MATCH REPORT | Brackley Town 1-2 Hemel

It was National League north opposition for the second time in a week for the Tudors and this time it was regular play off contenders Brackley. It promised to be a real test but it was a challenge they accepted and it ended up with them gaining their first win under the new management team of Bircham and Bateman, after a draw and three defeats in the previous warm up games.

Brackley, who finished third in their division last season, have kept