Redbridge denied late on by Enfield equaliser

PUBLISHED: 08:23 20 February 2019

Ilford and Redbridge met at Cricklefield Stadium in the Essex Senior League (pic Tim Edwards)

Ilford and Redbridge met at Cricklefield Stadium in the Essex Senior League (pic Tim Edwards)


Essex Senior League: Redbridge 2 Enfield 2

An injury time equaliser saw Redbridge denied of three points as they drew 2-2 with Enfield FC.

Goals from Taylor Tombides and Dan Gilchrist were cancelled out Simmy Cox and substitute Akwasi Marfo to leave both side’s with a share of the spoils at the Oakside Stadium.

The visitors Cox opened the scoring in the 40th minute and they took a 1-0 lead into the half-time break.

Former Romford attacker Tombides levelled the score three minutes into the second-half before Gilchrist fired home in the 64th minute to give the Motormen a 2-1 lead.

Winger Marfo then netted in the 92nd minute to make it 2-2 and earn Enfield a point late on.

Redbridge: Gooch, Willis, Watson, Smith, Maskell, Hall, Heather, Burgess, Gilchrist, Tombides, Preston.

Subs: Okus, Elbi, Miller, Carter, Asare.

Enfield: Merrells, Flynn, Fowles, Johnson, Dixon, Lleweyn-Reid, Benyoucef, Ellery, Cox, Haxhiu, Bradbury.

Subs: Frostick, Page, Marfo, Gormley, Thoma

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