TIER FIVE: Llanerchymedd march on at top, Cefni come from 3-0 down to earn point

PICTURE BY John Elfryn Owen shows two-goal hero Llion Vaughan on the ball for Llanerchymedd.

LLANERCHYMEDD stretched their lead at the top of the North Wales Coast West Division One table to 7 points with their latest victory.

On Wednesday evening, Meirion Grieves’ Medd side beat Caergybi 5-2 at home.

Goals from Ethan Jones (5’), Llion Vaughan (14’) and Gavin Sharpe (30’) put the hosts well and truly in control of the tie at half time.

Vaughan pokes the ball home for 2-0. PIC: John Elfryn Owen.

Cybi struck first through a Myles Jones free kick in the second half but Medd top scorer Gwion Thomas made it 4-1 just 5 minutes after that (55’).

Owain Griffiths then pulled another goal back for the visitors thanks to a Jake Chapman assist on 78mins before Vaughan struck again with five minutes left on the clock for 5-2.

Vaughan celebrates his second goal of the match. POC: John Elfryn Owen

On Thursday evening, it was a six-goal thriller at Cae Mwd as Cefni came from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 away at Y Fali.

The hosts were off to a flier when promising young talent Cai Miller, 18, bagged his 4th goal of the season just 3 minutes in.

Dan Manning then made it two on 16mins to give Y Fali a comfortable lead at the break.

It was 3-0 just three minutes into the second half when club stalwart Marc Wilson scored his first goal since returning to the club from Gaerwen.

However, a red card to Morgan Rowlands on the hour mark would begin to turn the tie on its head for Cefni – firstly through a penalty scored by Nathan Lewis as a result of that dismissal.

Nathan Lewis has long been a great goalscorer for Cefni since the club formed in 2018.

Lewis then popped up again 10 minutes later before Hugh Alan Jones completed a fantastic turnaround on 80mins.

A brilliant game for the neutral between two clubs who sit 13th (Cefni) and 15th (Y Fali) in the tier 5 table.


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