Date: 13th January 2014 at 9:51am
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The management duo each had their own reasons to be disappointed following the loss to Fleetwood last weekend.

A late goal from their striker David Ball was enough to secure them victory in the 76th minute, but manager Wayne Burnett seemed to be more focused on another goal in his after match interviews.

In quotes carried by London24 following the match, our gaffer was clearly left astounded by the one decision of the officials in the game.

A minute from time striker Rhys Murphy appeared to have salvaged a point for us, but the officials decided that their captain Mark Roberts had cleared the ball prior to it crossing the line.

‘It’s a goal, their goalkeeper has said it’s over the line, their centre half is saying it’s over the line. How the linesman can’t see it I don’t know. Even I am thinking from where I stand it’s over the line. I can’t work it out and I have got to be careful with what I say but it’s a goal as far as I’m concerned.’

Speaking a bit more generally about the game, Burnett had to concede that in the first half they were the better side on the day, but he felt we did a lot better in the second half and we came out from the break on the front foot and really taking the game to them and that was reflected in the chances we had which he knows we should’ve scored from, because for him, they only had one chance and it went in and we could’ve already put the game beyond them by that point with the chances Hines, Saah and Doe had.

The disappointment was again that we switched off defensively and it’s something he’s now talking about every week when it comes to us conceding goals.

For coach Darren Currie he also talked about how we were better in the second half in his interview on the Official Site as we had more consistency about us and a much better grip on the overall game, so scoring as they did was a sucker punch and has left everyone disappointed at the final whistle.

Instead of talking about our disallowed goal, he chose to comment on the injury sustained by new loan signing Dominic Samuel who had to leave five minutes before the end of the first half.

‘Samuel’s injury doesn’t look great, we’ve had a look at it and it’s a twist to the knee which is unfortunate as he’s only a boy. He was doing okay up until that injury.’

Hopefully it won’t be anything too major for the lad.