Close Game sees Portishead Town Ladies Reserves take all 3 Points.
Ladies win 4-3
Portishead Town Ladies Reserves traveled to Illminster Town Reserves looking to extend their league at the top of the table. Both teams battled hard with Portishead Towns Ellie Howard eventually breaking the Illminster defence to make it 1-0. Soon After Ellie Purles battle in the center of midfield was paid off and she scored her first of the afternoon. Chloe Fensome
made it 3-0 with strong hold up of the ball to fire home past the Illminster goalkeeper. Illminster pulled 1 back with a fine lob over the Portishead Town Keeper. Purle scored the last goal of the first half with a run along the right wing to convert before the half time whistle.
Second half saw Ilminster quick off the mark putting pressure on the Portishead Town defence, scoring 2 goals throughout the half. 10 minutes before the final whistle, Portishead Town went a player down due to injury, but they fought hard to deny Illminster of the draw with an end result of 4-3
The Robert John Hairdressing player of the match went to Ellie Purle.