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Spalding United beat Deeping Rangers in pre-season friendly

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Five second half goals secured a pre-season victory for Spalding United in their friendly at Deeping Rangers on Wednesday night.

The Clarets had held their higher level visitors to a goalless opening period before the Tulips turned up the heat after the break.

Recent recruit Archie Jones broke the deadlock seven minutes into the second half with Stefan Broccoli doubling the advantage shortly after when he headed home following an overhead kick from Toby Hilliard.

Dylan Edge scored twice for Spalding on Wednesday night. (58131973)
Dylan Edge scored twice for Spalding on Wednesday night. (58131973)

Hilliard was again the provider for Spalding's third goal which was converted by Dylan Edge who then netted his second of the night following fine play from Sam Harris.

Matt Sparrow completed the scoring when he converted a cross from Edge for Spalding's second success in three pre-season outings following the goalless draw with St Ives at the weekend.

Spalding travel to Harrowby on Friday night for their next pre-season outing while Deeping host Yaxley on Saturday.

Holbeach's impressive pre-season form continued as they held higher level Yaxley to a goalless draw on Wednesday night.

The Tigers also play again on Friday night when they visit United Counties League Premier Division South side March Town in the DK Cup.

Pinchbeck shared the spoils with Lincolnshire Junior Cup holders Wyberton at Knight Street on Wednesday evening.

Joe Cottingham was on target for the Knights who host Huntingdon Town in their final pre-season outing on Saturday.

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