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Under 18 Phoenix
Manager Dave Macklin

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Pre-season Friendly’s 2015/16

Saturday 8th August 2015 10:00 Kick off.... Bransgore Youth v Hythe &Dibden Phoenix 0 – 1
Match Report: The Mighty Phoenix kicked off their 2015/16 Pre-season friendly’s against Bransgore Youth of the Bournemouth U-15 First Division. After a very shaky start in the first 20 minutes with 2nd choice
Keeper Joe Macklin saving a penalty the Phoenix found their stride and settled well with Ewan Picton slotting home 10 minutes from half time from a delightful cross from new signing Adam Davis, who had an excellent
first game for the Phoenix. Two other new starts Rhys Todd & Cameron Stewart had great first games with Cameron being awarded Man of the Match.
All thirteen players available were excellent in their first 11-a-side game for four months, a great positive start.

Sunday 16th August 2015 13:00 Kick off.... Merley Cobham Sports v Hythe & Dibden Phoenix 0 – 1
Match Report: The Phoenix second 2015/16 Pre-season friendly was against Merley Cobham Sport F.C. of the Bournemouth U-15 Second Division. Merley started the game very fast and piled pressure on
the Phoenix from the start, the Phoenix soaked up the pressure for the first 20 mins and then took control on the half once Merley had begun to tire.For the second game in a row Ewan Pictonstruck the back of the net with
10 minutes till half time. This came from an excellent conter attach with a beautiful ball being slotted through to Pinky from Luke Holland, who had an excellent first game for the Phoenix.
Man of the Match was awarded to Joe Macklin (Goal Keeper) and Rylee Bambridge (CDM) who both had outstanding games.

Thursday 20th August 2015 18:30 Kick off.... Southside AFC v Hythe & Dibden Phoenix 1 - 11

Match Report: The Phoenix had an easier game this week against Southside AFC. The phoenix played a more attacking formation in this game with only 3 at the back.
Adam davis was outstanding this game backing his first goals since signing in the summer with 6 in this game. Jake Fabling commanded the back line constantly controlling the game.

Tuesday 1stSeptember 2015 18:30 Kick off.... Totton & Eling v Hythe & Dibden Phoenix
0 – 2

Match Report: The Phoenix played their last Pre-season friendly against a very strong T&E side. Once again the Phoenix soaked up the early pressure and then took a foot hold in the game with RyanIvery
slotting home just prior to half time. The Phoenix controlled the second half with two goals disallowed before Joe Macklin slot home a beautiful shot from a delightful pass from Jake Fabling.

Season Honours 2014-15

Tommy Traynor Trophy Cup Finalists

HDYFC Tournament Winners

Everton YFC Tournament Semi Finalists

Tyro league Division 3 5th Place