Chancery Lane Stalemate with Woodford
A 1-1 draw at the Lane for Thrapston v Woodford
A sticky pitch and a sticky game. A lot of half chances for both sides with it taking a while for the game to settle and in the 24th minute Jedd Whiteman
was fouled on the edge of the box. Ben Sunderland
's precision free kick came to Jack Wisniewski
who's flying header just went wide of the far post. Wisniewski and Whiteman continued to threaten with Dodzi Agbenu
being treated as the main threat by Woodford's defence,finding himself surrounded each time he gained possession. On the half hour a Wisniewski effort was deflected wide as Thrapston applied the pressure.
Woodford threatened through a mishap in defence with Liam Fox
caught out of his goal and King rocketed a shot onto the crossbar from 25 yards.
set up Agbenu who shot just wide and on half-time Chris Hope
had a header cleared away when goalbound.
The second half continued in the same manner with Whiteman having an early impact with shot deflected wide of the post. However in the 46th minute, sparky Whiteman shot low and hard to see his effort deflected into the net by Woodford's Parkinson. Minutes later a Michael Rogers
cross was volleyed against the post by Whiteman.
53 minutes and a low free kick by King was out of reach for Liam Fox
and Woodford equalised.
In the closing minutes Wayne Brown
's far post header went close as did another Hope header. 1-1 final score.