Codnor Boys lose in cup tie thriller

This season’s Under 14s Challenge Trophy saw Codnor Boys drawn against fellow league title rivals Field Lane.

From the kick-off, Codnor worked the ball well, but it was Field Lane who took the lead.

Within minutes of the restart, Codnor equalised. Wilmot released man of the match Waldron and he drove in a vicious shot.

Codnor then took the lead almost immediately when Waldron lobbed the keeper from 25 yards.Field Lane then equalised on 20 minutes.

Field Lane established a two-goal lead almost from the kick-off in the second half.

Codnor continued to create chances and Webster pounced on a defensive mix-up to curl a delightful finish into the far corner.

Codnor went with four strikers in an attempt to get something from the match, but were hit on the break, and the match ended 5-3.