Preview: Hungerford Town vs Worthing, 05/11/22

Worthing Football Club continue their Vanamara National South campaign with a trip to Berkshire to face Hungerford Town at Bulpit Lane tomorrow afternoon.

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National League South Saturday 5th November, 2022

The fixture comes a week after the Reds’ last runout, after their scheduled midweek home fixture with Tonbridge Angels was postponed due to extreme weather conditions:

On Saturday, Worthing took on Slough Town at the Crucial Environmental Stadium for the second time in as many months:

Javaun Splatt converted a penalty won by Reece Meekums to put Worthing ahead in the seventh minute, but Scott Davies equalised for Slough five minutes later.

The second half saw the visitors turn the game on its head, with Josh Jackman putting his side ahead in the 57th minute.

But with 15 minutes left to play, Dan Bowry equalised for the Mackerels to share the spoils at Woodside Road.

Meanwhile, hosts Hungerford’s match away to Oxford City was one of four that survived the torrential conditions in midweek, which saw them lose by two goals to nil.

Form

Worthing climbed a place to sixth position despite not playing in midweek, however the Reds have only picked up 6 points from their last 6 National League South meetings.

The Crusaders currently sit just one place off the bottom of the table and have lost 5 of their last 6, their only win in that run coming impressively at play-off chasing Bath City.

Last 6

1 Oct vs Dartford (a) – Lost 2-0
8 Oct vs Bath City (a) – Won 3-2
22 Oct vs Dulwich Hamlet (a) – Lost 2-1
25 Oct vs Cheshunt (h) – Lost 2-1
29 Oct vs Welling Utd (a) Lost 1-0
1 Nov vs Oxford City (a) – Lost 2-0

Worn both shirts

Winger Nodirbek Bobomurodov previously had a spell with Saturday’s hosts having signed midway through last season before joining the Reds back in June.

Supporter information

Tickets

Tickets are available at a discounted price online up until midday tomorrow.

Buy tickets

Matchday Admission Prices

Adults (18-64) – £15
Senior (65+) – £10
Concession* – £10
Children (11 – 17) – £5
Under 10’s – Free (must be accompanied by a paying adult).
Carer – Free (when accompanying a disabled spectator)

*Registered disabled, armed forces, emergency services, students (valid ID required)

Travel

Address: Bulpit Lane, Hungerford RG17 0AY.

If you’re planning your trip to Berkshire, read our handy travel guide:
Travel Guide: Hungerford.

How to follow

If you can’t make the game you can follow the game via the club’s official Twitter account, or through live commentary provided by rebelyell.live