ASHFORD TOWN 1 BEDFORD TOWN 1
DAN Fleming missed a second-half penalty as Ashford Town were forced to settle for a point against Bedford Town, in a tight match at Robert Parker Stadium.
The hosts took a fifthminute lead through Kam English – who was sent through on goal by Fleming before he rounded the keeper and slotted in.
Ashford were inches away from a second as English flashed a low ball across the face of goal which narrowly evaded several attackers.
Bedford hit back minutes later as Lee Roache planted a header into the net to level the scores.
Fleming had the chance to earn all three points from the spot but he blazed wildly over as the game petered out to a draw.