TWO early goals earned Eccleshall AFC a 2-1 success over visiting AFC Leek Town, in the Staffs County League.
Callum Southern fired the Pershall Park side ahead after just eight minutes, before Kane Fletcher made it 2-0 on 19 minutes.
Eccleshall should have added more before half-time, but wasted good possession. AFC Leek pulled one back, thanks to an own goal with ten minutes remaining.
It is back to duty for Eccleshall first team this Saturday when they visit Abbey Hey in the North West Counties League Cup (3pm).
On the same day, AFC Eccleshall entertain Florence in the league (2.30pm). On Tuesday, Eccleshall visit Leek CSOB in the NWC league (7.45pm).