Thornes U15s Blues pegged back by late strikes

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Thornes U15s Blues were involved in an entertaining game against Norristhorpe B.

Thornes led at half time with a goal from Callum Hardaker with a glancing header following fine work and a cross from Eddie Newton.

Norristhorpe levelled following a keeper error but Zing Zondo responded to put Thornes ahead again.

Joe Vickers extended the lead tapping into an empty net.

Two very late goals snatched a draw for Norristhorpe but the Blues could be very pleased with their first outing of the season.

Sam Haigh was excellent in defence and Ben Taylor worked hard in midfield to keep the momentum for Thornes.

Joel Blackburn also played well as stand in goalkeeeper.