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Hednesford Town scored four goals in twelve blistering minutes to destroy Rugby Town after half time and brushed aside the worries of the outstanding away support, setting up two massive final games of a long season.
In a whirlwind period of Pitmen pressure Ross Dyer slotted in an Elliott Durrell cross, Adam McGurk stroked in a superb left footed shot, Liam Francis headed into the far corner and Tyrone Barnett tapped in to send The Pitmen fans into glorious celebration.
The score read 1-1 at half-time but by the fifty-eighth minute it was 1-5 to the rampant visitors; the rout doing no harm to Hednesford’s goal-difference in a play-off battle where every small detail could prove vital.
Despite their second half capitulation Bottom side Rugby showed a real battling spirit in the first half and it was Matt Gearing who scored a superb overhead flick to open the scoring on five minutes.
Durrell equalised for the away side on thirty-six minutes, rounding Andrew Stevens and arrowing his shot across goal to appease the expectant traveling army of supporters.
The half time interval did wonders for Bernard McNally's side and as Elliott Durrell easily tucked away the triumphant sixth goal on sixty-eight minutes Hednesford Town confidently moved forward into the pivotal away fixtures with Farnborough and Cambridge with real intent