Purlant saves recrd
Ely City I 2 City f Peterbrugh IV 2 PETERBOROUGH weathered Ely s early strm and capitalised n defensive errrs t establish a 2-0 lead. Ely s frustratin became apparent with Tm Rutledge and Tmmy Hug bth earning green cards, and Grant Gilmur ji
Ely City I 2 City f Peterbrugh IV 2
PETERBOROUGH weathered Ely's early strm and capitalised n defensive errrs t establish a 2-0 lead.
Ely's frustratin became apparent with Tm Rutledge and Tmmy Hug bth earning green cards, and Grant Gilmur jining an ppnent n the sidelines after a yellw card ffence.
Ely channelled their hunger and passin t gd effect after the break, and after 10 minutes a 25-yard free-hit frm Rutledge was expertly deflected int the rf f the net by Ed Hug.
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Five minutes later, Chris Purlant flicked hme the equaliser, with Ferze Abbas having engaged the left side f Peterbrugh's defence with a mazy run befre finding man f the match Stu Clarke, wh squared t Purlant in frnt f gal.
It was still 2-2 at the final whistle, but Ely managed t preserve their unbeaten hme recrd.
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Ely City Ladies I 10 March II 0
ELY will face Pl 2 winners Newmarket in the final f the League Cup after winning their final Pl match handsmely against March.
Chanre Bnd led the way with a fur-gal haul, and she was jined n the scresheet by Gemma Vutt (2), Emily Kisby (2), Dani Fletcher and J Rayner as Ely ran ut 10-0 winners.
Other Ely City club matches saw the 3rd XI win 4-0 at Peterbrugh VII, and the 4th XI win 5-2 at hme t St Ives V.
Haddenham Ladies 2
Cambridge Rangers 1
VANESSA Purtn pened the scring fr Haddenham against a very strng Cambridge side, and the hsts went clse t increasing their lead befre gal-minder Stacey Tyntn pulled ff a brave save.
Purtn capitalised n a defensive errr fr Haddenham's decisive secnd gal, and althugh a penalty flick gave Cambridge sme hpe twards the finish it was the hsts - inspired by Vicki Emms - wh claimed victry.