Eight goals still couldn’t settle it

Johnshaven escaped with a point at the death in a high scoring affair.

Johnshaven took the lead in the 15th minute. A corner by Cammy Spink was met by Trialist Darren Forbesat the back post to head home. 0-1.

The away team doubled their lead a minute later when Keddie played to Cammy Spink who scored.

Glendale’s striker gained possession and ran past a Johnshaven defender to score in the bottom corner. Score 1-2.

In the 25th minute, Johnshaven’s Beedie played in Keddie whose first time right-footed effort was saved.

Johnner’s injured Robb was replaced by Simpson.

Just a few minutes later, the ball was played into the left channel, and while the away defence stepped up to claim for offside the referee played on and the winger squared the ball to a team mate to tap in for an open goal at the back post.

Half Time Score 2-2

Johnshaven won a corner in the opening stages of the second half and Cammy Spinkmade it three goals in two games - - 2-3.

A Keddie free kick came off the inside of the post, much to the frustration of the away team., then on the hour Mennie was adjudged to have fouled a player in the box and the ref awarded a penalty. Scott Spink, making his competitive debut for the club, saved the kick and then brillantly followed it up to block the rebound too.

Johnshaven conceded a third after losing possession at the half way line. A Glendale striker then ran inon goal and shot into the back of the net. Score 3-3

Glendale took the lead with 10minutes to go Score 4-3.

Bruce replaced Coull as Johnshaven changed to a more offensive formation.

The sub almost made an instant impact as he ran down the wing and crossed the ball but Sword was inches away from making a connection with the goal at his mercy.

In the 89th minute, Johnshaven grabbed a deserved equaliser. A free kick played in by Scott was knocked down by Mennie to R. Bleasewho scored.

Man of the Match- Ross Blease

Team: Scott Spink, Martin Coull (Alexander Bruce), Dale Calder, Steven Scott, James Mennie, Daniel Robb (Derry Simpson), Darren Forbes, Ross Blease, Nathan Keddie, Scott Beedie (Logan Sword) & Cameron Spink, (Yan Couineaux-Rice) Sub Stuart Beedie