Injury list catches up with
injury list eventually caught up with them at this weekend. Having been
able to adjust and compensate for having five forwards out in previous
weeks, the games against Solent on Saturday and Chelmsford on Sunday
showed that the team need some players back as soon as possible to
bolster the offence.
In the game against Solent, Thunder never really got going in attack and
weren't able to generate much going forward despite the huge effort of
the makeshift forward lines. In the 4 - 2 loss, Alex Whyte got both
On Sunday the
away trip to take on current league leaders Chelmsford was much the
same. No one could question the effort and commitment for every Thunder
player and they managed to hold the Chieftains well, going into the
final period just 3- 2 down. Nidal Phillips and Tom Mboya with the
goals. Chieftains had the best of the final period though and took the 5
- 2 win.