Ashton United avenged their FA Trophy defeat of last season running out 3-1 winners after a hard fought Emirates FA Cup, first qualifying tie against Dunston UTS at Hurst Cross.
Ashton United’s second friendly of the new season saw them record a second victory by the odd goal in five at the Jim Fowler Memorial Ground, home to Euxton Villa.
Ashton United finished their Northern Premier League, premier campaign on a positive note as they inflicted only a second home defeat of the season on Bamber Bridge at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.
Ashton United secured a huge home win against Atherton Collieries to move six points clear of the relegation places in Northern Premier League, premier.
Centre forward Keilen Adams rescued a point for Ashton United with a second half equaliser at Matlock’s Causeway Lane ground.