The MU13 match against Annalong Youth started with Lurgan on the front foot from the off and on the 2nd min were rewarded with a goal. Stefan King broke free and hit his shot past the keeper. Lurgan pushed forward looking the second goal and had a couple of chances to score but the keeper did well. On the 10th min Stefan skipped past two defenders and was 1 on 1 against the keeper and sent the ball flying past the keeper. Lurgan held the ball up well in midfield. Annalong couldn’t find a way to break Lurgan down. Lurgan pushed into the penalty box and were awarded a penalty as Stefan was taken down. He stepped up and sent the keeper the wrong way. 3-0 Lurgan. 2 mins later King broke free and scored his fourth goal.
At this stage the Annalong heads had dropped. Stefan soon added his fifth goal on the 17th min as Annalong couldn’t handle his speed. Mohammed Rasool replaced Stefan and on the 25th min Ryan Matthews hit a perfect pass from inside his own box and landed at the feet of Mohammed who raced clear of the defence and scored to make it 6-0 to Lurgan.
The second half started off slowly. It was a scrappy first 15 min. Then Ryan Matthews hit a sweet shot form outside the box which flew past the keeper. 2 min later Ryan hit another shot similar to the first which also flew into the bottom corner. 8-0 Lurgan. On the 50th min Codey Ferris broke free and scored to make it 9-0. The ref called the game on the 50th min. Well done boys. Brilliant performance.