Witton Albion Youth travel to AFC Darwen on Sunday afternoon in a North West Youth Alliance Division One fixture. Witton made a tremendous start to the season last weekend in beating Marine Youth 4-1, so will be looking to follow it up with a positive performance in their opening away game. Kick off at The Anchor Ground is 2.30pm.
THE ANCHOR GROUND,
Directions: M6/M65. Exit M65 at junction 4, towards Blackburn South & Central/Darwen/A666 for 0.2 miles. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto Earcroft Way and follow for 0.3 miles. Turn left onto Blackburn Road/A666. Go through 1 roundabout and continue for 0.3 miles. Turn left onto Anchor Road, travel 118 ft. Slight right to stay on Anchor Road. Football Club is on the left after 0.1 miles.
Parking: On Anchor Road, 2 minutes walk from the stadium.
Admission Prices: Information unavailable.
Matchday Programme: Information unavailable.
Social Club: The Social Club is on the side of the ground.
Refreshments: The Tea Bar is part of the Social Club.
Witton Albion Youth continued their great start to the season on Sunday afternoon as they hit another four goals at The Anchor Ground against AFC Darwen. The win sees them rise to second in the North West Youth Alliance First Division with maximum points from their first two games.
Witton went in 3-0 up at half time and although they conceded twice in the second half, a fourth goal made sure of the points. Witton's scorers were a hat trick from Robbie Hatton & also another for Joe Salter.
The only blot on the afternoon was that Witton had to play the last fifteen minutes with ten men, following Robbie Hatton's dismissal for a second yellow card.
Witton are at home to league leaders Irlam FC, next Sunday on the enclosed pitch at Moss Farm - kick off 2.30pm. They currently trail the leaders by four points but have two games in hand.