Boyes hits double as Barrow AFC beat Burnley
Last updated at 22:40, Thursday, 19 July 2012
PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY: Barrow AFC 3 Burnley XI 0
Goals: Barrow: Adam Boyes (16, 39), Obi Anoruo (78)
BARROW AFC made it four wins out of five in pre-season with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Burnley's development squad.
The Bluebirds dominated possession in the first half and took the lead on 16 minutes when, after a through ball from skipper Gavin Skelton, striker Adam Boyes rounded visiting keeper Connor Mitchell and passed the ball into an open net.
Boyes doubled Barrow's advantage six minutes before half-time when he slotted the ball under Mitchell, following a run and cross by triallist Garry Hunter.
Barrow rounded off a comfortable victory on 78 minutes when substitute Obi Anoruo headed in from a free-kick taken by triallist defender Sean Hessey.
Barrow: Danny Hurst, Ben Hoskin, Gavin Skelton, Mike Pearson, Triallist (Sean Hessey), James Owen, Triallist (Garry Hunter), Triallist (Alex-Ray Harvey), Paul Rutherford, Triallist, Adam Boyes.
Subs used: Shaun Pearson, Dave Swarbrick, Obi Anorou, Richie Baker.
Burnley development squad: Connor Mitchell, Jack Errington, Aryn Williams, Alex Coleman, Tom Anderson, Archie Love, Jason Gilchrist, Steven Hewitt, Joe Jackson, Medhi Lazaar, Adam Evans.
Subs used: Luke Gallagher, Luke Daly, Nathan Lowe, Cameron Dummigan. Not used: Callum Jackovlevs.
See Friday's Evening Mail for full report, photos and post-match reaction
First published at 17:45, Thursday, 19 July 2012
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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Well done Barrow beat a development team .
Next game the Dirty Duck Pub1!! .
Same standard as furness select really, so not that good a result is it
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