General News - October 2009

Saturday, 10th October 2009

On a busy day of KSFA activities, the Kent U14, U15 and U16 squads travelled to Hertfordshire for a set of inter-county matches. The Under 14's won 4-3 with goals from George McLennan, Mirkan Yerlikaya, Adeolu Lanlokun and an own goal to extend the unbeaten run of Managers Tom Sellen and Pete French to 16. The Under 15's lost 2-4, and the Under 16's drew 1-1 (Kent's scorer was Ryan Croucher), with the Herts equaliser coming just 30 seconds from the end.

The Kent Finals of the ESFA Inter-Association Under 11 7-a-sides were held at The Marathon Ground, Greenwich, with nine primary districts each fielding two teams. In a closely-contested final, Bexley beat Gravesham 1-0 and will now represent Kent in the South-East Finals in March. In the Plate Final, There were no goals at the end of normal time in a tight match between Dover and Orpington - the subsequent penalty shoot-out saw Orpington triumph 3-2.