Gloucester City guaranteed their Conference North status for another year by making it 7 wins in a row over Worcester City in a superb 2-1 away victory at Aggborough.\r\n\r\nThe Tigers took an early lead when, in the 7th minute, ex-Worcester man Nick Wright threaded a beautiful through ball to Orenuga who slid it past Vaughan with ease.\r\n\r\nWorcester’s first real chance came through Daniel Nti as he tried a spectacular bicycle kick from 12 yards, but the audacious effort was a good 5 yards over.\r\n\r\nNti was proving a danger for Gloucester’s defence and he had another excellent chance soon after. Nti who gets the better of Avery but blasts well over\r\n\r\nHarry Williams had a glorious chance to make it 2-0 as he went clean through one on one, but Jacob Rowe came out of nowhere to make a great intercepting challenge.\r\n\r\nGloucester continued to mount pressure on the Worcester goal. Following superb interplay between Orenuga and Harry Williams, the Cheltenham Town loanee had a chance to strike but the chance was again well blocked.\r\n\r\nWorcester were level from the penalty spot courtesy of Sean Geddes, who sent Paul White the wrong way with his spot-kick, after Mike Green was penalised for a foul on Symons.\r\n\r\nThe hosts had a wonderful chance to take the lead just before half time. Geddes swung in a beautiful corner and Jacob Rowe was there to meet it, but his header cannoned off the crossbar.\r\n\r\nWorcester started the second half with real intent. A rasping shot from Sousa from 20 yards skimmed just wide of the post into the side netting.\r\n\r\nHarry Williams was again causing problems for the Worcester defence. He swivelled in the box but his shot was tame in the end and easily collected by Vaughan.\r\n\r\nThe hosts were left wondering how they were not 2-1 up in the 70th minute following good hold up play from Symons who laid it on a plate to Dunkley but the shot was inches wide.\r\n\r\nFor all their pressure, Worcester couldn’t find the breakthrough Nick Wright’s shot is blocked, and as the ball came back down, Harry Williams was quickest to react and volleyed home.\r\n\r\nThe hosts had an immediate change to make it 2-2 as Nti got a header away right underneath the crossbar and somehow put it over.\r\n\r\nThe Tigers had their backs to the wall for the remainder of the game and Worcester should have equalised in stoppage time with Mike Symons somehow missing from 4 yards on the turn.\r\n\r\nWorcester couldn’t find a breakthrough however and Gloucester City claimed all 3 points, guaranteeing their place in the Conference North for another season.\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nWorcester City: Vaughan, Haynes, Weir, Charles, Rowe, Denny (Waldron 84’), Nti, Denney (c), Symons, Geddes, Sousa (Dunkley 57’)\r\n\r\nSubs: Khan, Smith, Veiga\r\n\r\nGloucester City: P. White, Green, Jones, M. Williams, Avery, Connolly, Bowen, Webb (c), Wright (H. White 70’), H. Williams, Orenuga (Knowles 84’)\r\n\r\nSubs: Staley, Thompson, Rivers\r\n\r\nReferee: Daniel Meeson\r\n\r\nAttendance: 583\r\n\r\nStar Man: Harry Williams

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