Missed chances cost Asfordby FC at Blaby

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Asfordby FC Under 14s turned in a fantastic battling performance at Blaby and Whetstone in their latest Division One match on Sunday.

Ten-man Asfordby started the game the brighter with Dalby going close after 15 minutes.

The home side then began to get involved and were impressive going forward, testing Asfordby keeper Shepherd.

The move of the half saw Skinner and Parr combined superbly before Parr unleashed a fine rasping shot which the Blaby keeper got finger tipped roudn the post for a corner.

Shelton then nodded a header goalbound, but the home keeper made a comfortable save.

And on 29 minutes Asfordby trailed when Blaby made the breakthrough following an impressive move.

The second half started much like the first with Cox making a fantastic run from deep in his half, but couldn’t find the back of the net.

As the game entered the final 10 minutes, the Asfordby legs started to wane.

Blaby turned the screw and added two goals in quick succession which was harsh on the visitors