Cobras are going up too after last-day win

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Bridlington Rangers Cobras U10s made the trip to North Ferriby Whites for the final game of the season with promotion being their aim.

Ferriby dug in deep and worked very hard to maintain most of possession, but Cobras had chances, with Jordan Bulmer hitting the side netting and Marcus Colman going wide.

With few chances being created in the first half at either end, Ferriby made the breakthrough when their midfielder ran towards goal unchallenged and drilled his shot into the top corner.

Bulmer hit a sweet free kick against the crossbar, but it needed four half-time substitutions to rescue a point after the break.

Brandon Nalton drilled a ball across the box to find Clay who hit first time over the bar, then Joseph Pilmoor found himself one-on-one with the keeper but dragged his shot wide.

After more and more pressure from Rangers, the ball finally fell for Nalton after a goalmouth scramble, and he tapped home the equalizer from a very tight angle.

Knowing that a win in the second game would bag them third place in the league and promotion, Cobras’ determination paid off quickly when Garbutt’s shot hittthe crossbar, but Nalton netted the rebound.

Rangers sent too many men forward and when the ball was cleared by Ferriby to their lone striker, he calmly rolled in an the equalizer.

Cobras eventually took the lead when a corner was only cleared to the edge of the box, and Garbutt hit a thunderous half-volley into the top corner.

They got themselves further in front with a great bit of football down the flanks. A low drive across the box forced the keeper to get a touch but Conner Parker calmly placed his shot into the net.

An own goal gifted Ferriby a second and set up a tense finale but in a flurry of attacking play towards the end of the game Cobras’ Colman’s shot hit the side netting and Barker saw his drilled shot saved.