This is a bit of a quick photo report as the pub beckons, but there was a bumper crowd of 763 (100 up on last year’s average attendance) to see Dulwich Hamlet battle hard against a determined Lewes team.
In the end, Hamlet triumphed 2-0, and now sit in third place in the Ryman Premier. Here’s some snaps from the action.
The handshakey bit.
The cuddling bit.
The jump up and down over upturned saucers bit.
A new fan!
Hamlet on the attack.
Despite strong Hamlet pressure (and a near miss from Lewes), the first half ended 0-0.
A young fan takes a terrace stroll.
Nyren Clunis puts Hamlet ahead in the 58th minute.
The fans sing along in a hearty fashion.
Deep into stoppage time, Hamlet made it 2-0 after Lewes’s goalie had unwisely gone up to the other end seeking glory from a corner kick.
Hamlet broke and Xavier Vidal calmly delivered the second goal.
Full time: Hamlet 2 Lewes 0.
Get behind the Hamlet!
- Chat about the Hamlet vs Lewes game on the forum
- Official match report
- Dulwich Hamlet FC forum
- Dulwich Hamlet FC songbook – the great chants from Champion Hill
- All the photos and match reports at dulwichhamlet.org