Five-star Suffolk ladies turn on the style
Suffolk FA Ladies turned on the style with a five-star display to defeat Hertfordshire FA Ladies 5-1.
Thursday’s East Anglian Counties Championship match at Mildenhall Town FC got off to a breathtaking start with three goals in the opening two minutes and 20 seconds.
Debutant Zoe Cossey fired Suffolk ahead in the first minute, but Sarah Payne equalised only for Natasha Thomas to slide home Suffolk’s second.
Paige Shorten shot home in the 20th and 25th minutes as Suffolk ran riot.
Skipper Amanda Crump added the fifth after 75 minutes.
Suffolk FA Ladies: Laura Bird (Ipswich), Marcie Prettyman (Lowestoft Town), Emma Boreham (Bury Town), Amanda Crump (Ipswich Town), Sian Fagg (Ipswich Town), Aimee Harrison (Ipswich Town), Amy Howlett (Charlton Athletc), Paige Shorten (Norwich City), Tori Campbell (East Bergholt Utd), Natasha Thomas (Lowestoft Town), Zoe Cossey (Lowestoft Town). Used subs: Kirsty Turner (Ipswich Wanderers), Frankie Torrence (Brandon Town). Unused sub: Charlotte Osborne (Bury Town).