Putteridge's Premier League football begins
Please see the 'News' section for the match reports against Pirton Hill and Downside Primary.
Putteridge vs Pirton Hill 22nd March
Putteridge started their Luton Schools’ Premier division with an away fixture at Pirton Hill.
Putteridge put up an excellent fight throughout the game, had some good chances and played well as a team until the final whistle.
The team were up against a very strong Pirton Hill side and their extra strength and quality on the ball showed, as they scored 5 unanswered goals and won the game 5-0
It was a very tough game for the Putteridge team but they kept positive and showed excellent team spirit.
Alfie B, Daniel O, Finn J, Takahri S-W, Jack S, Callum B, Charlie G & Thomas B.
Putteridge vs Downside 26th March
Putteridge’s next fixture was at home against Downside.
The first half was fantastic, with both teams playing some excellent football and looking likely to score. Unfortunately for Putteridge, Downside struck first with an excellent finish from their striker.
A fantastic spell of Putteridge football resulted in 4 unanswered goals all from Kian H, who had an amazing game with some expertly taken clinical goals.
Half time finished Putteridge 4-1 Downside.
The 2nd half started with Downside on the front foot, playing some excellent flowing football and being unlucky not to score some deserved goals. Gabriella H, playing her first game for the year 5/6 team, had an amazing match in goal, making some match-winning saves and distributing the ball expertly.
Downside scored 2 goals and Putteridge were made to defend for long parts of the second half. With the score at 4-3, Kian H scored the final goal of the game to give Putteridge their first win in the Premier division.
Gabriella H, Finn J, Takahri S-W, Kian H, Daniel O, Thomas B, Charlie G, Jack S & Callum B.
Thank you to all the parents for their continued support during the school’s football season.