Showing posts from December, 2017

Stockport County 1 Alfreton Town 0 ( Vanarama National League- North) 26 December 2017

County earned 3 vital points today with a hard fought win against Alfreton Town at Edgeley Park.
The margin of victory.... 1-0....reflected the amount of graft the blues were required to put in to overcome a Town side that battled ( a little too over zealously at times) from the first blast of Referee James Bell's whistle to the last.
The first blast was delayed ,by 30 minutes, until 3.30 as the visitors had had a spot of difficulty with the nations motorway system. Once on the premises however, they put in 90 odd minutes to thwart County's best efforts to put the game beyond them.
County, without ever reaching Saturday's heights at Ashton, did do enough to suggest that more than one goal would come their way along with the points though. Certainly that was my thoughts as the teams came out for the second half with Kallum Mantack's goal separating them, but County, who had had to sacrifice captain Harry Winter( booked ) in favour of Bohan Dixon at the re-start, had to mak…

Away Ground Guide - Alfreton Town( Monday 1 January 2018)