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Bideford
Highworth Town
Sat 23 Feb 15:00 - The Evo-Stik South - Division One South Full time Attendance 201

Unsuccessful trip to North Devon

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AFC Bideford 1 Highworth Town 0

A decimated squad made the long journey to Bideford and despite some strong individual performances it proved to be a disappointing afternoon as the home side won the game in the 91st minute when a Down header finally broke down the visitors defence.
The first half was an even affair with few chances for either team. Highworth's best efforts came from a Darren Jefferies shot across the goal from the left but just passed outside of the far post. Chris Taylor just failed to reach a cross from Edjidja mbunga cross with Jefferies missing the target following up.
HT 0-0
The home side completely dominated the second half. Brilliant goalkeeping from Connor Johns. a couple of goal line clearances, heroic defending and the woodwork kept the scores level until added time when, from the last of a series of corners and free kicks, Down got his head to a free kick from the right to beat Johns with a thunderous finish from 10 yards.
3 defeats on the bounce for the Worthians now but chances to get back to winning ways this week with 2 home games.
Weds 7.45 ko v Winchester City
Sat 3.00 ko v Paulton Rovers

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0
Bristol Manor Farm
1
1
Moneyfields
0
1
Evesham United
4
1
Fleet Town
Slimbridge
1
2
Street
1
2
Cirencester Town
Winchester City
7
0
Barnstaple Town
1
1
AFC Totton

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# Team Pl Pts
12. Larkhall Athletic 30 43
13. Thatcham Town 30 42
14. Highworth Town 32 40
15. Bristol Manor Farm 31 38
16. Paulton Rovers 32 30
17. Slimbridge 32 27
18. Mangotsfield United 31 24

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