High-flying Ebbsfleet United send Saints to fifth loss in a row

PUBLISHED: 10:27 13 March 2017 | UPDATED: 10:29 13 March 2017

St Albans City v Ebbsfleet United

St Albans City v Ebbsfleet United

RJW.Photography

St Albans City were beaten 3-0 at Clarence Park by second in the table Ebbsfleet United on Saturday.

It was a fifth National League South loss in a row for the Saints who sit ninth in the standings.

The game was settled by the half-time with United already 3-0 up.

Sam Deering gave them a 28th minute lead tucking in past James Russell and seven minutes later it was 2-0.

Jack Powell doubled the lead with a curling direct free-kick into the top corner.

The third was to come when City’s Joe Robinson failed to clear and Danny Kedwell capitalised.

The second half saw Ebbsfleet take their foot off the gas, with Saints unable to pull a goal back to put them under pressure.

Next up for St Albans is a trip to Gosport on Saturday.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Herts Advertiser visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Herts Advertiser staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Herts Advertiser account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Yesterday, 17:16

A man has suffered a neck injury in St Albans and has been airlifted to hospital this afternoon.

Yesterday, 16:48

Ale and beer were blessed in St Albans yesterday (March 29) in an unusual community bonding event.

Yesterday, 13:26

A St Albans cat has had to have its leg amputated after being shot by what is believed to be an air gun.

Yesterday, 12:16

Bleary-eyed St Albans commuters were greeted by fresh new signs on the Alban Way this week.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Local business directory

Hertfordshire's trusted business finder
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the The Herts Advertiser e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter