1st XI 21/10/17 v North Staffs

North Staffs 1 – 0 Stafford

Stafford ladies played away against North Staffs this week.

It was an end to end game from the start. Both sides having to absorb pressure from the attacks.

A number of opportunities came from both sides however the keepers kept the score level. North Staffs hadn’t won a game this season so their determination was hard to control. A slow Stafford opened up an opportunity for North Staffs who pounced on the opportunity to score the first goal of the game. The first half finished 1-0.

The second half was much and same and Stafford had a number of opportunities from penalty corners.The North Staffs keeper kept them in the game making save after save. The Stafford side didn’t give up and Emily Trotter narrowly missed in the final minutes of the game. The game ended 1-0. A disappointing result for Stafford.