RUGBY TOWN: Disappointing start at Royston

Scorer Nathan Fox
Scorer Nathan Fox

Opening day defeat

After their encouraging pre-season results, Rugby Town lost 2-1 at promotion rivals Royston in their opening Southern League Central Division fixture.

They were 2-0 down to goals from the home side in the 37th and 54th minutes, before Nathan Fox finally restored some hope for Valley in the 73rd.

Tomorrow evening (Tuesday) Rugby Town host Bedford Town at Butlin Road, kick-off 7.45pm in another Central division game.