December 6 2013 Latest news:
Without manager Paul Martin in the dugout, Romford were beaten 5-2 at the weekend by Redbridge in the Ryman One North to end an extremely poor month for the club.
Barking host Conference Premier side Braintree Town tonight in the fourth round of the Essex Senior Cup hoping to pull off a shock which would take them into the quarter-finals of the competition for the second consecutive year.
Hornchurch returned to the top of the Ryman Premier with a comfortable 3-0 home win over Wingate & Finchley on Saturday and manager Jimmy McFarlane described his side’s performance as ‘efficient’.
Ryman Premier: AFC Hornchurch 3 Wingate & Finchley 0
Romford were knocked out of the League Cup by local rivals and Ryman Premier side Grays Athletic yesterday but manager Paul Martin was able to take several positives from the game.
Ryman League Cup: Romford 0 Grays Athletic 2
Romford were beaten 2-1 by AFC Sudbury at the weekend despite taking the lead in the third minute thanks to Ryan Imbert’s second goal of the season.
Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane was understandably delighted with his team following Tuesday night’s 1-0 win over Bognor Regis Town, which came courtesy of George Purcell’s volley.