United Counties Football League
2007-2008 Season

Premier Division

Holbeach United  2    St Neots Town  1

Saturday, 05 April 2008

Two penalties saw the Tigers to victory in this mid table clash.

The first half saw St Neots enjoy the bulk of the possession and chances but Holbeach were closest to a goal went Tommy Treacher's long range effort struck the visiting crossbar. 

Dean McElroy gave St Neots the lead in the first minute of the second half, heading in a Chris Johnson cross from the right after Dean Hamilton's pass started the move.

Matt Warfield squared the match with a 57th minute spot kick after Omar Joof was brought down by St Neots keeper Jon Chatfield..

Ten minutes later Warfield scored a second penalty, awarded for handball against Tony Russell,  to send the Saints crashing to only their second away defeat of the season. 

Holbeach: Nicky Conroy, Mark Thompson, Adam Jackson, Nick Keeble, Dean Elston, Max Coupland, Matt Warfield, RossNicholls, Omar Joof, Tommy Treacher, Antonio Pascu.

St Neots: Jon Chatfield, Tony Russell, Paul Bloss, Dean Hamilton, Mark Burrows (Nathan Field), Steve Dogbe, Dean McElroy, Jon Hoggett, Chris Johnson, Barrington Belgrave, Dave Fisk.