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Olton 1, Doncaster 3

English National League Conference North

English National League Conference North

OLTON squandered opportunities in either half after Doncaster had started in determined fashion.

Although Olton had managed to absorb early pressure, player-coach Michael Johnson and Simon Thompson managed to open the game up.

They should have scored when Jack Mallett found himself with only the goalkeeper to beat but was forced wide instead.

Doncaster drew first blood on 20 minutes with a close range tap-in but Tom Mallett reverse-sticked his side level by half time.

Eddie James had a well struck shot saved before Doncaster were reduced to 10 men.

Despite being at a disadvantage, Doncaster regained the lead and then added a third after Olton lost possession in midfield to leave goalkeeper Andy Gooderham helpless.

Olton hope to have a few flaws ironed out ahead of Sheffield Hallam’s visit to Grange Road this Saturday,

 

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