After 3 successive defeats
Crawley Green got back to winning ways with a comfortable 3-0 victory
against Amersham Town.
opened brightly and took the lead after 13 minutes when Ryan Smith headed
in an excellent cross from Robbie O'Dell.
lead was doubled 3 minutes later when Robbie O'Dell smashed
home a penalty after an Amersham defender had handled in the
dominated the remainder of the game and were denied further goals from a
mixture of poor finishing, the woodwork, goal line clearances and fine
goal keeping. Luke Singleton finally made it 3 in the 89 minute when
he coolly converted a through ball from Ricky
In mid week Crawley were
beaten at home 1-0 by Ampthill Town. In a keenly contested
game Ampthill were reduced to 10 men when Tom Barnet was dismissed after
37 minutes following a reckless 2 footed challenged on Tom Freeman.
After the break Ampthill took the game to Crawley and were rewarded with a fortunate goal
after 49 minutes. James
Potter gave the ball away and Dave Murphy fired in a shot which Ross
Tompkins allowed to slip through his hands.
battled hard to get back on level terms but Ampthill defended well and
always looked dangerous on the break. In the dying minutes Ampthill
were reduced to 9 men when Christian Lester received a second yellow card
for kicking the ball away.
Next Wednesday Crawley host
Town and on Saturday
travel to table topping Holmer Green.
Crawley Reserves beat Kings
Langley 4-3 in midweek with goals from Ryan Smith 2, James Neiderman and Aaron Wilson and followed
up with a 2-1 victory over Langford. A goal from Andrew Spry and an
own goal secured the points.
Next Saturday Crawley Reserves
travel to table topping London