JU­NIOR FOOT­BALL

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Neighbourhood News -

know­ing any­thing less than three points would see them pipped by their great ri­vals yet again.

Hav­ing lost to the Kestrels in the fi­nals of the PFA Cup and the League Cup al­ready this sea­son, Mark Miller’s side were des­per­ate to set the record straight in the door-die ti­tle de­cider.

And af­ter tak­ing an early lead Saints were just sec­onds away from snatch­ing the re­sult they needed be­fore Zamir popped up with the equaliser in the sec­ond minute of in­jury time to dash their hopes.

It meant the nip and tuck bat­tle be­tween the sides which has raged all sea­son was ul­ti­mately set­tled with one of the last kicks of the sea­son but Nether­ton boss James Hooper be­lieves over the course of the cam­paign his team are wor­thy win­ners.

He said: “We knew pretty early on what their game plan was and it seemed to be work­ing for them when they got the early goal and sat deep to de­fend.

“There was a point when I thought we might not do it as we missed a few chances while Rhys How­den and Will Hodg­son both hit the wood­work.

“But we kept go­ing and Amar got that cru­cial goal at the end to win us the tre­ble.

“We got the dou­ble last year but to bow out with three tro­phies this sea­son has been an amaz­ing achieve­ment and the boys

OUN­DLE Un­der 18s are look­ing for new play­ers ahead of next sea­son’s top flight cam­paign.

For more de­tails call Martin Hip­well on 07810 8315227.

VOY­AGER are on the hunt for at least four new play­ers ahead of their maiden cam­paign in they­outh League.

Play­ers in­ter­ested in join­ing the city side who will play in the un­der 15 next term should call man­ager Dave Setch­field on 07519 467448.

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