tightened their grip of top spot of Division G with an outstanding 6-2 victory
against Bromley Whites on Wednesday.
The league leaders were stunned by Bromley’s fast start to the match and they
found themselves two goals down within four minutes.
Phoenix responded promptly however, Freddie Olafsen pulled one goal back two
minutes later, then Jimmy Martin levelled the scoring shortly after.
The quickfire goals gave the away side the impetus to go and notch a few more.
The frantic first-half continued, and the away side added three more goals to
Olafsen got his name on the scoresheet once again, whilst additional goals from
Alfie Aldridge (pictured - green shirt) and Matt Poole, meant the league leaders had an
impressive lead at the break. Olafsen completed the scoring and his hat-trick
in the second half.
Phoenix manager, Jack Parkinson paid
credit to his young squad: “To be sitting at the top of the league at the
moment is fantastic for them and they are really looking forward to the game
against Dulwich in a few weeks’ time.”
The match between Dulwich Hamlet and Phoenix is poised nicely; a first versus
second match-up, whoever wins will take control at the top of the table.
Dulwich are displaying some fine form of their own however, they hit six
without reply against Fulham Sedgehill on Wednesday, applying the pressure to
the current league leaders.
Thamesmead Town put in an emphatic performance of their own, they were 5-1
victors against an impressive Charlton Athletic outfit.
Sendege opened the scoring for The Mead, he skipped past two players on the
right and superbly drilled it into the bottom right-hand corner.
responded with a goal of their own, levelling the scores once again. Myron
Dixon restored his side’s lead, with a left-footed strike which found its way
into the bottom corner.
to grow in confidence as the first-half went on and they extended their lead
further, when a lofted free-kick fell to Kiitan
Oluwasere in The Addicks’ penalty area, he controlled with his chest and
dispatched a half-volley into the back of the net.
Adeniran made it 4-1 in the second-half, when his effort flew in off the
underside of the crossbar. Club captain, Dante McIntosh, concluded the scoring
later in the half, he glided past a Charlton defender, before blazing his
effort into the roof on the net.
Ian Docker, was full of praise for his side: “It was a very pleasing result and
the lads are now realising that discipline, patience and organisation is
Bees continued to rise-up the table with a brilliant 7-0 victory against
struggling Millwall Lions.
Photo courtesy of Jack Parkinson (Phoenix Sports)