Preview: Highmoor Ibis v Fairford Town

When and where?
Highmoor Ibis v Fairford Town
Uhlsport Hellenic Premier Division
3pm, Saturday 14th April

What’s the story?
Fairford Town, in 16th, make the trip to Highmoor Ibis who are four points and two places below them in the table, although the Berkshire side have a game in hand.

Team news…
Fairford put in one of their strongest performances of the season against promotion chasing Bracknell last Saturday. However the Reds will be without goalkeeper Ben Mitchell for the trip to Highmoor after he sustained a dislocated finger against Bracknell.

The opposition…
Highmoor are just below Fairford in the table, currently 18th with 22 points from 33 games played. Highmoor were beaten 5-4 at home by Oxford City Nomads on Tuesday night before seeing their home encounter with Tuffley Rovers postponed late on Thursday.

We’ve met before…
The reverse encounter at Cinder Lane took place on Saturday 2nd December, pictured above, with a brace from Lee Smith and a late goal from substitute Jody Bevan off the bench, securing a 3-1 home win.

Form Guide:
Highmoor Ibis: LDWLL
Fairford Town: DWWLL

Ticket prices
Tickets will be available on the day of the game.

Where is the game?

Rivermoor, Tilehurst, Reading RG30 6AY


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