United were visiting Ledbury in a benefit match in honour of the
members of the family, who were keen Ledbury Town and Manchester
United fans, died in a motorway crash.
Town are doing quite well in the West Midland League, but in this
football match they could have easily have been slightly overwhelmed
as the opposition are nine leagues above them.
the match turned out to be very competitive and Ledbury could have
took the lead in the first few minutes when they hit the United
United hit the crossbar themselves a couple of minutes later and
they went on the score twice in the first half with goals from Kieran
Richardson and David Jones.
the second half Matty Williams scored for United and they appeared
to be coasting at 3-0.
threw caution to the wind and laid seige to the United goal and
the pressure led to what appeared to be a consolation goal from
crowd went into a frenzy when Ledbury's captain Stuart Hall, a Man
Utd fan, scored with a fantastic shot from 35 yards to reduce the
defecit to 3-2.
Williams scored another for United just before the end which made
the final score of 4-2 look slightly more one-sided than the match