Match Report

Billingham Synthonia vs Easington Colliery

Match Report: 25/8/18
Billingham Synthonia 2, Easington Colliery 1

Ebac Northern League Division 2

Teams:
Billingham Synthonia: Roberts, O'Hara, Frazer, Grier (Minter), Harrison, Pollock(c), Wilson, Weatherald, Garton, Hannah, Johnson (Raby). Subs not used; Rowe, O'Connor, Reader. 
Easington Colliery: Finch, Lincoln Barrow, Ashton, Pearson(c), Robson, Wood, M Cooke (Green), L Cooke (Thompson), Pounder, Adamson, Goundry (Garside). Subs not used; Metcalf, Donaldson. 

Synners gained their first points of the season as they turned the game around to win after going a goal down.

Easington opened the scoring in the 23rd minute from the penalty spot after Tom Goundry's cross found Jack Pounder, but he was pushed to the ground and the referee had no option but to point to the penalty spot. LIAM COOKE took responsibility and tucked the ball into the bottom corner.

Half-time: Synners 0, Easington Colliery 1

Billingham tied the game up in the 63rd minute as KALLUM HANNAH from the edge of the box and with his back to goal, turned on the ball, tricking the defender and buried it into the bottom left corner.

Synthonia claimed all three points with the winner after 67 minutes when BEN POLLOCK picked up the ball outside the box, and took a shot that found the bottom right corner of the net.

Full-time: Synners 2, Easington Colliery 1

Referee: Mr K Downey Assistants: B Brooks, C Steadman.

Attendance: 92