Match Preview – Wednesday 6th February 2019 – Abingdon Town Vets v Faringdon Town Vets

Town Vets have their fingers and toe’s crossed that this Wednesday’s Hellenic Veterans Premier Division fixture with Abingdon Town Vets at Culham Road goes ahead. 

The two sides met very early in the season at the Cinder Lane Stadium, where Town inflicted the only defeat that Abingdon have encountered so far. In a competitive and well fought tie, Town won 2-1 with goals coming from Paul Hulme & Paul Smith putting Town in the box seat, Paul Douglass pulled a late goal back, before Town claimed the three points.

The men in Yellow & Green have won six consecutive league and cup fixtures since that defeat scoring 28 goals, conceding only 8 in their own net. Their top goalscorers in all competitions are Ross Tabor (8 from 7 games) and Paul Douglass 7 from 9 games). They currently sit top of the Premier Division with four wins from five fixtures and twelve points, two points clear of third positioned Town who have played two fixtures more.

Kick off at Culham Road, Abingdon is 7.45pm.