Harworth Colliery defeat Sutton Rovers

Harworth Colliery got the better of Sutton Rovers in the Central Midland league North with a battling 3-2 win.

Thursday, 27th January 2022, 12:48 pm
Goal scorer Ashley McEwan during Harworth's win.
Goal scorer Ashley McEwan during Harworth's win.

From the kick off both teams played some good attacking football testing each others defence.

On 15 mins the deadlock was broken by Harworth' s Ainsley Finney with a well worked move.

On 23 mins Harworth increased their lead with another well taken goal by Ashley McEwan.

Sutton stuck to their task and on 26 mins minutes pulled a goal back.

On 32 minutes they made it 2-2 after some poor Harworth defending. Within two minutes of the second half Harworth again took the lead with a fine Sam Kelly goal.

Sutton made three quick substitutions due to injuries and on 70 mins Bayley Lowe made it 4-2 for Harworth. Another injury meant that Sutton finished the game with ten men.

A hard fought win for Harworth which will give them confidence for Saturday's away trip to high flying Thorne.