Home   Sport   Article

FOOTBALL: Joy of six in home wins - Saturday round-up




Deeping Rangers
Deeping Rangers

Holbeach United and Deeping Rangers both struck six times - but all three title contenders also won to stay above them in the championship race.

The Tigers remain fourth in the ChromaSport & Trophies United Counties League Premier Division after a 6-0 win over relegation-threatened Oadby Town at Carter’s Park.

Luke Avis (2), Charley Sanders (2), George Zuerner and Lewis Leckie were on target.

The Clarets are one point behind with a game in hand following this afternoon’s 6-2 victory against Wellingborough Town at the Haydon Whitham Stadium.

An own goal by Doughboys skipper Joe Rich opened the scoring and Deeping were 3-0 up after 17 minutes.

Scott Coupland, Michael Simpson, Scott Mooney, Dan Flack and Sam Hollis shared the honours.

Home wins for Yaxley, Wisbech Town and Newport Pagnell Town kept them in front of Holbeach and Deeping.

Meanwhile, Pinchbeck United are six points clear at the top of Division One with two games in hand.

The Knights extended their unbeaten run to 22 games with a 2-2 draw at Burton Park Wanderers.

Player-manager Ian Dunn’s header was cancelled out and Tom Brooks was sent off for violent conduct as both teams were reduced to 10 men.

Top scorer Ollie Maltby got the second-half leveller to put Pinchbeck closer to promotion.

Bourne Town lost 4-2 at Irchester United as Gav Cooke (penalty) and Max Cooper found the net but James Zealand was red-carded.

Spalding United fought out a goalless draw with Stamford in the Evo-Stik South.



COMMENTS
()


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More