For two consecutive days, football fans were treated to thrillers at Warner Park in the SKNFA Premier League. With Garden Hotspurs winning with a last-gasp goal the night before, SOL IAS Conaree FC won in a similar fashion defeating Bath United 3-2.
Jalden Myers (Bath) 18th min
Errol O’Loughlin (Conaree) 26th min
Venreece Richards (Bath) 65th min
Errol O’Loughlin (Conaree) 84th min
Kadeen Lewis (Conaree) 90+3 min
Coach of Conaree Al Richards said the victory was a well-needed win for the team. “It wasn’t pretty, but we stuck to it and in the end, we got the win,” Richards said. I want to say congrats to my team for the fight throughout,” he added.
In the night’s other Newtown United edged St. Peters FC 1-0, the goal coming from Shaheem Prentice in the 55th minute. After the match, Prentice said the win was crucial for Newtown. “We haven’t been losing but we were drawing and dropping points still. We needed a win and the table is close. So that win takes us right back into (Super) six and we just have to maintain and continue going,” Prentice said.