Late equaliser gives Alnwick the draw

Alnwick Town FC news and match reports.
Alnwick Town FC news and match reports.

Ryton and Crawcrook Albion 2 Alnwick Town 2

Northern League, Division Two

Alnwick Town grabbed a point with a late equaliser in today’s trip souh of the Tyne.

Gloire Mbiavanga scored for the black and whites to see the game at Ryton and Crawcrook finish all square.

Tony Brown put Alnwick ahead early on but the home side got the next two in the net to take a 2-1 lead.

But Mbiavanga was on form to hit Town’s second and save them from another defeat.

Alnwick went into the match fifth from bottom in Northern League, Division Two, with Ryton five places above them.

Last week’s 4-1 victory over Birtley Town was just their second of the year.

Yesterday, James Jackson transferred back to St James Park from Chester-le-Street Town.

Meanwhile, Alnwick Town Reserves beat Wideopen 3-2, with goals from Tony Brown and Ryan Taylor.