Aland beat Jersey 5-0 at Island Games

Jersey force save from Aland goalkeeper
Jersey could not beat the Aland goalkeeper at Shanklin Football Club

Jersey's women were beaten 5-0 by Aland in their opening group match at the Island Games in the Isle of Wight.

Rebecca Bjorkvall gave the title-holders a 23rd minute lead, hitting home a rebound after Stephanie Henwood had made a brilliant reaction save.

Jose Flojt doubled the advantage and was then gifted another in first half stoppage time.

Hannah Salmen added a fourth before Adelina Engman finished the scoring late on.

In the other match in Group A, the hosts beat Hitra 3-0.

All four teams can still qualify for the semi-finals.

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