20/21 October 2020
Division One West
Stonehouse Town 2 Malmesbury Victoria 1
An amazing end to tonights game with Malmesbury Victoria at Oldends Lane. After being under the cosh for the last 15 minutes, a breakaway goal scored by Lloyd Gardiner who side footed the ball from the edge of the penalty area over the Vics keeper, after being put through by a peach of a pass from Elliot King.
It was Chris Earle who had the first chance hitting the post after 5mins. Rob Humphreys then smashed the ball home after good work from Tim Williams after 11 minutes to put the Magpies one up.Tim Williams then went on to have a further two chances to put the game to bed, but Malmesbury held on until half time.
A different Vic's side played the second half, with Jamie Packer scoring the equaliser after 61 minutes. Stonehouse who were playing their best game of the season with defenders Rich and Ryan Thwaite and Cameron Love in great form. Vics players Alan Griffen and Luke Curtis were cautioned as they looked for the winner.With time running out Malmesbury launched an attack with King, Pamer and Ryan Thwaite picking up cautions after trying to stop the attack with Alan Griffen putting his shot wide at the end of his run,
Then the drama started with the winner for the Magpies. The large crowd of 133 went wild as Stonehouse picked up a useful win.