Scott on target but Handsworth lose

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Handsworth missed out on the chance to go top of the Baris NCEL Division One after losing 3-2 at Albion Sports last night.

It saw Handsworth drop points away from home for the first time this season, while Albion made it three from three on home soil.

Scott Bates gave Handsworth a 26th minute lead and although the hosts drew level, Tyrone Crapper pounced three minutes from half time to send the visitors in leading 2-1 at the break.

Albion hit back to level midway through the second half before grabbing the winner in the final minute.

Dinnington Town lost 3-1 at Bottesford Town. The home side led 3-0 at the break before Danny Mckenzie pulled one back on 61 minutes with a goal all of his own making.

In the Evo-Stik NPL, Worksop Town had to be content with a 1-1 draw at Mickleover Sports despite creating enough chances to have won the game with ease Mark Roberts gave the Tigers a second minute and Nick Gray, Dennis Sherriff and Jamie Jackson went close before Sports snatched an equaliser with 19 minutes remaining