Gloucester City’s dismal record at Boston United continued with David Fallah and Conner Robinson goals at the start of either half sealing the win for the Pilgrims.\r\n\r\nThe Tigers, who have never won a league fixture at Boston, went down after five minutes as Fallah smashed home from the edge of the box.\r\n\r\nChris Jones headed onto the bar for the Tigers who were indebted to debutant goalkeeper Paul White for a trio of fantastic saves in the first half.\r\n\r\nRobinson slotted home after 15 seconds of the second half to make it another trip to forget for City.\r\n\r\nThe Pilgrims started with the wind in their sails as only Adam Connolly’s last ditch hack off the line denied a first minute opener.\r\n\r\nMatt Williams was the hero two minutes later, booting Danny Meadows’ effort off the line once more.\r\n\r\nBut it wasn’t third time the charm as the Tigers defence opened up to allow Fallah to smash home a pass back to the edge of  the box for the opener.\r\n\r\nHowever, the Tigers could’ve easily equalised on the ten minute mark after a simply wonderful header from Chris Jones drifting high and bouncing off the crossbar.\r\n\r\nJoe Parker, re-debuting for the club, saw his near post effort saved well before another debutant, George Miller, drove his effort into the stands.\r\n\r\nThe Tigers’ third debutant, Irish goalkeeper Paul White, was called into action pumping away a Rene Steer thunderbolt.\r\n\r\nThe near post came to City’s rescue after Dayle Southwell robbed Spencer Hamilton, took it past White, and stabbed his effort at the near post when there were options available in the middle.\r\n\r\nCork-native White saw a baptism of fire just before the break, pushing away four stunning saves, three headers from Carl Piergianni and a close range Fallah stop all in two minutes, to quite simply keep the Tigers in the game.\r\n\r\nBoston couldn’t have dreamed of a better start to the second half, Fallah pacing down the left before forcing White into a save that Robinson headed home with ease after only 15 seconds.\r\n\r\nThe goal seemed to kill the Tigers momentum for a while, but after good possession debutant Miller came very close to cutting the deficit with a glancing header going wide.\r\n\r\nOnly excellent defensive work from White and Billy Jones managed to stop Robinson who found his way in behind the back-line.\r\n\r\nWith the Tigers needing a goal, Tim Harris rolled the dice with Modest coming on, and was almost immediately rewarded as the striker saw his strong effort superbly cleared off the line by Piergianni.\r\n\r\nFrom the resulting corner a bevy of City players attacked the ball but could only force it wide.\r\n\r\nChances came and went as Charlie Griffin, who was uncharacteristically quiet, and Modest both had sights at goal.\r\n\r\nCity’s on-loan keeper thwarted a Piergianni header again, tipped a Jamie McGhee chance wide and somehow ricocheted Southwell’s effort away coming out midway into the half.\r\n\r\nBut, it wasn’t City’s day as they slip into the Vanarama North relegation zone.\r\n\r\nBoston United: P. Farman, Z. Mills, R. Steer, J. Dowie, S. Garner, C. Piergianni, L. Marrs, D. Fallah (J. McGhee 65), D. Southwell, C. Robinson (K. Felix 76), D. Meadows (C. Marshall 86)\r\n\r\nSubs not used: S. Galinski, M. Hollingsworth\r\n\r\nGoals: Fallah 5, Robinson 46\r\n\r\nGloucester City: P. White, S. Avery, B. Jones, S. Hamilton (M. Richards 53), M. Williams, A. Connolly, L. Hogg (T. Webb 65), G. Miller, C. Griffin, J. Parker, C. Jones (N. Modest 65)\r\n\r\nSubs not used: E. Chamberlain,  M. Green\r\n\r\nAttendance: 992

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