Charlton 3-2 Tottenham Hotspur U17's
Report by Sue Prior
Page last updated at 8:01PM GMT, Saturday, 18 February 2012
Charlotte Long, Issy Hunter & Kylie Manktelow were all on target as the Addicks claimed an impressive win at Spurs in the Female Development Programme
Under 17`s - Tottenham 2 Charlton Athletic 3
In a really hard fought match the Addicks went 3-0 up in the first half.
Charlton opened the scoring after some great wing play from Megan Mulholland who crossed for Charlotte Long to take the ball past the keeper and finish well.
The Addicks second goal came when Issy Hunter latched onto a ball into the area and turned to fire home.
Kylie Manktelow added a third at the end of the first half when she took on the Tottenham defence and then chipped the keeper.
Tottenham battled back after the break pulling two goals back but Charlton held out for a well earnt victory.
Under 15`s - Tottenham 4 Charlton Athletic 2
Charlton started strongly in this match and took a 2-0 lead through Benny Pambani and Katie Peers. Tottenham hit back in the second half netting from two penalties, an own goal and a goal directly from a corner in the windy conditions.
Under 13`s - Charlton 4 Tottenham 3
In a match dominated by the blustery conditions the Addicks took a 3-0 lead.
Megan Maslak opened the scoring with a great left foot strike which went in off the underside of the crossbar.
Lauren Parson increased the Addicks lead with a 30 yard strike before Chloe Stewart-Wilkin calmly slotted home after latching on to a Watford goalkick. Stewart-Wilkin was unlucky to have another effort disallowed when the ball looked to have crossed the goal-line.
With the wind in their favour Tottenham hit back to level the scores 3-3.
In an exciting match the winner came in the final period as Beth Smith`s shot was deflected past the Tottenham keeper.