Old Boys too strong for Rawreth

OLD SOUTHENDIAN RESERVES kickstarted their ProKit UK Essex Olympian League Division Two campaign with a resounding 5-1 victory over bottom of the table Rawreth at Garon Park.

The Old Boys rediscovered theory rules streak with Lewis Bickford firing them ahead from the spot, then George Borley and Ed Gould extending the advantage with crisp strikes before the break.

Nico Dubouchet bagged an impressive brace, one either side of the visitors cant consolation.

We’re very pleased with the result and performance,” boss, Dave Manley, told Yellow Sport.

“We played some really slick football – moved the ball well and dominating possession.

“Our strikers were clinical and I must say young George on the wing caused them all kinds of problems, creating two and netting a superb half volley to open his account for the club.”

Brian Jeeves

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