Report: Thackley AFC 1-7 Farsley Celtic
Farsley Celtic eased to a 7-1 victory over NCEL side Thackley AFC on Tuesday evening.
Despite falling behind early on, the gulf in class was clear for all to see at Dennyfield as Farsley were comfortable victors, despite playing a number of trialists once again.
Luke Robinson had given Thackley the lead inside a minute, before the Celts hit back through Isaac Baldwin midway through the first half, heading home a Ben Atkinson cross.
Farsley were in front shortly before the half-time interval as Nathan Cartman's cross was headed into his own goal by Kris Hargreaves.
The floodgates opened just after the hour mark as Will Hayhurst scored twice in a minute, before three goals in the last 15 minutes from trialists wrapped up the victory.
Thackley AFC: Wilson, Hargreaves, White, Whiteley (c), Thompson, Rothel, Hendrie, Hines, Robinson, Matthews, Trialist. Subs: Trialist, Wright (GK), Trialist, Basi, Pickles, Beattie, Storey, David, Cusack, Hulme.
Farsley Celtic: Hall, L. Turner, Baldwin, C. Atkinson, Harris, Clayton, B. Atkinson, N. Turner, Walker, Cartman, Hayhurst. Subs: Watson, Bower (GK), Trialist, Trialist, Trialist, Trialist.