VIDEO: Bacon and Davey fire Wisbech Town to 2-1 win over 10-man Hadleigh United

PUBLISHED: 10:54 05 March 2012

Nick Davey in action for the Fenmen.

Nick Davey in action for the Fenmen.

Archant

WISBECH Town stretched their unbeaten league run to four games by coming from behind to beat Hadleigh United on Saturday.

The Fenmen snatched a 2-1 victory over 10-man Hadleigh, courtesy of a goal each from strike pairing Chris Bacon and Nick Davey.

Steve Appleby’s troops had gone behind after 20 mins but Bacon scrambled home an equaliser in first-half stoppage time.

Davey got Wisbech’s winner with 15 minutes to go, firing the ball underneath the ‘keeper to complete a valuable away victory.

Hadleigh were reduced to 10 men in the closing stages, after a two-footed challenge on Fenmen defender Neal Spafford.

Wisbech, who sit fifth in the Ridgeons Premier Division, are now 12 points behind leaders Wroxham, who drew 1-1 in a top-of-the-table clash with Brantham Athletic at the weekend.

The Fenmen host Gorleston tomorrow (Tuesday) night, with kick-off pushed back to 8pm at the request of the visitors.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Wisbech Standard

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists