Long and Dorman at the double as Raiders Under-13s win


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Sidmouth Raiders Under-13s powered their way to a splendid 5-0 home win over North Tawton.

The first half was closely contested as both teams tested each other out.

However, it was the in-form Raiders who edged ahead with a typical Frank Long wonder strike.

The talented midfielder doubled the score with an equally impressive effort.

North Tawton were increasingly being stretched by Sidmouth and a number of free-kicks were given away. From one captain Josh O’Connor stepped up to deliver a wickedly deceptive strike that looked to be flying over the target only to completely fool the keeper by dropping just below the bar and into the net!

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Freddie Dorman rounded off the scoring with a well-taken brace which was no less than his wing wizardry deserved.

This result leaves Raiders moving up to second in the table. On Saturday (December 3), Sidmouth take a break from their league endeavours when they take on Heavitree Youth in the KO Cup.

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