Gosport Borough need victory against struggling Chesham United

Manager Craig McAllister has told his Gosport Borough troops nothing less than a win will do against bottom-of-the-league Chesham United at Privett Park.

Thursday, 1st November 2018, 4:24 pm
Updated Thursday, 1st November 2018, 5:30 pm
Gosport Borough are keen to keep their good home league record going. Picture: Duncan Shepherd

After their disappointing FA Trophy exit at the hands of AFC Totton this is a key game.

Borough need to get a victory and they are at home.

However, they can't take anything for granted with Chesham gradually improving after an awful start to the season.

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Borough boss McAllister is determined to lead his side to a welcome win on Saturday (3pm).

He said: '˜Getting back to league action and getting three points is of the utmost importance to push us towards the play-offs.

'˜A new management team has been put in at Chesham and it looks like they have turned a corner. 

'˜So the game will be as tough as any in the league.

'˜After last week's FA Trophy defeat, when we missed a great opportunity to progress in the competition, we must take positives from the way we played.

'˜Our full focus is now on the league and we must start climbing the table. 

'˜Home form in the league has been good and we must build on this. 

'˜Showing consistency will be the key.'

Borough goalkeeper Mark Childs is still two to three weeks away from fitness and defender Lucas McCartney is due to have a scan on his knee.

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