RUGBY TOWN: Another home win

Seb Lake-Gaskin
Seb Lake-Gaskin
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Far from their best, but three more points

Calor League – Central Division

Rugby Town 2

AFC Hayes 0

A goal in each half secured Town another Butlin Road victory, but they were far from their best against a resourceful Hayes side – who will count themselves unlucky to return home empty-handed.

Rugby took the lead against the run of play, when Lake-Gaskin surged confidently forward before slipping the ball to Josh O’Grady – who fired home from the edge of the area.

Town’s second goal came with just five minutes of normal time remaining, after Chas Goode had tripped O’Grady in the box – providing Lake-Gaskin with the opportunity of a second spot-kick of the week, which he once more confidently powered into the top corner.

See Thursday’s Advertiser for Jon Venner’s full report and more of Martin Pulley’s pictures