Tuesday 31st October
Clapton 2 Southend Manor 0
The Tons are up to fourth after they defeated Southend Manor at the Old Spotted Dog. Aundre Spencer put the hosts ahead before Cobblah added a second for the home side meaning Stuart Marshall’s tenure at the Southchurch Park side ended in defeat as they stay fourteenth.
Wednesday 1st November
Waltham Forest 0 Basildon United 2
The Bees rose to the summit of the ESL after two first half goals saw them defeat Waltham Forest at The Matchday Centre in Walthamstow. Tom Barton opened the scoring the visitors before a Marcus Bowers penalty doubled their lead before the break. Defeat for Forest leaves them second bottom.
Woodford Town (2017) 0 FC Romania 2
FC Romania are up to third after seeing off a battling Woodford Town side at Goffs Lane. A goal in each half by Florin Pop saw the visitors post another victory. Now unbeaten in six, winning five of those, FC Romania continue to be in the mix at the top. Woodford, whose four game unbeaten run came to an end, are in tenth spot.
Report by Peter Dudley