Woodford United 5 Buckingham Town 2
Monday, 26 December 2005
The free scoring Reds overwhelmed one of their promotion rivals to signal a warning to the rest of the Premier Division title chasers. Neil King opened the scoring for Woodford on the half hour, and four minutes later Arron Parkinson added a second. Craig Pearman made it three after 48 minutes before the Robins replied on the hour through Bilal Hassan. Buckingham comeback hopes were quickly quashed by goals from top scorer Nicky Gordon on 70 minutes and Lewis Travers three minutes later. Reuben Max-Grant scored a Buckingham consolation two minutes into stoppage time at the end of the game.
Woodford: Matt Finlay, Lewis Travers, Terry Fitton, Kai Ridley, Ben Milner, Craig Pearman, Arron Parkinson, Neil King, Russ Dunkley (Tony Burt), Nicky Gordon (Carl Standen), Tom Fountain.
Buckingham: Tom Willshere, Paul Stanley, Lee Grant, Stuart Blaik, Ian Trott, Lewis Reid, Moses Olaleye, Lance Gentle-King, Reuben Max-Grant, Bilal Hassan, Matcus Sawyer.