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GIRLS FOOTBALL: Page and Knight shoots down sorry Spitfires
6:00am Wednesday 22nd January 2014 in Sport
Oxford City beat Swindon Spitfires 4-0 in the Oxford Mail Girls Under 15 Red League top-of-the-table encounter.
The leaders proved too much for the second-placed visitors in the first game since the leagues split.
City squandered early chances to take a grip on the game. But they finally broke the deadlock on 18 minutes with Lauren Page turning in Lily Hernandez’s corner.
City added a second five minutes from half time, with Page producing a cool finish with her left foot.
The hosts went 3-0 up two minutes into the final half, with a piece of brilliance from Shelley Knight.
City added a fourth with another super goal from Knight.
Kidlington beat Highworth Town 7-0 in their first game for over a month, thanks to a hat-trick from Casey Brennan.
The home side led 3-0 at half time and never looked back.
Rosie McCabe (2), Cloe Woodward and Emily Young sealed their tally.
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