Daventry Town 2 Eynesbury Rovers 2
Saturday, 18 August 2007
Fancied Town bounced back to share the spoils after Eynesbury emerged from a dismal pre-season to find their form when it mattered.
Rovers caught their hosts cold with a rapid fire start which brought them two goals in the opening three minutes. Peter Collins opened the visitors' account after 18 seconds after being set up by David Morbin and debutant Sam Argyle added a second three minutes in from Ricky Taylor's free kick.
Ryan Byrne started Town's fightback two minutes before the interval, pouncing to net after Danny Workman saved from Danny Finlay, with defender Luke Walker levelling after 72 minutes to give Town a precious point.
Daventry: Joe Mellings, Nik Maund, Josh O'Grady, Paul Atkins, Luke Walker, Danny Nelson, Ryan Byrne, Richard Wesley (Leigh Roberts), Tom Berwick, Danny Finlay (Todd Sawko), Paul Saunders.
Eynesbury: Danny Workman, Stuart Humphreys, Kirk Kidd (Adam Turner).Jake Goodship, Laurence Revell, Luke Jones, Ricky Taylor, Jon Cole (Kriss Watters), Peter Collins, Sam Argyle (David Watts), David Morbin.