Saturday senior football: Goddy and Huntingdon win but Ives held

Round-up of the weekend’s action involving our other top senior Saturday sides

STRIKER Paul Bass’s late brace fired Godmanchester Rovers to a 4-1 home win over Swaffham Town in Ridgeons League Division One on Saturday.

James Hall was also on target twice for 10th-placed Goddy who are due back in action tomorrow (Wednesday) at Saffron Walden Town, before hosting Thetford Town on Saturday.

Ten-man St Ives were held to a 2-2 draw at Desborough in the United Counties League Premier Division on Saturday.

Liam Read and Scott Fielding found the net, although the visitors did have Barry Albone sent off.


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The draw came four days after their 2-0 midweek reverse at Long Buckby. This weekend Ives, 13th in the table, are without a league fixture but are due to host Daventry United tonight (Tuesday).

In Division One, rejuvenated Huntingdon Town made it back-to-back wins as goals from Mark Ling and Joe Furness guided them to a 2-1 win on the road at basement boys Buckingham Town.

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