Grimsby Borough beaten in Bradley goal-fest against Rossington Main
GRIMSBY Borough just lost out in a seven-goal thriller at home against Rossington Main on Saturday.
Borough went down 4-3 at the Bradley Community Stadium in the Northern Counties East League.
The home side’s goals came from Gary Deakins, former Grimsby Town striker Andrew Taylor and John Waugh.
However, a hat-trick from Rossington’s Niall Doyle plus a strike from Dean Thornton sealed the three points for the visitors.
Borough have a chance to make quick amends for the defeat – they are back in action again tomorrow night.
Nigel Fanthorpe and Steve Newby’s mean face Eccleshill United at home (7.45pm).
Elsewhere in the division, Louth Town stormed to a 5-1 home victory over Yorkshire Amateur at Park Avenue.
Daryl Clare’s men were comfortable winners thanks to a Jamie Coulson hat-trick and two strikes from Matt Kennedy.
Nesh Billalli netted a late consolation for the visitors.
Louth are now tenth and Borough 15th in the 22-team league.
Cleethorpes Town were without a match. Andy Liddle’s men are next in action on Saturday when they travel to Rossington Main.
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