Rovers make their point

UCL Division One Rushden & Higham Utd 1 Eynesbury Rovers 1 DESPITE having seven players missing through injuries, suspensions and unavailability, Al ­Lenihan s men picked up a good point at Rushden. Rovers created the first chance of the game when Dwayne

UCL Division One

Rushden & Higham Utd 1 Eynesbury Rovers 1

DESPITE having seven players missing through injuries, suspensions and unavailability, Al ­Lenihan's men picked up a good point at Rushden.

Rovers created the first chance of the game when Dwayne Rankin tested the home goalkeeper with a looping effort before visiting keeper Danny Workman was tested with a fizzing drive.


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Stuart Humphreys and Jamie Graham had further good efforts for Eynesbury and Dan Woodhead saw his header saved.

The home side took the lead three minutes before half-time through Steve Ainge but Rovers levelled inside one minute of the second period when Rankin looped the ball home following a good move.

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Workman was called into action as Rovers held on for the point, through Chris Brown and Humphreys could have won it at near the finish.

* This Saturday, Eynesbury host Buckingham Town with a 3pm kick-off and a special Valentine week offer of admission for £1.

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