Ramblers fight back in a pre-season thriller

Ramblers fight back in a pre-season thriller

Ramblers fight back in a pre-season thriller

First published in Local Sport

BURNHAM Ramblers fought back from behind to secure an exciting 3-3 draw against FC Romania, in their latest pre-season friendly on Tuesday night.

The Essex Senior League side took a 12th-minute lead but Lhevreux Menga swiftly levelled for Lee Elliston’s side.

However, Romania scored again on 39 and 45 minutes to secure a 3-1 half-time lead.

Marc Gorbell pulled one back within ten minutes of the restart and then Ricky Evans levelled just before the hour-mark, to complete Ramblers’ comeback.

There is only just over a week to go until the new Ryman League division one north season, which kicks-off on Saturday, August 9.

Burnham’s first match is a a trip to Romford and they then host Tilbury on Tuesday, August 12.

Ramblers are scheduled to play one more pre-season friendly and that is at home to East Thurrock, on Saturday.

Kick-off at Leslie Field is at 3pm.

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