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Putteridge Primary School

Putteridge Primary School

Footballers fight back to earn a well-deserved draw

See the 'News and Events' section to find out how the team fared in their last match before the Christmas break.

Putteridge played Hillborough Junior on 2nd December.

Team:

Calum B, Alfie P, Ollie P, Charlie H, Jack W, Jack D, Brodie B, Charlie A & Travis J

Putteridge played some excellent football throughout the opening stages, putting the Hillborough defence under pressure  and resulting in lots of shots on targets. Unfortunately, Putteridge didn’t capitalise and were unlucky not to score the opening goal of the game. Hillborough then took the lead and doubled it quickly, putting the Putteridge team 2-0 down at half time.

Half time: Putteridge 0 vs Hillborough 2

The second half started with the Putteridge team keeping up the high tempo play, and looking threatening during every attack. Putteridge finally scored their opening goal and followed that up with another. With the score at 2-2, the game came to life with both teams sharing the lead on numerous occasions. The final score was 5-5 in a brilliant attacking game of football - both teams played fantastically well and deserved to take something from the game.

Final score: Putteridge 5 vs Hillborough 5

Thank you to  all of the parents for their support. The football league will start again after Christmas with lots more fixtures to play.