Search

Essex Senior League: Tower Hamlets win again at home to Enfield

PUBLISHED: 09:30 17 October 2016

A Tower Hamlets player battles with an Enfield opponent for the ball (pic: Tim Edwards).

A Tower Hamlets player battles with an Enfield opponent for the ball (pic: Tim Edwards).

Archant

Ade Abayomi's youngster move up to 17th after earning fourth league success of the campaign

An Enfield opponent stops the run of a Tower Hamlets player (pic: Tim Edwards).An Enfield opponent stops the run of a Tower Hamlets player (pic: Tim Edwards).

Tower Hamlets made it back-to-back wins in the Essex Senior League after a strong second half showing at home to Enfield.

Ade Abayomi’s men welcomed the Harlow-based club to the Mile End Stadium on Saturday.

Hamlets went into the contest in fine form after a 5-0 thrashing over London Bari on Tuesday night.

But they didn’t make the best of starts as Enfield took the lead after half an hour through Andrew Tirivanhu.

The hosts responded quickly, however, as Kamon Asidio converted a penalty just four minutes later.

It remained level heading into half time in front of a healthy crowd of 57 people in east London.

Tower Hamlets goalkeeper Carl Duggay-During puts an Enfield effort over his crossbar (pic: Tim Edwards).Tower Hamlets goalkeeper Carl Duggay-During puts an Enfield effort over his crossbar (pic: Tim Edwards).

The next goal was always likely to be key and fortunately for Hamlets it went their way.

Adetokunbo Orenaike managed to find the net to put Abayomi’s team in the driving seat at Mile End in the 56th minute.

Hamlets boss made a double substitute 11 minutes later with Rahim Bamba and Diawara Ibrahima introduced.

Yusuf Ali and Ruben Nasco were the duo to make way and the switch paid dividends soon after.

Bamba found the net with 19 minutes remaining to put Hamlets 3-1 up and that was how it finished.

The Mile End club have moved up to 17th as a result and now have 14 points from their 13 games this season.

Next up for Abayomi’s talented youngsters is a trip to Ryman Premier outfit Wingate & Finchley in the first round of the London Senior Cup.

Latest East London Sports News

08:20

New Leyton Orient head coach Carl Fletcher was left 'a little bit disappointed' after suffering a 4-0 defeat at former club Plymouth Argyle on Tuesday.

Yesterday, 21:41

Carl Fletcher's first game in charge of Orient was turned into a nightmare by his former club at Home Park.

Yesterday, 16:00

Leyton Orient head coach Carl Fletcher has admitted League Two has changed drastically since he managed in it with Plymouth Argyle ahead of their clash.

Yesterday, 12:00

Leyton Orient will make the long trip to Plymouth Argyle for new head coach Carl Fletcher's first match in charge.

Yesterday, 10:00

NIHL South Two: Lee Valley Lions 4 Invicta Mustangs 11

Yesterday, 09:00

Leyton Orient assistant coach Ross Embleton has lauded the impact of striker Matt Harrold since taking his chance in the starting line-up.

Hammers Mark Noble clearly still hurts to lose after Goodison Park misery

Mon, 20:30

Leyton Orient have been handed a home tie against Isthmian North side Maldon & Tiptree in the first round of the FA Cup.

PROMOTED CONTENT

It's now just under a month since All Points East took over Victoria Park with two weekends of world-class music and a programme of free community events.

Curated by AEG Presents, All Points East is bringing an impressive line-up of multi-flavoured music to Victoria Park from May 24-26 and May 31-June 2.

Victoria Park - or 'Vicky Park' as the locals know it - has been the setting for many important events over the years.​ Here, we take a look at its unique cultural history.

Newsletter Sign Up

East London Advertiser twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read sport

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Docklands and East London Advertiser
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now

Most Read

Latest from the East London Advertiser

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists