Leaders Maidstone sink Town

Danny Bloor
Danny Bloor

Eastbourne Town’s hopes of sneaking a play-off spot were hit with a 2-0 defeat at leaders Maidstone United.

Maidstone’s Shaun Welford opened the scoring for the home team from the penalty spot on 42minutes.

Substitute Olorunda scored Maidstone’s second in the 95th minute to seal the win in front of 1,657 fans at the Gallagher Stadium.

Town are next in league action on Saturday, March 30 against Three Bridges at the Saffrons.

Full match report and reaction in Tuesday’s Gazette.