M5 v Marden Russets – 19th January 2019

Old Bordenian 5th X1 – 1

Marden Russets – 0

Old Bordenian Men’s 5ths hosted Marden Russets Men’s 5ths in a top of the table clash, with the sides separated by two points, the visitors sitting top and the hosts in second place. The home side started the game brightly and their early pressure saw them take the lead through Rob Short. Despite having the better of the first half, the home side could not add to their lead and went in to the half-time break with a 1-0 lead  The second half proved a much tighter affair and the home side had their goalkeeper James Anderson to thank for keeping their lead intact with a number of fine saves. With neither side able to find a goal, the game finished 1-0 to OBHC and saw them take over at the top of the table. 

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