RUGBY TOWN: Impressive start to new league season

Rugby Town celebrating Danico Johnson's hat-trick goal      Pictures by Martin Pulley
Rugby Town celebrating Danico Johnson's hat-trick goal Pictures by Martin Pulley

Hat-trick for Johnson in opening day victory

Rugby Town made an impressive start to their United Counties League campaign with a 4-0 win at Peterborough Northern Star on Saturday.

New season, new kit for Rugby Town as they take to the field at Peterborough on Saturday

New season, new kit for Rugby Town as they take to the field at Peterborough on Saturday

Danico Johnson was the hat-trick hero for Valley, having put them ahead after just five minutes. His second came just after half time and Johnson completed his trio right at the end of this Premier Division game, in time added-on.

Loyiso Recci scored Rugby’s second goal after half an hour.

Tuesday’s UCL fixture also sees Carl Adams’ men on their travels, this time to Leicester Nirvana.

Hat-trick hero Danico Johnson

Hat-trick hero Danico Johnson