Match Report
The Manchester Grammar School 1st XI vs  MGS 2nd XI
On: Saturday, 14 Sep 2019
Venue: at Home

On Saturday 14 th September, the 1st XI faced off against the 2nd XI in a competitive match with pride on the line. The first 20 minutes was a deadlock with neither team managing to have any real chances, The 1st team came narrowly close to scoring when Meir was put through but missed the chance. Finally the 2nd team opened the scoring through Okeregha after a defensive mix up. Half time 1-0 2nd XI.

Okeregh doubled the 2nd XI lead with a slick counter attack five minutes into the second half.The 1st XI pulled a goal back through a nice finish from Wiggetts from a tight angle and looked to find a proper footing in the match for the first time. More chances were missed by the 1st XI and again the game fell into a deadlock until Sharrock scored after beating multiple defenders and taking the ball around the keeper. The game ended 3-1 to the 2nd XI, as they secured bragging rights for weeks to come.