Fisher at the double as Michael progress

Colby's Ari Ludford-Brooks shields the ball from Michael Utd's Pete Fisher during their GH Corlett Woods Cup match which Michael won 0-2

Colby's Ari Ludford-Brooks shields the ball from Michael Utd's Pete Fisher during their GH Corlett Woods Cup match which Michael won 0-2

MICHAEL United are currently looking to emulate the class of 2004, their only GH Corlett Woods Cup success to date, and this realisation took a step closer after they defeated promotion hopefuls Colby 0-2 at the Station Ground in the quarter-final of this year’s competition.

There is talk of a re-union dinner for the Woods Cup-winning alumni from nine years ago, however Saturday’s offering didn’t whet the appetite of the footballing purists.

With the recent wet weather, this had more of an archetypal British get stuck in cup-tie with the footballing clichés of defences on top, midfield battles and clear cut chances at a premium also thrown in.

 

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