Youth Match Report: U13 Rovers v Harvesters (Herts County Cup) 05.10.14


Sunday 5th October 2014


Harvesters v Royston Town Youth U13 Rovers


Hertfordshire Challenge County Cup


Won 3-5

Royston Scorers

Kian 2, Ollie, Flyn, Noah

Rovers edged their way into the 3rd round of the County Cup with an away win to Harvesters.

Rovers went on the attack from the off. Jack won the ball and headed it into the path of Kian who's shot went wide of the post. Soon after

Rovers took the lead. Kian whipped in a great corner which Ollie connected with a firm header. Rovers continued with the pressure, with Kian,

Lucas and Noah all going close. Lucas won the ball and chipped it into the path of Flyn who's shot hit the bar. Rovers doubled their lead with a well worked move.

George played the ball out of defence, into the path of Lucas, he played it to Andrew  who then found Corey who's accurate pass landed at the feet of Flyn who calmy slotted home. It was three just before half time, Noah hit a fantastic curling shot into the net.

Rovers were worthy of their lead,but this made Harvesters up their own game. Harvesters won a corner and after a scramble they found the back of the net.

This made Rovers wake up. Ollie crossed the ball which Harry  just missed. Soon after Harvesters scored again , A forward went on a great run and finished it with a good shot.  

Again Rovers went on the attack from the kick off. Kian ran through the Harvesters team. ending with a cool finish. JJ then headed just over the bar from a Kian corner. Harvesters got the chance to make it three.

They were awarded a penalty after it was handled in the area but the forward fired over the bar. Soon Harvesters got their third with a looping shot over Rovers keeper. Again from kick off Rovers made it five with Kian getting his second of the game.

Rovers now travel to Hemel Hempstead in the third round.