Risborough Rangers hosting Leighton Town in top-of-the-table game

Leaders now 52 games unbeaten over four seasons

By Zoe Ashton
Wednesday, 5th January 2022, 8:08 am
Updated Wednesday, 5th January 2022, 8:10 am
Hat-trick hero Marcus Mealing against Holmer Green (Picture by Charlie Carter)

It’s the eagerly awaited re-match between Risborough Rangers and Leighton Town on Saturday, as the league’s top two teams meet at the BEP Stadium.

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It will be one of the biggest games Rangers have hosted with plenty of support for both sides expected.

The Spartan South Midlands Premier Division leaders won 1-0 hosting Tring Athletic on Monday, thanks to a 78th-minute strike by Alex Kedzierski, extending their unbeaten league run to 52 games over four seasons.

Risborough also beat Holmer Green 6-0 on Thursday. A first-half hat-trick for Marcus Mealing and three more for Lewis Patrick, Josh Urquhart and Marcus Wyllie ensured 2021 finished on a high for Mark Eaton’s side.