Loss to Larkhall sees Moneyfields miss chance to secure home play-off semi-final

MONEYFIELDS missed the chance to secure a Southern League division one south home play-off semi-final after a final-day defeat to Larkhall Athletic at Dover Road.

Tuesday, 23rd April 2019, 5:14 pm
Updated Saturday, 27th April 2019, 6:35 pm
Steve Hutchings was sent off for Moneyfields. Picture by Ian Hargreaves (200419-1)

The home side needing a win to stand any chance of a home tie in the play-offs and started well.

In the opening minutes, Steve Hutchings sent his header from a Conner Bailey cross straight at the goalkeeper.

On seven minutes Moneys went even closer when Lloyd Rowlatt had a shot cleared off the line.

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Midway through the half Hutchings forced another good save from the goalkeeper.

Moneyfields were denied again seven minutes before the break, with Joe Briggs’ long-range shot kept out.