Late goal from Carter gives D2s win in Waikato Division 4

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A late goal from a corner by Ben Carter got Cambridge home in a thrilling 4-3 win to the D2s against Northern United Seniles.

Cambridge had taken an early lead when Thomas Horrox laid on a goal for Andy Kemp in the opening five minutes of the game at John Kerkhof Park.

Rory Forde made it 2-0 and the home side went into the interval with a 2-1 lead against one of the division’s best sides.

Andrew Myers extended Cambridge’s lead to 3-1 before a red card reduced Northern United to 10 men.

That seemed to inspire the visitors to greater efforts and they pulled back two goals to level the score at 3-3.

However, with time running out, Carter stepped up to score his second goal of the season and give Cambridge a valuable three points.

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