Bitter disappointment as promotion hopes ended 3-0 by Slough
Three goals within ten second-half minutes were just too much for Dave Stringer’s side in front of a 500+ crowd at Butlin Road last night (Tuesday).
Rugby had beaten Slough 2-1 in the league over Easter - but never really got going in this play-off semi-final.
Kettering, who beat Daventry 1-0 in the other game will now host Slough in the final on Monday.
Rugby Town’s season concludes with the annual presentation evening, which will be held in VS Bar on Friday, May 9.
Read Jon Venner’s view of the game, with more of Martin Pulley’s pictures in Thursday’s Advertiser