Velocity Trophy: Barking 2 Brentwood Town 0

PUBLISHED: 09:05 28 September 2019 | UPDATED: 09:05 28 September 2019

Junior Dadson (pic Terry Gilbert)

Junior Dadson (pic Terry Gilbert)


Barking made it two wins out of two in the Velocity Trophy group stages with a 2-0 victory over Brentwood Town.

A late brace from winger Junior Dadson secured the win for the Blues at Mayesbrook Park as they continue their bid to progress out of the group and into the knock-out stages of the Trophy.

In the 71st minute striker Michael Dixon broke through clear on goal but had his effort denied by former Barking goalkeeper Tim Brown.

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Dadson was on hand to tap the rebound home and give his side a 1-0 lead.

Ten minutes later after a scramble inside the box, the former Cray Wanderers winger, picked the ball up and fired past Brown for his second of the match to seal a 2-0 win.

Barking: Joseph, Tarbard, Peart, Owusu (Bradford 46), Hayes, Bruce, Ashman (Apenteng 80), Seymour (Dariri 90), Dixon (Boakye-Yiadom 76), Armeladze (Roult 86), Dadson.

Brentwood Town: Brown, Pugsley (Stevenson 83), Osimeh, Edwards, Pianim, Toner, Milner (Curtis 61), Hogan, Williams, Freeman, Campbell (Vaughan 46).

Unused subs: Park and O'Rawe.

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