Match report by Liam Brooks
Polegate Town suffered a 5-3 defeat in the MSFL Championship at home to AFC Haywards this weekend as a poor defensive display cost them.
Town trailed early on, but soon levelled, thanks to Jacob Holder. Town fell behind again in the second half, but again levelled thanks to Holder. Nathan Hover gave Town the lead, but poor defending from two corners, saw Town fall 4-3 behind. As Town pushed on Haywards broke to wrap the game up late on.
The defeat leaves Town sitting in 6th place with just 3 games to go. Town visit Nutley this Saturday (4 March).