Battling Chishill pipped at post

Abington 3 Great Chishill 2 GREAT Chishill ended their season with an entertaining away defeat at Abington. The visitors got off to a bad start, when defender Mark Burrows gave away a penalty. But Burrows made amends when his free-kick was met by Jamie D

Abington 3 Great Chishill 2

GREAT Chishill ended their season with an entertaining away defeat at Abington.

The visitors got off to a bad start, when defender Mark Burrows gave away a penalty.

But Burrows made amends when his free-kick was met by Jamie Dunsden, who headed in at the far post.


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Chishill took a deserved lead, with Steve McGee beating the Abington keeper from 20 yards.

But it was short-lived, as Abington found the back of the net just before half time.

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In the second half, Chishill made a number of changes, with goalkeeper Ian Gallagher moving up front, and going close with two long-range efforts.

But any hopes of a Chishill winner were dashed with just minutes on the clock, when Abington snatched a late goal.

Chishill squad: Gallagher, R Drury, Burrows, Dunsden, Bramwell, Radford, Tyler, E Drury, Fitzgerald, McGee, J Drury, S Wilson, C Wilson, Gibson.

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