Saturday, 11 November 2017

THE LIVERBIRDS U23s v THE TOON U23s @ PRENTON PARK **** TOONEET!

Posted 3 46am bells Friday 9th November 2017

Wor U23s travel to Birkenheed tooneet where we are playin The Liverbirds U23s in The Premyaa Leegue International Cup! (Where DO they dream up theez names!)
Kick off at Tranmere Rovers groond iz at 7 bells and it's £4 to get in for 'big kids' and just a quid for 'sprogs' and 'zimmerframeites'!

The Geordie Times wont be there az we've been to Prenton Park a few times! (Az mentioned previousleee, we divvint de resorve or junior away games if we've been there before!) 

The forst time woz a landmark game for me az it woz mee 100th groond watchin The Toon in 1991
(A'v just this second completed the trip report on that game, which iz printed below this article!---('12:37pm bells' and 27 seconds!)


Meenwhile a report on toneets game will appear here from one of wor many intrepid reporters at aboot midneet bells!

Updated 11 00pm bells
The Toon lost 2-1 despite takin the lead through Callum Roberts who hit a 20 yard 'banana' shot past the Liverbirds keeper in the 22nd minute

The lead lasted barely 5 mins az the 'home side' (what! In Birkenhead?) hit back!

Their 2nd goal came after half time in the 73rd minute in drivin wind and rain, played oot in front of a handful of spectators includin at least ONE NUFC mad-sad groundhopper!

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