Todays sides ,Enfield 1 Paul Daley ,2 Mark Whittington,3 Michael Spencer 4 Gbenga Sonuga ,5 Wesley Borghys ,6 Owen Beale ,7 Sam Judge ,8 Rob McHale ,9 Marlon Stuart, 10 Grant Osborn ,11 Ryan Hall, subs 12 Lee Allinson 14 Sherwin Stanley, 15 Danny Gabriel,16 Duane Uylett, 17 Chris Burnett,
Wivenhoe ,1 Ollie Sanders 2 Adam Bethell 3 Ben Wake 4 Tabani Mabvura 5 Jack Wignall 6 Matt Stace 7 Paul Hillier 8 Sean Hillier 9 Rob Thorne 10 Stuart Joplin, 11 Darren Bethell ,subs 12 Lee Townrow 14 Terry Rymer 15 Earl Sterling 16 Jeff Shepherd.
First chance on 9 mins Paul Daley saves from Rob Thorne off Adam Bethell's free kick , Jack Wignall heads wide for wivenhoe on 11 mins , Darren Bethell was put clear but cut his shot wide after 21 mins. A shout for a penalty for E's after a blatant handball by matt stace from Grant Osborn's flick was waved away by Mr Martin (an awful decision by him ) He gave a corner ??? Marlon Stuart crossed and Michael Spencer sliced his volley wide. A fine run by Sam Judge put Owen Beale in with a chance but he was robbed of the ball as he tee'd up. A bad hack on Judge by Darren Bethell saw him rightly booked on 35mins. A sam Judge corner was met by Rob McHale but he just couldn't divert it goalwards. Grant Osborn then works himself into a good position but shoots straight at Ollie Sanders in wivenhoe's goal 37 mins. A chance for Bethell at the other end went well wide 42 mins H/T Chris Burnett & Danny Gabriel replace Marlon Stuart & Gbenga Sonuga. Darren Bethell was inches wide on 47 mins and then a moment of comedy as Sam Judge's cross saw sanders slip as he went to gather the ball but lucky for him Danny Gabriel was just too far out to get a contact and the ball rolled wide. A very timely interception by Mark Whittington took the ball off Rob Thorne as he was about to run in on goal . Another shout for an E's penalty for another handball from Rob McHale's header was Ignored by Mr Martin. Then two blocked shots from desperate wivenhoe defenders from Owen Beale & Rob McHale on 60 mins .Two subs for Wivenhoe Paul Hillier & Stuart Joplin off for Sterling & Rymer, An excellant save by Daley from Sean Hillier on 67 mins. Ryan Hall then cut out a pass and ran 40 yards only to put an inch wide 70 mins. Good build up play from wes Borghys and Grant Osborn gave a fine chance to Danny Gabriel but he sliced his shot wide. A good effort by Terry Rymer was well saved by Daley. A mazy run by Osborn but his shot lacked any sort of power to trouble Sanders. Jeff Shepherd replaces Darren Bethell for wivenhoe. A long throw in was met by a michael Spencer back header and a surprised Paul Daley had to be very alert. Daley saves again from Thorne , A long range shot by Michael Spencer was well off target on 84 mins , Rob McHale tweaked a ham string and on came Lee Allinson 86 mins , Adam Bethell was then booked for deliberate handball as E's were building an attack, Wes Borghys had a Stoppage time free kick well claimed by Sanders ,Mr Martin blew for time.
Att 111. No Steve Wright,Nick Turner ,Curtis Johnson,Paul Oshin,or Kevin Kilroy today ,Sherwin Stanley also sat the match out on the bench ,A good point earned today ,And an excellant game for young Grant Osborn who worked very hard today.