FOOTBALL: Rebels seal play-off place

WORTHING Football Club sealed their Ryman League Division 1 South play-off place on Wednesday (April 21) with a 3-1 win at Ashford Town.

Rebels will meet Godalming in the play-off semi-final on Tuesday (April 27) but the venue will not be known until Saturday.

The sides are level on points but Godalming have a game in hand. They are at Fleet tomorrow (Thursday) before they host Burgess Hill on Saturday. Rebels entertain Fleet on Saturday.

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Folkestone will host Leatherhead or Fleet in the other semi-final.

Ben Johnson crossed for Glen Woodburn and Jamie Brotherton to head home, while Rebels' other goal came from Paul Kennett, who dived to head home a Jamie Brotherton cross as Worthing led 3-0 after 31 minutes.

Ashford pulled a goal back in first-half injury-time.

WORTHING: Mansfield; Denton, Woodburn, Axten, Groves; Brotherton, Kennett, Woodford, Johnson; Archibald, Fenelon. Subs: Patton (Kennett 60), Clarke (Archibald 65), Akehurst, Farmer, McMenemy.


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