Perry’s penalty save secures win

Boston and District Football League, Division One, 8/01/11

Wainfleet United 2, Fishtoft 1

WAINFLEET United started their new year in excellent style, with a 2-1 home victory over Fishtoft in a brilliant all round team performance.

Wainfleet made a good start, with Tom Jenkins scoring the only goal of the first half to give them a 1-0 lead at the interval.

In the second half, Fishtoft equalised before Michael Parnham scored a brilliant goal to put Wainfleet 2-1 up.

With about 10 minutes to go, Wainfleet’s man of the match, keeper Joe Perry, made a magnificent save from a Fishtoft penalty to seal the 2-1 win.

Wainfleet: Joe Perry, Richard Dennis, Phil Simpson, Andy Carter, Lee Johnson, Matthew Broome, Michael Parnham, Royston Wilkinson, Rob Jackson, Tom Jenkins, John Jeffries; subs, Nathan Rawden, Dave Dent, Ben Gilbert.

Wainfleet have no game next week, and their next fixture will be against Old Leake in the third round of the Sports Cup.