Buckingham IIs’ winning streak ended by Oxford

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Buckingham Ladies IIs suffered their first blip of the season in a 1-1 draw to Oxford IIIs at the weekend, which saw them lose top spot in Trysports Premier Two.

The visitors started off at a high tempo and penned Oxford back inside their own half, but the home side’s defence stood firm before they went up the other end and took the lead after some sloppy defending. Despite numerous attacks,

Buckingham went into the break trailing 1-0, but they made a flying start to the second half and pulled level when Vicky Ross found Fiona Farley just two minutes into the half.

Buckingham continued to dominate but failed to capitalise on several short corners as the matched finished level.