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Pre-season ends with a win

2 weeks ago By Gary Brigden

Our final pre-season fixture against a strong Sutton Utd Academy side ended with a 3-1 win

Daryl Cooper-Smith fired us ahead in the first half, calmly lobbing the keeper, before Kevin Wheller guessed correctly to save a harshly awarded Sutton Utd penalty.

Both sides missed chances in the first half, but we went in 1-0 up at the break.

Further chances were squandered early in the second half before Sutton levelled things up on 65 minutes with a neat move and finish.

We restored our advantage on 70 minutes when Matt Auletta and Cooper-Smith combined for Sam Johnson (pictured), and the scoring was completed with about ten to go when Cooper-Smith squared to Kristian Wynter who fired home.

Updated 00:47 - 1 Aug 2018 by Gary Brigden

Where next?

Reserve face Step 7 opposition in 3rd friendly With original opponents Westfield unable to make tomorrows friendly, the lads will now face NPL from the Surrey Elite league.
Final friendly tonight The first team host Sutton Utd U21's tonight at the Knights Community Stadium, with a 19:30 ko

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Fixtures
Sat 18 Aug
a
Reserves Nomads FC
Friendly 13:00
a
First Badshot Lea
League 15:00
Sun 19 Aug
h
SCR (Sunday) South London Panthers
Friendly 10:30
Mon 20 Aug
a
Midweek U18's (Bostik) Chertsey Town
Friendly 19:30
Wed 22 Aug
h
Reserves Croydon
Friendly 15:00
h
Friendly 19:00
Sat 25 Aug
h
Reserves Melwood
Friendly 15:00

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