United Counties Football League
2007-2008 Season

Premier Division

St Ives Town  0    Wellingborough Town 2004  2

Saturday, 08 September 2007

Injury hit Wellingborough bounced back from their FA Cup exit to inflict a first league defeat of the season on St Ives.

Simon Claridge was denied an opener by John Hughes in the visiting goal.

Richard Thompson gave the Doughboys the lead after 24 minutes, converting a Matt Green cross, with defender Rob Gould adding a decisive second three minutes into the second period.

Wellingborough were denied two further goals by the woodwork, while Will Fordham shaved the post with a free kick for the Saints in the second half.

St Ives: Carl Mackney, Jason King, Dan Newman, Steve Poore, Will Fordham, Dan Pilsworth, Dan Moyes (Craig Smith), Simon Claridge (Warren Everdell), Scott Fielding, Liam Kennett (Graeme Thackray), Jamie Blackwell.

Wellingborough: John Hughes, Tim Wooding, Ben Matthews, Matt Green, Luke Pritchard, Rob Gould, Alfie Taylor (Kevin Ward), Dan Grainger (Mark Hewitt), Richard Thompson (Matty Curtis), Jon Mitchell, Steve Blackwood.