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2017/18 English League Two, Regular Season
  • Enzio Boldewijn (75', 86')

Enzio Boldewijn's brace sinks struggling Barnet

Improving Crawley recorded three successive wins for the first time since March 2015 with two late Enzio Boldewijn goals sinking Barnet 2-0.
Boldewijn's late brace condemned bottom-of-the-table Barnet to their fifth consecutive Sky Bet League Two defeat.
Crawley top-scorer Jordan Roberts threatened in only the fourth minute when he shot just wide of goalkeeper Craig Ross' left-hand post.
Winger Jamal Campbell-Ryce should have hit the target for Barnet 12 minutes later when, from a Shaquile Coulthirst free-kick, he wastefully put the ball over from seven yards.
Crawley keeper Glenn Morris made a smothering save to deny ex-Reds striker John Akinde before Lewis Young headed over a good chance for the hosts.
Morris came to Crawley's rescue again by diving to his right to save a 25-yard shot from Jack Taylor.
Crawley ended the half on the attack and midfielder Mark Randall should have worked keeper Ross when he blazed over from a Young pass.
Akinde had a right-footed shot saved shortly after the break before Young was denied at the other end from Roberts' pass.
Crawley broke the deadlock in the 76th minute when from a flicked header by Roberts, Dutchman Boldewijn cut inside and planted the ball beyond Ross.
Boldewijn made the points safe three minutes from time by calmly stroking the ball home from a pass by Young for his fifth goal in four games.

English League Two Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Swindon Town 18 +9 33
2 Forest Green Rovers 17 +9 31
3 Bradford City 16 +9 30
4 Crewe Alexandra 17 +5 30
5 Exeter City 18 +3 30
6 Cheltenham Town 16 +13 29
7 Northampton Town 18 +7 28
8 Port Vale 18 +1 28
9 Newport County 16 +4 27
10 Colchester United 17 +6 26
11 Plymouth Argyle 17 +5 26
12 Salford City 18 -5 24
13 Cambridge United 18 +4 23
14 Mansfield Town 18 +1 21
15 Macclesfield Town 17 -3 21
16 Crawley Town 18 -5 21
17 Leyton Orient 18 -6 20
18 Grimsby Town 15 0 19
19 Scunthorpe United 18 -2 18
20 Carlisle United 18 -12 18
21 Walsall 18 -12 18
22 Oldham Athletic 17 -8 16
23 Morecambe 18 -14 14
24 Stevenage 17 -9 13