Three and easy for Horndean against Portland

Horndean leapfrogged Portland in the Wessex League premier division following a 3-1 win over the Dorset side at Five Heads Park.

Friday, 3rd January 2020, 12:49 pm
Updated Saturday, 4th January 2020, 5:46 pm
Bobby Scott was on target for Horndean against Portland   Picture: Keith Woodland
Bobby Scott was on target for Horndean against Portland Picture: Keith Woodland

Alfie Liss opened the scoring for the Deans just after the half-hour mark.

The visitors equalised 10 minutes into the second half, before being reduced to 10 men minutes later.

The hosts then made the most of their extra-man advantage, with Bobby Scott and Craig Peel getting themselves on the score sheet to ensure a comfortable win for Michael Birmingham’s side.

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