Thurlow Nunn Division One
King’s Lynn Town Res 7 Needham Market Res 0
King’s Lynn Town Reserves were in seventh heaven against their counterparts from Needham Market.
After the game, joint boss Robbie Back enthused: “We’ve had a brilliant first half of the season.”
Lynn were five up at half-time through goals by Alex Clunan, a Jack Frohawk brace, Karl Tansley and Eion McQuaid.
Clunan got his second and Lynn’s sixth before the visitors were gifted a consolation. Substitute Jamie Burgess completed the scoring for Lynn, who ended the game with three 16-year-olds on the pitch, with a long-range strike to put the hosts into third spot.
Lynn: Pearson, Palmer (J White), McLeish, Bird, Spittlehouse, K White, Clunan (Burgess), Stannard. Tansley, Frohawk (Setchell), McQuaid. Unused subs: Bussens, Daw.
Scorers: Clunan (2), Frohawk (2), Tansley, McQuaid, Burgess.
The Norfolk Senior Cup quarter-final game at Wroxham has been arranged for Tuesday, January 12.
Downham Town’s brief winning run came to an end with a 4-0 reverse at high-flying Leiston Reserves.
Downham Town entertain Dereham Town Reserves at Memorial Field on Monday (December 28) while Lynn Reserves are now without a game until January 2.