UCL Round-up – Doughboys and Foundrymen off the mark

Kevin Byrne claimed his first win as manager of Stewarts & Lloyds as they beat Sileby Rangers 1-0
Kevin Byrne claimed his first win as manager of Stewarts & Lloyds as they beat Sileby Rangers 1-0

Wellingborough Town and Stewarts & Lloyds both claimed their first wins of the season in the ChromaSport & Trophies United Counties League Premier Division on Tuesday night.

The Doughboys ran out comfortable 3-0 winners at the Dog & Duck as they saw off AFC Kempston, who finished the game with 10 men.

Josh Winters put the hosts in front and it was 2-0 before the break thanks to Craig Davies. Jason Turner wrapped up the victory in the second half.

S&L boss Kevin Byrne celebrated his first victory since taking charge as the Foundrymen edged out Sileby Rangers at Occupation Road. Danny Pownall grabbed the only goal of the game 10 minutes from full-time.

There is a big game in the Premier Division tonight as AFC Rushden & Diamonds head to Huntingdon Town looking to maintain their perfect start to the season after three wins from as many matches.

UCL Division One side Burton Park Wanderers exited he Hinchingbrooke Cup at the first hurdle as they went down 3-2 at league rivals Eynesbury.

Lee Bassett put the hosts in front befoe Dan Turiccki levelled things up. But goals from Ben Cole and Tom Coles gave Eynesbury a cushion and they held on, despite Luke McIlroy pulling another back for Wanderers late on.