FOOTBALL: Sleaford Town go fourth

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United Counties League

Premier Division

Sleaford Town 2

Eynesbury Rovers 1

Sleaford Town moved into the top four with this win that saw The Greens come from behind.

New Rovers recruit Chris Francis continued his spectacular start to his Eynesbury career, scrambling in a fourth minute opener.

The visitors remained in front at half time but Sleaford top scorer Ryan Oliver converted Brad Hockin’s long ball to bring his side level after 55 minutes.

The home winner arrived 14 minutes from time when Joe Smith reacted smartly to score after Elliott Price’s volley was saved.

Sleaford Town comprised Phil McGann, Dave Hone (Corey Newman), Kieran Walker, Elliott Price, Charlie Ward, Adam Fenton, Brad Hockin (Adam Hewitt), Joe Smith, Ryan Oliver, Harry Millard (Jamie Shaw) and George Asplin.