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No fights this time!

Canvey Island Report
by Nelson on 22/07/2003

Nelson reports from Park Lane where Garry Hill's Daggers beat Canvey Island 3-0 in their second friendly match of the 2003/04 pre-season.

Canvey Island

Dagenham & Redbridge

Shipp 44
Janney 85
Meechan 89

Pre-Season Friendly
Park Lane
Tuesday 22 July 2003
Daggers notch up first win
The Daggers tonight notched up their first win of the 2003/04 pre-season, putting three past Canvey Island for no reply on a bumpy and uneven pitch that you wonder will be fit for football later in the season.

Using a more settled team than on Saturday against West Ham, Garry gave further tests to new-boys, Jimmy Jackson, Mark Bentley, Chris Piper, Leon Braithwaite, Neale Fenn and Alex Meechan. Danny Shipp (left) captained the side on the night.

After a fairly even first half Danny Shipp opened the scoring, a minute before the break from the penalty spot following Ashley Harrison's foul on Leon Braithwaite. Leon should have scored early in the game when through one-on-one with Harrison only to get the ball caught between his legs at the vital moment.

In the second half, Canvey pushed forward looking to equalise only to find James Pullen in good form, the triallist making several good saves.

A rash of late substitutions saw the game open up a little and with five minutes remaining, Mark Janney made no mistake having been put clear by Leon Braithwaite, putting the Daggers 2-0 up.

The scoring was completed in the 89th minute when Alex Meechan (right) scored his first goal in a Daggers shirt, tapping home another great pass from Braithwaite, a desperate lunge by a Canvey defender unable to keep the ball out.

Good performances on the night from Pullen, Bruce and Braithwaite in particular. Neale Fenn worked hard without ever looking like scoring unfortunately, Janney and Meechan making the real difference late in the game.

A serious downside to my evening personally was the abuse given to Leon Brathwaite by a few mindless idiots among the Daggers support which was bordering on racist at times.

You know who you are, stop it now.




Ashley Harrison (off 45 mins)
Stuart Thurgood (off 70 mins)
Chris Duffy (off 70 mins)
Ben Chenery
David Theobald
Gavin Cowan
Ty Gooden
Jeff Minton (off 70 mins)
Neil Midgley
Lee Boylan (off 70 mins)
Steve Parmenter (off 70 mins)


Danny Potter (on 45 mins)
John Kennedy (on 70 mins)
Neil Gregory (on 70 mins)
Ollie Berquez (on 70 mins)
Craig Davidson (on 70 mins)
Kevin Dobinson (on 70 mins)

James Pullen
Tim Cole (off 75 mins)
Ashley Vickers
Danny Shipp (off 75 mins)
Jimmy Jackson
Mark Bentley
Tarkan Mustafa
Chris Piper (off 46mins)
Paul Bruce
Leon Braithwaite
Neale Fenn (off 77 mins)


Mark Smith (on 75 mins)
Mark Janney (on 75 mins)
Danny Hill (on 46 mins)
Alex Meechan (on 77 mins)
Lenny Piper

Match Photos

Keep off the roads, this man can now officially drive!!

Leon Braithwaite and a Canvey defender

A different kind of ship to the usual one for the Daggers

The right Shipp about to put away his penalty

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