Aldershot 3 FC Halifax Town 2: Fax fightback falls short

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FC Halifax Town ran out of time in their defeat to Aldershot in the National League.

Two goals in six minutes put the hosts in charge, as Stevenson (18) and Walker (24) netted.

Walker added a third goal on 51 minutes, before Danny Hattersley replied for the visitors on the hour mark.

With seven minutes remaining, Fax cut the deficit further with a goal from David Brooks, but they were unable to snatch a dramatic equaliser.

Aldershot: Smith, Alexander, Oliver, Beckles, Anderton, Stevenson, Gallagher, Harris, Dan Walker, Charlie Walker, Brodie. Subs: Thomas, Lathrope, Saville, Barnes-Homer, Richards.

FC Halifax: Glennon, Hutchison, Bolton, Bencherif, Roberts, James, Tuton, Racchi, Hamilton, Brooks, Burrow. Subs: Trennery, McManus, Hattersley, Hibbs, Hughes.

Referee: Rob Whitton (Essex)

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