Stu Anderson made his debut as second from bottom Chatteris Town had a hard fought goalless draw at basement team Eaton Socon in the Cambs League Premier Division on Saturday.
Lilies manager Steve Bright said of Anderson, recently signed from March: “The pitch didn’t suit Stu as he’s a skilful player. We’ve got two mid-table sides now so there’s everything to play for.”
Ben Matthews was injured on the ankle and is 50/50 for next weekend’s Hardwick game. Forward Richie Allen returns from suspension.
Wisbech St Mary lost 1-0 to a strong Littleport Town side.
Manager Arran Duke said: “We dominated for 70 minutes but missed chances including a penalty. A game that should have been won was lost in the final ten minutes.
“The team played some of their best football all season. Stu Ablett is back to his best.”
In the 3B derby, Estover Park beat Benwick 4-1 with goals from Richard Peachey, Steve Coe, Shane Bilney-Knight and Jack Cunnington. Park keeper Marcus Larham made four great saves. Benwick’s Dayne Moore equalised.
North Cambs Cup: Doddington United 2 Manea United 1; Wisbech St Mary A 0 Thorney 3.
Haigh Cup: Chatteris Fen Tigers 0 Lakenheath 2.
Senior A: Cambridge UP Res 5 Wimblington 2.
Senior B: Longstanton 2 Outwell Swifts 1.
1B: Chatteris Town Res 6 Buckden 2.
2B: Over Res 3 March Rgs 2; Tydd U 0 Bluntisham Res 4; WSM Res 4 Mepal 4.
3B: Wimblington Res 3 Mildenhall U 2.
4B: Burwell Res 4 Doddington U Res 0; Chatteris A 3 Cottenham A 2.
5D: Coldham 4 Earith Res 1; Doddington A 0 WSM C 6; Manea Res 2 Walsoken U 3; March Saras 2 Littleport A 1; Outwell Res 3 Wimblington A 2.