East Thurrock vs Grays Athletic

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  • Grays come into this match having won 22 of the last 23 matches in the league.
  • East Thurrock have a return of four points so far this season having got their only win at Essex rivals Billericay.
  • The sides met last year in the Essex Senior League. Blues won 2-0

4:56pm

John Coventry will be delighted with that performance. Thanks for watching and we will be with you again on Bank Holiday Monday. 

4:55pm

Full Time scores - East Thurrock 3-0 Grays, Tilbury 3-1 Brentwood, Aveley 1-0 Romford, Thurrock 0-2 VCD Athletic

4:53pm

Bryant with his second of the match and with that the game is up! Great win for Rocks

4:52pm

3-0!

4:49pm

Grays player booked but can't see who as its hidden by the wall of fans!

4:47pm

CHANCE Carlos is robbed and Korateng hits a shot just wide via a deflection. Corner ball sees Korateng shot at near post tipped aside by keeper

4:46pm

Junior Baker can't quite get his head on the ball in in Beaney. Time almost up.

4:45pm

Stephen blocks the run of Small with a neat interception. Grays pressing late on

4:43pm

CHANCE Dawson bicycle kick from edge of box is inches wide! Audacious! Rocks bossing midfield now. A terrific display so far

4:38pm

East Thurrock sub - Craig Hughes off Luke Wanadio on

4:37pm

Tom Stephen has been great at left back for East Thurrock this afternoon. Very quick to support the break and solid in defence

4:35pm

Korateng free kick is tipped over the top by Kamurasi. Rocks have been excellent today

4:33pm

Korateng blocked off and the Grays midfielder gets a yellow card 

4:32pm

Lalite booked 

4:29pm

Fifteen minutes to play. Grays looking short of ideas at the moment

4:28pm

CHANCE Korateng shoots low but keeper blocks away. Rocks looking for the third and clinching goal here 

4:27pm

Could Grays four match winning streak be coming to an end? They are being outplayed at the moment as the rain hammers down

4:26pm

McKenzie plays the ball wide left for Bryant and he cuts inside before smashing home with his left peg. Right in the far top corner. Brilliant finish

4:25pm

GOAL!! David Bryant for East Thurrock!

4:24pm

Tilbury 3-1 Brentwood

4:24pm

Thurrock 0-2 VCD Athletic latest score

4:23pm

Solid distribution and tight into the tackle 

4:22pm

Debutants Thurgood and Dawson have been very good for East Thurrock. 

4:18pm

Both teams look very good on the break. Nothing between then on the hour mark

4:16pm

He replaces Ramos-Gonzales for Blues

4:16pm

Grays sub Hamdan on

4:14pm

Tilbury 2-1 Brentwood latest score Blackman scores to give home side the lead!

4:12pm

CHANCE Bryant slices wide from ten yards when well placed - big chance not taken. Could the home side live to regret these misses?

4:10pm

Ryan Sammons booked for hack at the back of Carlos

4:09pm

Kamurasi looking nervous 

4:08pm

CHANCE Leon McKenzie plays in Bryant but his chipped effort flies over the bar. Should have done better 

4:06pm

Tom Stephen wins a free kick on the far side of the pitch. Used quick feet to beat his marker 

4:05pm

East Thurrock have come out the blocks strongly second half. Early corner

4:04pm

East Thurrock 1-0 Grays Athletic

4:02pm

Teams out for the second half 

3:54pm

Very tight half and on balance of play it could be argued that the half time score is the right one

3:51pm

East Thurrock 1-0 Grays Athletic

3:51pm

East Thurrock 1-0 Grays Athletic

3:51pm

Calamity for Kamurasi who let the high ball slip through his fingers into the net to give Rocks the lead!

3:50pm

Stuart Thurgood right on half time!

3:47pm

Two minutes added on

3:46pm

Stephen crosses but McKenzie heads over from ten yards. Half is petering out now

3:43pm

CHANCE Baker slips leaving McKenzie a run through on goal but he lashes wide after cutting back onto his right foot

3:41pm

Approaching half time difficult to say which team is on top

3:38pm

McKenzie plays in Bryant and the striker is forced out wide before unleashing a snapshot just over. Good home pressure building

3:37pm

267 people are here in the rain today supporting their teams

3:37pm

Ryan Sammons has been off the field receiving treatment. Game continues 

3:35pm

Tilbury 1-1 Brentwood latest score Christou scores

3:34pm

Tilbury 0-1 Brentwood latest score 

3:34pm

Thurrock 0-1 VCD Athletic latest score

3:33pm

Thurrock 0-1 VCD Athletic latest score

3:33pm

Jack West booked after he runs through and connects with keeper who had rushed out to make a clearance. A tad harsh as it was a 50-50 challenge. Behcet getting treatment

3:31pm

CHANCE Flynn free kick is blocked by wall but ball falls to Carlos and his low strike is palmed away. Best Grays chance

3:30pm

Carlos races through as he tries to play in his strike partner but it hits the hand of a Rocks defender. Freekick 25 yards out

3:29pm

Carlos sends a great ball into the box but it is headed clear. Ref blows up for head injury to Hughes in the penalty box.

3:26pm

Neither team able to get the upper hand at the moment. Very even. 

3:23pm

Bryant fouls Beaney. A few late challenges not helped by the rain of course

3:21pm

CHANCE McKenzie lays off to Thurgood who smashes shot at goal. Keeper palms away to safety. Best move of the match 

3:20pm

Grays with a succession of corners but nothing coming from them so far

3:19pm

Dawson with a late tackle on Beaney. Lucky to escape a booking there

3:16pm

Leon McKenzie smashes a right footed drive over from eighteen yards

3:13pm

Rocks snapping into the tackles, not giving the away side any time on the ball. Working well at the moment

3:12pm

Dawson being given a talking to by ref after late tackle in midfield. Referee handled it well 

3:11pm

Ramos-Gozalez shoots low but slow on the surface and Behcet claims. Not much between the sides with ten minutes gone 

3:10pm

Home corner is played short and cleared by Junior Baker

3:10pm

Will keep you updated in Thurrock, Aveley and Tilbury matches too this afternoon

3:08pm

Lalite and Beaney very composed in the centre of the park for Grays. Ball being played around in midfield

3:06pm

CHANCE Korateng shoots low but keeper spreads himself to save well

3:05pm

Should comment on conditions. Surface is far from ideal and ball is zipping over the surface. Get some early shots away I say

3:04pm

David Bryant through on goal but Kamurasi claims in goal

3:03pm

East Thurrock have started brightly here. A good start vital

3:02pm

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3:01pm

Here we go kick off

2:57pm

Grays: Kamurasi, Pope, Flynn, Baker, Nightingill, Lalite, Ramos-Gonzalez, Beaney, West, Small, Carlos

2:56pm

East Thurrock: Behcet, sammons, Stephen, Peddie, Sheehan, Hughes, Dawson, Thurgood, McKenzie, Bryant, Korateng

2:54pm

Welcome! A great clash in store here today. Teams to follow. 

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