RUGBY TOWN: Leaders end Valley’s unbeaten run

The wall does its job against Stafford Rangers  PICTURES BY MARTIN PULLEY

The wall does its job against Stafford Rangers PICTURES BY MARTIN PULLEY

Rugby Town 0 Stafford Rangers 1

Rugby Town’s nine-game unbeaten run was brought to an end on Saturday by leaders Stafford Rangers.

Callum Powell in Saturday's defeat by the league leaders

Callum Powell in Saturday's defeat by the league leaders

In a physical encounter at Butlin Road, the visitors scored the only goal early in the second half to extend their lead at the top of the table to 16 points.

Valley are now 11th in NPL Division One South and face second-placed side Coalville Town at Butlin Road tomorrow night (Tuesday), kicking off at 7.45pm.