Bostik Division North
Aveley 1 v 3 Maldon and Tiptree
AVELEY’S title bid was dealt a blow with a defeat at home against fellow promotion chasers, Maldon and Tiptree.
Goals by Jerome Slew (44 and 62( and Harry Gibbs (70) secured all three points for the fellow Essex team.
Firmin Ngandu (87′ pen) got Aveley’s consolation goal.
The result leaves Aveley in third place, six points off the top of the league.
They return to league action next Saturday away at Basildon United.