Ware beat ten man Burnham Ramblers 5-1.
Convincing win by Ware coming on strong in the second half to put the result beyond doubt.
BURNHAM RAMBLERS FC v WARE FC K.O. 3pm
RYMAN LEAGUE DIVISION 1 NORTH.
Saturday 4th September 2014
Ware: 1. Rhys Madden, 2. Khale Dacosta, 3. Alaa Oujdi, 4. Murat Karagul, 5. Ajet Shehu (Jack Fowler 30), 6. Lee White ©, 7. Charlie Ledula, 8. Finbarr Robins (Samir Hadi 75), 9. Kieran Bishop, 10. Ryan Wade, 11. Rheo Josephs (Marcus Milner 65).
Subs not used: Arshad Coower, George Florence.
Burnham Ramblers FC: 1. Matt Belcher, 2. Steven Ikumelo, 3. Tyler Hayes, 4. Dave Collins, 5. Kye Jude, 6. Marc Gorbell ©, 7. Bradley Nobbs, 8. Liam Burgess, 9. Menga L’Heureux, 10. Bertie Bradley, 11. Isaac Aubynn.
Subs: Tyrone Scarlett, Joseph Nottage, Mark Dallinger, Tunde Dixon, Jay Kynaston..
Ware began well in rain swept conditions that made controlling the ball difficult but settled down more comfortably that Burnham Rangers with Alaa Oujdi providing a run and cross into the box that was cleared for a corner and then a Ryan Wade through ball to Kieran Bishop was only just cleared by the keeper as Kieran Bishop was bearing down.
Ware continued to press and a Ryan Wade corner was headed on by Charlie Ledula to Kieran Bishop whose header was pushed round the post by Burnham keeper Matt Belcher and in the 9th minute Ware took the lead when Ajet Shehu rose to head home at the far post from a Ryan Wade corner and put Ware in front 1-0.
Ware’s Alaa Oujdi, Murat Karagul and Rheo Josephs combined with latter firing over the bar when in a good position and then a Ryan Wade shot being blocked and put out for a corner.
In the 29th minute Burnham Ramblers drew level when Bradley Nobbs wriggled his way into the Ware box and blasted past Ware keeper Rhys Madden to level the score at 1-1 soon after Bradley Nobbs and Steve Ikumelo combined with the latter firing wide of the target.
Ware started to increase the pressure on Burnham Ramblers with several chances going begging, a Ryan Wade free kick was touched over the bar by Murat Karagul a Kieran Bishop shot put out for a corner after good work by Jack Fowler and Khale Dacosta and a Lee White pass to Rheo Josephs whose cross across the box eluded everybody and went out of play for a throw in.
In the 40th minute Burnham were down to ten men when player/manager Bertie Bradley was shown a straight red card for a foul on Khale Dacosta and the last chance before the end of the first half went to Kieran Bishop after being put in by Charlie Ledula saw his shot put behind by the keeper for a corner.
Half-time score: Burnham Ramblers FC 1-1 Ware FC.
The second half started with Ware taking advantage of the extra man and pressed immediately with Charlie Ledula passing to Kieran Bishop who miss hit his shot and the ball was cleared downfield and a Ryan Wade corner was headed wide by Murat Karagul and then Khale Dacosta fed Ryan Wade who fired over the bar when in a good position.
Ware’s Rheo Josephs went on a run from his own half and hit a cross come shot that hit the corner of the far upright and bounced back into play and was cleared and shortly after a Kieran Bishop shot was tipped over the bar by the keeper.
Burnham Ramblers then had one of their rare opportunities to take the lead when a Liam Burgess corner was headed past the post by Kye Jude and in the 63rd minute Burnham Ramblers were made to pay for their miss when Murat Karagul won a ball in midfield and then passed to Charlie Ledula who then crossed for Kieran Bishop to smash the ball home and put Ware 2-1 ahead.
Ware continued to pile on the pressure without hardly any response from the Burnham Ramblers team and a Khale Dacosta cross to Charlie Ledula saw his header saved by the keeper and in the 69th minute a Khale Dacosta cross was turned in by Charlie Ledula to increase Ware’s lead to 3-1.
Ware were now in complete control and another Charlie Ledula cross to Kieran Bishop was hit wide and a Ryan Wade cross to Kieran Bishop was also hit wide.
In the 74th minute a Marcus Milner cross was headed in at the back post by the impressive Charlie Ledula to put Ware 4-1 ahead, late on Burnham Ramblers Bradley Nobbs had two chances that he shot wide when in the box.
In the 89th minute Ryan Wade took a free kick 25 yards out from goal and fired over the wall straight into the top left hand corner of the net for his first goal of the season to put Ware in a 5-1 lead at the final whistle.
Final score: Burnham Ramblers FC 1 v 5 Ware FC.
Ajet Shehu (10)
Kieran Bishop (63)
Charlie Ledula (69, 74)
Ryan Wade (89)
Burnham Ramblers FC
Bradley Nobbs (29)