Pictures from Peterborough United’s Deaf Team’s draw against Charlton Athletic

Peterborough United’s deaf team faced their first ever deaf opposition in Charlton Athletic and managed a draw against this season’s English Deaf Cup semi-finalists. Will Rolls and Chris Majid scored the goals in the first half but Charlton fought back in the second and Peterborough held on for a draw. See the post-match player interviews here.

These pictures were captured by local photographer Tim Symonds. Big thanks to Tim for these excellent images – please visit his website here to see more of his work.

The referee keeps a close eye on who is tripping whom
The referee keeps a close eye on who is tripping whom
A Charlton player athletically clears the ball while 16-year-old debutant Josh Burrows takes evasive action
A Charlton player athletically clears the ball while 16-year-old debutant Josh Burrows takes evasive action
Chris again celebrates as the he scores Peterborough's second goal
Chris Majid celebrates as the he scores Peterborough’s second goal
Chris Majid gets the ball under control
Chris Majid gets the ball under control
Qadeer Hussain signs 'quick' as he runs
Qadeer Hussain signs ‘quick’ as he runs
Chris Long deals with a high ball
Chris Long deals with a high ball
Chris Majid dominates the box
Chris Majid dominates the box
Will Rolls again chasing down the ball in midfield
Will Rolls again chasing down the ball in midfield
Will Rolls opens the scoring within seconds of the beginning of the game
Will Rolls opens the scoring within seconds of the beginning of the game

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