Side started well against a strong maldon side & matt gulfer put them ahead in the 14th minute, however it was short lived and barkingside old boy glen golby equalised in the 19th minute. The first period flowed from end to end ,in the 31st minute maldon were awarded a penalty ehich was converted by jack stephenson.
In the 33rd minute the sky blues were awarded a penalty which was saved but matt gulfer followed up the rebound for his 2nd goal of the game.the sky blues started the brighter in the 2nd period however in the 55th minute it was maldon who went ahead through chris bryan. The game then continued to flow from end to end.despite side trying to force an equaliser in the 85th minute jack stephenson put the jam makers 4-2 ahead.despite the defeat it was a much improved performance by the home side. mom lorenzo ramsay rating 3/5.