Ten man Wythenshawe Town settle for draw in season opener
Poynton 2 -2 Wythenshawe Town
Wythenshawe Town surrendered a 2-1 lead in the dying minutes when they shared the honours with Poynton in the opening game of the Cheshire Football League season.
With the score level at half-time Wythenshawe lost their captain, Joe Yarwood following a late challenge. Despite going down to ten men, the visitors edged ahead when Leon Grandison lobbed the Poynton keeper.
But there was heartache for Wythenshawe when Poynton pulled one back in 89th minute to level the score.
Town’s first home game of the season will be on Saturday August 12 when they face Malpas FC. Kick 3pm at Ericstan Park.