Despite the Premier Division having full well started yesterday, there were plenty of friendlies still taking place. Here’s what happened.
Basildon Town Reserves 3-0 Forest Glade
Basildon Town Reserves finished off their pre season with a 3-0 victory at Forest Glade with all of the goals arriving in the first fifteen minutes courtesy of goals from Scott Cooper, Alex Shields and an excellent strike from Grant Cumming.
Buckhurst Hill Reserves 1-13 Epping Town
Billy Cove’s Epping Town managed a resounding 13-1 victory over Buckhurst Hill Reserves of Division 3 in a game which saw a fox feature during the game. Taner Dagyaran (x4), Glyn Warwick (x3), Mtyanda Sipho (x2), Brad Gayer (x2), Joey May (x1) and Joe Thomas (x1) all scored for the Division 2 side.
Burnham Ramblers Reserves 1-2 Rayleigh Town Reserves
Division 1 side Rayleigh Town Reserves managed a 2-1 victory over Burnham Ramblers Reserves of the Mid-Essex League.
Chingford Athletic Development 4-4 Lopes Tavares
Division 4 side Chingford Athletic Development drew 4-4 with Lopes Tavares from the Eastern Senior League South. Irfan, Billy W, Patrick & Kameron all scored for Chingford
Corinthians Reserves 4-1 May & Baker EC Reserves
Division 3 side Corinthians Reserves managed a 4-1 victory over May & Baker EC Reserves of Division 2.
Laindon Orient 1-1 Chingford Athletic
Division 2 side Laindon Orient drew 1-1 with Division 1 side Chingford Athletic in their latest friendly. Alex G scored for Chingford.
Runwell Sports 1-4 Galleywood Reserves
Division 4 side Galleywood Reserves defeated Runwell Sports Reserves of Division 5 4-1 making it four wins out of four.
White Ensign Reserves 4-7 Lakeside Reserves
Division 3 side White Ensign Reserves struck 7 goals against fellow Division 3 side White Ensign Reserves in a game which ended 7-4. D. Alele (x3), D. Olusanya (x2), H. Davison (x1) & B. Booty (x1) all scored the visitors.