Rangers' six of the best

PUBLISHED: 16:38 09 March 2008 | UPDATED: 21:06 26 October 2009

SIX-SHOOTERS Sherrardswood & Birchwood Rangers Reds Under-10s gunned down Hertford Town Stags. After an untidy first half, Rangers stamped their authority in the second to complete a comfortable 6-0 away win. The untidy first period saw neither team domi

SIX-SHOOTERS Sherrardswood & Birchwood Rangers Reds Under-10s gunned down Hertford Town Stags.

After an untidy first half, Rangers stamped their authority in the second to complete a comfortable 6-0 away win.

The untidy first period saw neither team dominate, although Rangers did put pressure on themselves by giving away a series of silly free-kicks.

With the score goalless at half-time, manager Graham Morris rang the changes, bringing on Matthew Morris, Danny Sitton and Calum Paine.

Stags broke early in the second half, forcing a goal-line clearance from Toby Coleman.

Rangers responded in style with Morris finished off a weaving Sitton run to put his side one up after three minutes.

They maintained the pressure with efforts from Morris, Mitchell Warren and Toby Daley going wide, before a heavily deflected Warren shot made it 2-0 after 10 minutes.

Warren hit the underside of the bar a minute later.

Morris broke from halfway on 12 minutes and finished his run with a clean strike into the bottom left corner to put Rangers three up.

Sitton followed with a well-placed penalty strike after Stags had handled in the area and a back post header put Rangers five goals to the good with 10 minutes left to play.

Paine completed the scoring on the 20th minute, following in a long clearance kick from keeper Zak Tooth.

Sitton was Rangers' man of the match for his incisive runs that opened up the Stags defence.


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