Portishead continued their unbeaten start to the season with an impressive 5-0 victory at Oldland Abbotonians Ladies.
Emily Lindsay opened the scoring in the 4th minute running onto a crossfield ball which she slotted past the advancing keeper, the lead was extended 3 minutes later when Hannah Thornton struck from outside the penalty box to beat the keeper with a powerful shot.
The home team then came into the game for a period however Shannon Holloway neatly shot in from a Michelle Owen pass in the 29th minute followed by a 45 yard lob from Imogen Fisher 2 minutes later. Just before half time Hannah Thornton turned and shot passed the keeper from the edge of the box.
With a comfortable 5-0 lead at half time, and carrying a few injuries, Portishead controlled the 2nd half and although their opponents had more of the play the result was never in doubt. Jo Dulieu in the Portishead goal, pulled off an excellent sase in either half. Robert John Hairdressers player of the match was Imogen Fisher
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