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Verwood Town 2 - 1 Alton

Posted: 22.01.18

Alton's inconstancies reared their head again on Saturday as they fell to defeat against lowly Verwood.

Alton welcomed Callum Burch back from injury and the re-signed Matt Jackson from Camberley. With suspensions and injuries still biting, centre midfielder Joe Clarke showed his versatility by filling in at centre half. But two almost identical goals by Brad Gale, one in each half proved to be Alton's undoing. Both goals came from poor defending from corners.

Taylor Watts did give Alton hope when he got a goal back with fifteen minutes remaining, but unfortunalty it was too little to late and so another defeat against lowly opposition ensued.

Alton will have to be on top of their game next Saturday as they travel to third place Christchurch in a Wessex League game.


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