday 10th August. Opening hours for Farm Made are on the right. I'm sure that we all wish Hannah and her team great success in the new...

finefoodies 3
Wed 16 Aug 6:09am  |  hits: 851

WIN an afternoon tea for two! National Afternoon Tea week, 14th-20th August is now upon us. To celebrate, Finefoodies' Deli & Cafe are delighted to give away "a fabulously fine Afternoon Tea for two" x 2. This includes their new special blend of Finefoodies' loose leaf tea. Simply go to their new Facebook Page, 'Finefoodies Deli Audlem' (click http...