Bracknell Town opened their Isthmian League Velocity Trophy group stage campaign with a 2-1 win over Buckinghamshire neighbours Marlow.
Boss Sam Lock sent out a strong eleven to face their Division One South Central rivals with a first start handed to new signing Marcus Mealing.
James Mulley opened the scoring for the Robins, firing home in the 24th minutes just inside the six yard box and Ousman Darboe made it 2-0 three minutes later with a strike from the edge of the penalty area.
Fixtures and Results sponsored by Wills & Lewis.
Marlow pulled one back on 33 minutes through Sanchez Parkes and that’s how it stayed.
Bracknell now turn their attentions to a home FA Cup tie on Saturday when they play host to Carshalton Athletic at Larges Lane. The full Saturday fixture list is here.
The Robins are in group 5 of the Velocity Trophy along with Hanwell Town, Chalfont St Peter, Westfield and FC Romania.
Chalfont and Hanwell play their first game on Tuesday 3rd September while Westfield host FC Romania on Tuesday 10th.
Support Football in Berkshire: Advertising your business on FiB is costs just £100 for a whole year. It’s a great way to get in front of on average 20,000 readers a month. By advertising with us, you help keep our website going and ensure that we can keep putting the time in to support and publicise the game we all love. Find out more here.
Don’t run a business? You can still support Football in Berkshire’s future by make a small contribution through the Ko-Fi button below: