Hornchurch boss happy

Second-half showing pleases McFarlane

Hornchurch boss Jimmy McFarlane was pleased with his side’s second-half response in last night’s Essex Senior Cup tie at Eton Manor.

Trailing 1-0 at the break, after an early Manor goal, Urchins hit back with a six-goal salvo, as Martin Tuohy and Ross Wall bagged braces and Tambeson Eyong and Andy Tomlinson also struck.

McFarlane said: “They were lucky there wasn’t any tea in the dressing-room at half-time.

“We thought it was going to be easy, but it was only a matter of time before we scored. It was a matter of application.


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“I said to them, the longer you go without scoring, the more agitated, nervous and anxious you get and you start to do things differently.

“But we showed what a good side we can be in the second half and it was an all-round good performance.”

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