Reserves look to bounce back from Boldon CA FC defeat in cup clash with Farringdon Detached FC.
Cameron Thompson’s side looks to advance in another cup competition as they take on TWR Wearside League 1 side, Farringdon Detached FC.
We spoke to Reserve Assistant Manager Kallum Warne Ahead of the game.
“We’re looking forward to the game against Farringdon this weekend. It’ll be a good marker to see how far we’ve came in a relatively short period of time, as they played them in pre season.
The lads are up for the challenge and have a point to prove after last weekend. We’ve added some quality into our squad during the week with the addition on Steven Dawson and are sure he’ll make a difference.
We have a game plan which the lads believe in and are confident with, and feel like we can get a result.
Team news: Due to the Wearside league 1 rules this weekend the reserves can only take a squad of 16 into the game.Thompson will have his strongest squad to chose from this week with everyone available bar 2 injuries.Midfielder Mitchel Simons our for a lengthily stretch due to picking up a Dislocated Ankle in last weeks cup clash. He is currently waiting to see a specialist Defender Luke Tinkler will undergo knee surgery in the next few months which unfortunately brings an end to his season.New signing, attacking midfielder. Steven Dawson available for the clash after his recent loan move from Newton Aycliffe FC. Steven has this to say ahead of the game “
Looking forward to my first involvement with the team up against a decent side and looking to make my mark. I’m going in with great confidence as the lads have made me very welcome and comfortable. I’m here to score goals and create many assist for the short season I’m here and that’s what I’ll look to do. starting this Saturday! ‘
Farringdon Detached started the 2019 – 2020 campaign on absolute fire. Winning their first 3 games and scoring 18 goals in the progress. However, have recent struggled in form losing there last Four games.The two sides are no strangers to one another after a competing friendly 2 month ago seen the sides share the spoils.One player to watch is Farringdon midfielder David Stevens who has scored 14 goals in 9 games. Picking up four man of the match awards along the way. How to watch:
Head along to Leyburn Grove this Saturday for a 14.30 Kick Off.Houghton le Spring, DH4 5EQ