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Ernest Opoku-Ware steps in as Bracknell Town keep up the pace

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Ernest Opoku-Ware steps in as Bracknell Town keep up the pace

10-man Bracknell Town had to battle for the three points on Monday at Thatcham Town in the Allied Counties Youth League Central Division after goalkeeper Michael Adams was sent off in the first half.

Bracknell had lead but Thatcham equalised when Adams saw read. Fortunately for the Robins, Ernest Opoku-Ware stepped up between the sticks and the Larges Lane side were able to record a 3-1 win that keeps them in touch with leaders Binfield who they beat last week.

Tom Baldwin, Josh Eatwell and Alexander Lacy all scored for Bracknell.

Last Thursday Ascot United suffered a 5-0 defeat at Camberley Town while Sandhurst Town were beaten 7-0 by Hartley Wintney.

Fixtures coming up include a tough looking League Cup for Binfield at home to third placed South Division side Fleet Town on Thursday night followed by a league match at Hartley Wintney on Wednesday.

Forthcoming youth fixtures:
  • Thurs 30th Nov: Ascot United vs Hartley Wintney
  • Thurs 30th Nov: Binfield vs Fleet Town (League Cup)
  • Mon 4th Dec: Sandhurst Town vs Thatcham Town
  • Weds 6th Dec: Hartley Wintney vs Binfield
Recent youth results:
  • Thurs 27th Nov: Thatcham Town 1 – 3 Bracknell Town
  • Mon 23rd Nov: Camberley Town 5 – 0 Ascot United
  • Mon 23rd Nov: Hartley Wintney 7 – 0 Sandhurst Town

Keep up to date with the Allied Counties Youth League - the full live table is available here along with recent results and forthcoming fixtures.

Main image: Ernest Opoku-Ware by Rob Creech.

Tom Canning

Tom is the co-editor of Football in Berkshire. He has played at the lowest possible level of football. In real life Tom works for Reach PLC. Former manager of Binfield Ladies in the Thames Valley Women's League.

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