Recent News — 07 May 2012
Nantwich Town Under 15′s 1 (4-1 AET) – 1 Crewe Alexandra Soccer Centre Under 15′s
6th May. The Seddon Stadium, Kidsgrove.
Man of The Match – Calum Duerden.
Following hot on the heals of the first team’s recent success in winning the Cheshire Senior Cup. Nantwich Town’s U15 Rep Squad won the South Cheshire Youth League, Concorde Vase Cup Final with an impressive victory against Crewe Alex Soccer Centre Under 15′s at the Seddon Stadium, the home of Kidsgrove Athletic F.C.
Nantwich Town took the lead in the 10th minute (Rob Harper), the Soccer Centre then came back with a quick reply in the 15th minute. That’s how the score remained until the end of normal time in a tight game on a very hard and bumpy pitch.
In extra time Nantwich Town took control of the game playing some good passing football and took an early lead in the second minute of E.T. (Peter Green).
Nantwich then converted a 13th minute penalty (Billy Ridgway) after the ball was handled off the goal line.
In the second period of extra time Nantwich continued to control the game and were rewarded with a fourth goal in the 28th minute of E.T. (Elliot Booth).
The Nantwich Town FC under 15 Representative team players have been together now for around 2 years. All the players are local boys who have been developed by our coaching team, under the watchful eye of Gareth Duerden, the team manager and senior coach. With the club coaching philosophy focused on developing technical and skillful players we expect the boys to have further success over the next few years.