Manly United win thriller against Spartans
Sunny Franco marked her return with a trademark goal as Manly United beat Blacktown Spartans 4-3 on Sunday night at Cromer Park.
The energetic midfielder was everywhere, it what was a thoroughly impressive performance in the engine room.
Claudia Cholakian, Bella Walker and Sophie Harding also found the back of the net in the seven-goal thriller.
A relieved coach Chris Williams was happy to walk away with three points.
“The girls did well, it was a great match with two good teams going at each other,” he said.
“I thought we deserved the win overall.”
The crucial result keeps the reigning premiers in the top five after 17 rounds.