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Sat 31st Mar 2018 @ 15:00 - Victoria Ground Attendance: 890
Bromsgrove Sporting
3 - 0
Shepshed Dynamo
Referee: Mr. M. Pearson (Kingswinford) Midland Football League Premier Division

Goalscorers
Richard Gregory (24)
R’mar Murray (66)
Liam Armstrong (74)
None
Starting Line-ups
Reece Francis
Aaron Roberts
Josh Quaynor
Jack Wilson
Craig Jones
Daniel Morris
R’mar Murray
John Pykett
Liam Armstrong
Jason Cowley
Richard Gregory
Denham Hinds
Adam Hohn
Karl Whymark
Joe Pheasant
Jake Betts
Niall Prenderville
Stuart McNaught
Liam Hurst
Shay Brennan
Pierce Kiembi
Joe O’Neil
Substitutes
Guy Clark
Marcel Simpson
Nathan Binner
Harry Harris
Drew Canavan
Josh Hill
Michael Reeve
Rheiss McLean
Substitutions
Guy Clark -> Craig Jones (78)
Harry Harris -> Richard Gregory (78)
Drew Canavan -> John Pykett (78)
Josh Hill -> Adam Hohn (59)
Yellow cards
None Pierce Kiembi (62)
Josh Hill (85)
Denham Hinds (88)
Red cards
None None
Match Report | Programme
BROMSGROVE Sporting moved four points clear at the top of the Midland League Premier Division table with a 3-0 victory over Shepshed Dynamo.

Club chiefs praised the groundsmen for getting the game on, despite the awful conditions, as the Rouslers took full advantage of Coleshill Town’s inactivity with a slick performance in front of an 890-strong crowd at the Victoria Ground.

Brendan Kelly’s men started brightly and had several chances to open the scoring inside the opening 20 minutes with John Pykett firing over from inside the area after three minutes while Jason Cowley curled a left-footed shot wide moments later.

The hosts continued to press with Cowley again coming close, curling just wide after connecting with R’mar Murray’s pullback before the latter was denied by Dynamo keeper Denham Hinds at the near post after 20 minutes.

However, five minutes later the Leicestershire side’s resilience was broken.

Josh Quaynor’s corner towards the back post was well controlled by Richard Gregory whose deft touch gave him the time and space to fire home a delightful curling effort into the far corner.

The scoreline remained at 1-0 as both sides went into the break but following the interval Shepshed had their chances to draw level against a slow-starting Bromsgrove.

Lively forward Shay Brennan had the pick of the chances, first curling wide within a minute of the restart before capitalising on a defence mix up eight minutes later only to see his effort well blocked by the onrushing Reece Francis.

Twenty minutes later Dynamo were punished for not taking their chances as the Rouslers doubled their lead.

Liam Armstrong’s dipping volley was superbly tipped onto the post by Hinds but Cowley was on hand to prod a goal-ward bound shot which was scrambled over the line at the back post by Murray.

The points were then sealed with 16 minutes remaining after Pykett showed good strength to force his way into the box before squaring to Cowley whose initial shot was blocked.

But there was Armstrong to drive in a left-footed shot which crawled through a crowded penalty area and into the far corner to top off his man-of-the-match performance.

Report courtesy of Craig Gibbons (Bromsgrove Standard)