Paget Rangers continued their phenomenal home form with a 6-2 demolition of NKF Burbage at Coles Lane.
The Bears attacked with intent, determined to make up for the August Bank Holiday loss at Atherstone Town, and took the lead in the 13th minute when Daniel Elwell, shot across Burbage keeper Jack Anderson and into the roof of the net. It was two-nil to the Bears just before half-time when the impressive Callum Burston-Keeley outpaced Burbage’s Josh Kind and beat Anderson at his near post.
Five minutes into the second half and Paget extended their lead further. Burston-Keeley snatching the ball from the feat of Anderson and stabbing the ball home into the unguarded net. Paget sealed the game in the 54th minute when Daniel Elwell got his second of the game from close range. In the 55th minute NKF Burbage pulled a goal back from a corner when Jack Sutherland headed home. Paget weren’t finished however and substitute Daniel Carter beat the offside trap to score the Bears 5th goal of the game in the 76th minute shooting low into the bottom corner. In the 89th minute Daniel Carter grabbed his second poking the ball home from close range after a goalmouth scramble. Burbage grabbed a consolation goal through Andrei Graur in the 2nd minute of added time to give a final score of Paget Rangers 6-2 NKF Burbage.
Paget Line Up:- Hayward, Hinson, Beacon (Hancox 83), O’Doherty, Crowley, Drake-Cervantes, Burston-Keeley (Daly 54), Fitzgerald, Elwell, Gibson, Fagg (Carter 72)
Paget Scorers:- Elwell 13, 54, Burston-Keeley 43, 48, Carter 75,90.