Early and late goals clinch win for Lealholm

LEALHOLM grabbed their first win of the campaign with goals early and late in this derby clash.

Lealholm took the lead on 10 minutes when the Goldsborough defence stopped as they thought Crooks was in an offside position, but the referee let play continue and Crooks beat Harland in the Goldsborough goal.

Goldsborough improved throughout the first half and were the better team towards the break, but could not break down the Lealholm defence.

‘Boro also improved their play through the second half, but struggled to score the goal needed to bring the scores level.

Lealholm sealed the game on 85 minutes when Goldsborough pushed forward for a free-kick, but the ball fell to Lealholm on the break and from a two on one, Bedingfield scored from close range.

Goldsborough 0 Lealholm 2