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Gingerbreads Leap to Second

7 months ago By Simon Hayes

Adam Stevens men survived 8 minutes of injury time and a fight back from Witton, to take all 3 points on the road.

Jordan Hempenstall opened the scoring on 21 minutes when he rose up to head home Curtis Burrows' cross.

He doubled the lead 11 minutes into the second half. He raced clear of the Wilton defence and fired home under the goal keeper.

The Gingerbreads went 3 up on 75 minutes, when Stefan Galinski head home at the back post.

With 5 minutes left it all became a bit nervy. Wilton pulled one back and then the referee indicated 8 minutes of injury time.

In the 97th minute it was 3-2, The Gingerbreads held our and took all 3 points.

With Warrington losing, The Gingerbreads move up to second place in the Evo-Stik table.

Updated 19:28 - 2 Dec 2017 by Simon Hayes

Where next?

Can the Gingerbreads Return to Winning Ways? It's a return to league action for Grantham Town as they make the trip to face Witton Albion on Saturday.
FIXTURES ARE OUT NOW! The Evo-Stik League have announced The Gingerbreads 2018/19 Premier Division fixtures

Fixtures
Sat 18 Aug
h
First Team Bamber Bridge
League 15:00
Tue 21 Aug
a
First Team Stafford Rangers
League 19:45
Sat 25 Aug
h
League 15:00

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