4th XI 15/10/16 v Cannock

Stafford 4 – 1 Cannock

Stafford 4th team took on Cannock 5th team at home.

The match started with Cannock showing their strength in the first quarter, pushing and challenging the defence. Stafford held their own and pushed the play deep into Cannock’s half resulting in a goal from Michelle Wolfe as she swept the ball confidently from a deflection.

Stafford continued to hold the play in the first half displaying grit and determination to chase the ball down and attack Cannock with Dora Adams scoring the second for Stafford just before half time.

The second half saw more end to end play with Jo Lovatt making some spectacular saves, however Cannock managed to pull one back with a scramble with numerous players at the goal mouth.

Stafford regrouped quickly forcing a short corner. Adams scoring her second from a set play. Shortly after Yasmin Ranu received the ball in midfield, beating four Cannock players and striking the ball from the top of the circle to bring the score to 4-1.

The Stafford team remained strong displaying good communication and a quality team performance to hold the score at 4-1 to the final whistle.