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Glentanar gain promotion with victory over Paul Lawrie Foundation

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Glentanar 3

Kench 14, Thorne 22, Downie 33
  • Tuesday, 12 May 2015
  • Aulton Outdoor Pitches
  • Under 13´s
  • C League

Chris Cromar | YFS North Region Journalist
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Glentanar gained promotion to League B by beating Paul Lawrie Foundation by three goals to nil in a well fought C League match at Aberdeen’s Aulton Outdoor Pitches.

They had the game’s first opportunity as Josh Yeats’ half volley from inside the box went just wide of the target.

Glentanar got the opening goal as Sol Kench’s curling chip from the right side of the box found the back of the net to make it 1-0.

Kench nearly scored his second and his team’s second as his shot from the right of the box was well saved by Archie Coueslant in the Paul Lawrie goal.

Jack Thorne then had a shot from outside the box that went just over the crossbar. After this Kench’s dipping effort from outside the right of the box was caught by the Paul Lawrie goalkeeper.

Glentanar doubled their lead as Thorne scored with an audacious chip from outside the box on the left hand side to make it 2-0.

They continued to look for the third goal and Thorne’s shot from the left inside the box went just wide of the target.

Despite the scoreline Paul Lawrie were playing well and looked to control the ball in the centre of the park.

Glentanar made it 3-0 just before half time as Lewis Downie’s low shot from outside the box found the back of the net.

  • Half Time:
  • Paul Lawrie Foundation
  • 0-3
  • Glentanar

Paul Lawrie had the game’s first chance of the half as Connor Strachan’s shot from the left side of the box was well saved by James Johnston in the Glentanar goal.

They then had another opportunity as Josh Fraser’s low shot from inside the right of the box was saved by Johnston.

Glentanar looked to make it 4-0 and Kench’s shot from outside the box went just wide. Thorne then had a half volley well saved by Coueslant.

Thorne then had a shot from inside the box saved by the Coueslant with the rebound caught by the goalkeeper.

  • Full Time:
  • Paul Lawrie Foundation
  • 0-3
  • Glentanar


Paul Lawrie Foundation
1. Archie Coueslant
2. Mathis Del Zoto
3. Alex Ross
4. Grant Cormack
7. Jamie Sayers
8. Matthew Stephen
9. Joy Banda
10. Connor Strachan
11. Findlay Troup
12. Edward Freeman
14. Ahmed Husain
16. Owen Cummine
17. Gavin Troup
18. Peter Strachan
24. Mitchell Farooq
1. James Johnston
2. Nathan Wharry
3. Aiden Boyle
6. Lewis Downie
7. Josh Fraser
8. Ben Grason
9. Josh Yeats
10. Sol Kench
11. Lewis Gerrie
12. Jai Rust
14. Elliot Macarthur
15. Kieran Simpson
17. Jack Thorne
18. Lewis Simpson
19. Jack Lappin
Star Player
Paul Lawrie Foundation
Connor Strachan – played well for his side.
Jack Thorne – scored a great chip and always looked to create chances for his team.
Magic Moment
Paul Lawrie Foundation
The team’s performance despite being 3-0 down at half time.
Jack Thorne’s sublime chip to make it 2-0.
Club Views
Paul Lawrie Foundation
Paul Lawrie Foundation coach, Craig Watson, said: “We wereunfortunate not to score in the second half. On another night we could have sneaked a point. “Glentanar were overall the better team and are worthy winners of the C League.”
  • Match report and photos copyright Youth Football Scotland.
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