Westfield’s narrow defeat to table-topping Rustington in pictures

Westfield Football Club gave the champions-elect a good run for their money on Saturday.

Friday, 5th April 2019, 11:30 am
A Rustington player shapes to play the ball forward against Westfield

The Westies ended up losing 3-1 at home to unbeaten Southern Combination League Division Two leaders Rustington after conceding twice in the last 10 minutes. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Westfield captain Connor Charlton on the ball
Jacob Shelton in possession for Westfield
Westfield and Rustington tussle for possession
Westfield midfielder Ben Ferguson brings the ball under control
Rustington forward Josh Irish heads wide of the Westfield goal
Action from the Southern Combination League Division Two clash
Westfield in possession at The Parish Field on Saturday
Westfield midfielder Dom McGurk on the ball
Ben Ferguson in possession for Westfield
Midfield action from Westfield's final home game of the season
Ben Ferguson looks to play the ball forward
A Rustington player stoops to head the ball with Westfield defender Fabio Histed in close attendance
Rustington celebrate their opening goal
Rustington savour the moment after opening the scoring
Rustington take the lead despite Jamie Bell's attempts to clear off the line
Rustington win a penalty box header at a corner
Westfield full-back Kwabena Asante keeps his eye on the ball
Fabio Histed makes a challenge
Rustington on the attack
Westfield forward Jacob Shelton
Kwabena Asante on the ball
Kwabena Asante stretches to make a tackle
Dom McGurk shapes to play the ball forward
Jacob Shelton holds off a Rustington opponent
Westfield defender Jack Stapley goes up for a header
Fabio Histed clears from inside his own penalty area
Fabio Histed on the ball
Dom McGurk slides in to a tackle
Kwabena Asante challenges for a bouncing ball
The heads go up in Westfield's penalty box
Jacob Shelton takes a tumble
Kwabena Asante on the ball
Kwabena Asante tries to wriggle away from an opponent
Kwabena Asante in possession