Saints stunned by Newbiggin fightback

Willington Quay Saints 2AFC Newbiggin 3Alliance league leaders Newbiggin came from 2-0 down to stun Willington Quay and take all three points.

Friday, 30th August 2019, 3:51 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th September 2019, 3:42 pm

It was 0-0 at half-time, but early in the second half Brandon Williams superbly bent the ball into the top right corner with the outside of his left foot. The Saints then doubled their advantage when Lee Crammond curled in a fine shot from 25 yards out.

The visitors’ comeback started with a stunning goal of their own as midfielder Kyle Downey bent a brilliant free kick over the wall from 25 yards.

Five minutes later it was all square when Liam Armstrong headed in at the back post, and the winner came Aidan Lynn latched onto a ball over the top.