School Sport: Eastbury footballers end term on a high
PUBLISHED: 12:41 27 October 2014 | UPDATED: 12:41 27 October 2014
Year Eight Borough Cup: Robert Clack 1 Eastbury 7. Borough League: Barking Abbey 2 Eastbury 4
Eastbury School’s year eight football side turned in a strong second half showing to progress in the Borough Cup against a hard-working Robert Clack.
The visitors took the lead midway through the first half and the score remained 1-0 at the break in their favour
The second half saw a huge improvement from all players and the quality of the performance showed in the score.
The best of the bunch was a Gersi Lika cheeky chip late in the game to round off the victory, while Kieren Owusu, Nathan Kitenge and Gersi Lika all netted braces.
And as a result of the win, Eastbury will face Dagenham Park in the next round.
They had gone into the fixture on the back of a 4-2 success over local rivals Barking Abbey.
Mikel Muca gave them the lead, only for Abbey to take a 2-1 lead at the break.
Kitenge levelled the scores, before Owusu and an own goal saw Eastbury claim all three points.
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