Rebels lose away to Hythe

George Gaskin
George Gaskin

WORTHING Football Club suffered a second successive league defeat when they lost 4-2 away to Hythe Town this afternoon.

The hosts took the lead in the Ryman League South Division match through Shaun Welford after 19 minutes and Craig Thompson doubled their advantage five minutes later.

George Gaskin pulled a goal back three minutes later but Hythe restored their two-goal lead through Thompson early in the second half.

Harvey Sparks made it 3-2 on 64 minutes but Hythe sealed their win through James Morrish in the final minute.

Rebels host Corinthian Casuals on Wednesday in their next match.