Wolves up and running with win over Haringey
PUBLISHED: 07:28 14 November 2013
Highbury Wolves Under-12s made sure there was no horror show on Halloween as they picked up their first win of the season, beating Haringey Cosmos 3-1.
Neo Rodney, who captained Wolves on the day and worked hard alongside Hichem Taleb in midfield, put his side ahead after just 10 minutes with a clinical finish.
Defender Kamal Fousseni doubled their lead just before half-time, smashing a volley into the back of the net after Haringey had failed to clear Jordan McKoy’s corner.
Goalkeeper Ahmed Eniola, who had made two fine saves to protect his side’s advantage, was left helpless after the break as the Cosmos pulled a goal back through a deflection.
But Highbury kept their heads, with substitute Ridwan Salam looking solid in a defensive midfield position, and Yimaz Oruk also impressing in the unfamiliar role of left-back.
And they sealed victory 10 minutes from time when Rodney’s pass found the lively McKoy, who fired into the bottom corner to make it 3-1.
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Isledon Wolves Under-15s finally discovered their form with an excellent display in a 3-0 win over Islington Admiral United.
Ibs Rashid opened the scoring and Jake Mulholland and Dylan Paul added further goals while, at the other end, goalkeeper Brandon Walsh dealt with everything Admiral could muster.
Isledon Wolves: Walsh, Menhal, Stipanovsky, Barbour-Ricketts, Rashid, Mulholland, Boffa, Ikua, Paul.
Isledon Wolves’ Under-13 B side went joint top of the league after beating St John’s Wood United 2-0.
Mearga Tesfai put the Channons ahead and Hayden Miller hit a second goal to seal the win. Goalkeeper Jamie White-Sanches, along with defenders Jack Cheeseman and Kyroe Omar-Brandy, ensured a clean sheet.
Isledon Wolves: White-Sanches, Omar-Brandy, Cheeseman, Chileshe, Asam, Diver, Kyei-Baafour, Miller, Matate, Tesfai.
Saif Mirza grabbed four goals as A Class Under-15s thrashed RCC 9-0, with Reshawn Newland adding a brace and Dylan Bolister, Michael McKenna and Zak Miles also on the scoresheet.
A Class: Thompson, Bolister, Brown, Cadden, Chandler, Copus, Cox, Gibson, McKenna Miles, Mirza, Newland, Samuel-Clarke.
Waseem Mirza’s double took A Class Under-12s into the next round of the Cheshunt Youth League Cup after they came from a goal down to beat Ryan FC 4-1.
Lewis Christie and Danny Ambrozio also found the net for A Class, while regular right-back Casey Clarke filled in between the posts and made some crucial stops.
A Class have now faced Ryan three times this season and remain unbeaten, having won 4-1 and then recovered a 5-0 deficit to draw 5-5 in their league encounters.
A Class: Clark, Bennett, Myatt, Small, Zenagui Abdel, Ambrozio, Mirza, Julien, Christie, Webb, Ndukuba, Nyirabega.
Sid Taylor hit a hat-trick as Angel Islington Under-11s routed Edmonton United 10-2, with Alex Gibson and Julian Sarmiento scoring two goals apiece.
Ertugrul Dincer, Oliver Heath and Johnnie Nicastro were also on the mark for a rampant Angel side.
Angel Islington: O’Malley, Ewens, Gibson, Goussot, Dincer, Heath, Nolan, Sarmiento, Williams, Taylor, Nicastro.
Man of the match Casey Christou was on target as Angel Under-10s beat Edmonton United Yellow 2-1, with Albert Nisse scoring the other goal.
Angel Islington: Reardon, Demetriou, Haynes, Christou, Noseda, Webdale, Angelov, Simson, Nisse, Breeze.
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