Bassingbourn close in on league summit after Eaton Socon A victory

Football

Football - Credit: Archant

Bassingbourn sit just four points off leaders Melbourn in the race for the Newmarket Motor Company Division 3A title after beating Eaton Socon A 3-1 on Saturday.

In their first home game in eight weeks, Bass showed no signs of nerves and took the lead in the fifth minute.

John Dunden’s dipping 20-yard drive was too good for the Socon custodian.

The visitors struggled to get into the game and it was soon 2-0 when Kerry Chaffey got on the end of Dunden’s cross. Bass continued to play their best football of the season and just before half-time, Danny Price made it 3-0.

Against the run of play, Socon took a chance with 20 minutes to go to make it 3-1.


You may also want to watch:


Socon continued to rally but Bass looked in no danger of losing the three points.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter