Clapton CFC salvage point at Hampton & Richmond Borough
PUBLISHED: 12:00 05 November 2019
Greater London Women’s Division One: Hampton & Richmond Borough 2 Clapton Community 2
Clapton CFC women salvaged a point against Hampton & Richmond Borough as they drew 2-2 at the weekend.
The visitors had the majority of possession and chances in the first half with Naomi Scriven bullying the Hampton left back with powerful runs.
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The opening goal came from a Scriven delivery from the right that was almost impossible to defend as forward Harriet Plows rushed in to head home.
Hampton headed in a corner at the back post to level the score on the stroke of half-time.
And that equaliser galvanised the hosts, who emerged in the second period with a stronger shape and more attacking thrust.
They took the lead shortly after the restart when a swirling cross deceived keeper Sophia Axelsson and flew straight into the net.
And it took a moment of magic on 75 minutes to get Clapton CFC on even terms again as midfielder Zhane Amoaten curled a shot into the top corner.
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