Fabulous Fakenham regain winning thread

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Thurlow Nunn League PREMIER DIVISION

Fakenham Town 5

Saffron Walden Town 2

Fakenham Town returned to winning ways with a five-star display against Saffron Walden at Clipbush Park.

Josh Youngs, Shane Akers, Ashley Jarvis (2) and Joel Glover were all on target as the Ghosts claimed their first win in seven in all competitions.

The victory all but confirms Fakenham’s Premier Division place for next season.

Stanway Rovers 0

Swaffham Town 2

Swaffham Town boosted their survival hopes with a brilliant victory at high-flying Stanway Rovers on Saturday.

An early second-half brace from Nick Castellan sealed victory for the Pedlars who had Joe Jackson back in their side following his transfer from Fakenham Town late last week.

DIVISION ONE

King’s Lynn Town Res 0

Diss Town 2

King’s Lynn Town Reserves suffered their first defeat in four games after the Tangerines of Diss Town scored two unanswered goals at The Walks.

Tonight, King’s Lynn Town Reserves host Dereham Town Reserves in a derby at The Walks (7.45pm).

Manager Robbie Back is expected to welcome back Eoin McQuaid and Ryan Lennon, while Ryan Hawkins is expected to feature for the side on his return from injury.

Dereham Town Res 0

Downham Town 0

Downham Town returned home with a hard-fought point following a goalless derby draw at Dereham Town Reserves on Friday night.

The result leaves Downham sitting 12th in the Division One standings.

Tonight, Downham will look to return to winning ways when they entertain Woodbridge Town at the Memorial Field.