Frost early strike sets up another Upottery Reserves away win

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Upottery Reserves made it four wins from four away to maintain their 100 per cent start to the Macron League Division Five season as they won 4-3 at Bravehearts.

Just four minutes into the game Upottery opened the scoring when Matt Frost cracked a sweet half volley that drilled its way into the bottom corner of the net.

The lead was double with a smart finish from Ash Munt – his first for the Otters – and half-time was reached with Upottery sporting a 2-0 lead.

At the start of the second half Upottery again caught the home side cold with not a single Bravehearts player touching the ball from kick-off to new signing Dan Ingram marking his Upottery debut with a goal.

Bravehearts made changes, to formation and personnel, and the move paid dividends as they scored twice in 20 second-half minutes. However, Upottery refused to buckle further and Will Stevens scored what was his first goal for the team to make sure the Otters took home all three points.


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The Upottery Man of the Match award went to Olly Cramer and Matt Frost.

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