Gibraltar United Football Club vs Lincoln Red Imps

Match corresponding to the 10th Round of the Gibraltarian Second Division and played on Sunday 21st December 2014 at the Victoria Stadium

Gibraltar United Football Club 3 -0 Lincoln Red Imps

Lowe (OG)
Cumbo
Sean Gilbert

Gibraltar United Football Club

1    Kyle ‘Chino’ Goldwin
11  Jared Buhagiar
3   Kenneth Chipolina
4   Aaron Collado
7   Justin Collado
6   William Gracia
8   Dylan Mañasco
14  Stefan Cumbo
5   Steven Gilbert
10 Andrew Lopez (C)
9   Shane Howe

SUBSTITUTES

Carl Thomas on for Jared Buhagiar
Sean Gilbert on for Shane Howe
Brad Power on for William Gracia

A momentous week in the Second Division! Europa Point dropped 4 points in a draw vs Gibraltar Scorpions and a loss in a thrilling 4-3 midweek encounter with Mons Calpe. We did our bit by beating Mons last weekend and setting up a 2 point cushion with Europa Point. If our boys got the job done we’d all be home at Christmas 5 points clear at the top. Aldorino seems to have come across a settled group of players that are adept at playing in either a 4-4-2 or 3-5-2 formation. As such it was this solid group that was entrusted to deliver this most important of victories. On the bench we had two of our ‘international’ players Sean Gilbert and Brad Power who are completing their studies in the UK and are home for Christmas. It was great to see both get a run out and indeed Sean got himself on the score sheet. Indeed we had both Collado brothers and both Gilbert brothers on the pitch at the same time, can’t say I remember that happening very often! Unfortunately there is no match report for this week as your usual reporter was away at a wedding yet the boys delivered and top of the pile we sit! It was also very gratifying to see 22 locally developed players fight it out on the pitch, a rare occurrence in Division 2 these days.

United team vs Red Imps

United team vs Red Imps

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