Under 19s lose thriller

MATLOCK Town Under 19s were involved in an exciting game at the Reynolds Stadium in the North Midlands Under 19s League.

The seven-goal thriller in Division Two, ended with Matlock decidedly unlucky to go down to second-placed Retford United 4-3.

The Gladiators lived up to their name with a battling performance that saw goals for James Whitfield (two) and Jordan Lemon. This week, they host table-topping Radford FC.