They talk about the football family, but you’ll be hard-pushed to beat the kinship on show at Worthing Minors’ crunch clash with Abbey Rangers towards the end of last season.
Sussex County Under-18s League Cup final: Crawley Wasps 3-1 Worthing Town
Profligate finishing and a crucial half-time tactical change transformed what was looking like another fine night for the underdog and instead secured a cup victory for double-chasing Crawley Wasps.
The league leaders were under the cosh for most of the first half, susceptible to the pace and almost telepathic understanding of Worthing’s chief goal threats, Charlotte Hoskins and Dulcie Elder.
But they rode out the storm, grateful to reach half-time on level terms, and then regrouped, reshaped and piled pressure on their admirable opponents. Continue reading