Faversham Town manager Ray Turner hopes to maintain the consistency which took them into top-three place
by Alex Hoad
Ray Turner refused to get carried
away despite Faversham moving into the Ryman League, Division 1
South top three.
Turner’s side reached their highest position of the season with
a 2-1 win over play-off chasing Burgess Hill on Tuesday, having
been frustrated by Corinthian-Casuals in a stalemate on
The Lilywhites boss said: "We
should be sitting here with a few more points on the board but
you’d hope over the course of the season that things would even
"We have crept up to third and
managed to keep the points coming.We’ve lost one out of six and two
in 11 and it’s our consistency that is important."
Town face a shoot-out with
fourth-placed Leatherhead at Salters Lane on Tuesday night but
first face 15th-placed neighbours Herne Bay on Saturday.
Turner said: "We want to beat the
teams around us. It was good to put some more points between us and
Burgess Hill, who are going to be there or thereabouts in terms of
the top-five, on Tuesday.
"The teams are all battling against
one another. A few of the pack are playing against each other this
week too. We have to hope they continue taking points off one
another and we can keep ticking over.
"The perfect way to go into the
Leatherhead game would be with three points against Herne Bay but
it will be a difficult game. They lost at the weekend but they had
been on a good run before that.
"They have good players and are a
good side. We’ll need to be at our best to get anything."
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