Town slip out of play-off places

Actions from the game, Halifax Town v Alfreton at The Shay
Actions from the game, Halifax Town v Alfreton at The Shay

FC Halifax Town have slipped back out of the top five after last night’s results in the Skrill Premier.

There was a mixed bag of results for the Shaymen on Tuesday night, with play-off rivals Grimsby losing at home to Luton.

But Gateshead moved above Town in the table after recovering from a 1-0 half-time deficit to win 2-1.

Halifax are now one point behind Nuneaton and two points behind Gateshead, with a game in hand over both.

1 Luton 38 15 3 1 55 12 9 8 2 33 15 +61 83

2 Alfreton 39 13 3 2 38 22 8 1 12 21 36 +1 67

3 C’bridge 36 14 3 2 38 9 4 9 4 16 16 +29 66

4 G’head 39 9 6 4 32 22 8 5 7 27 26 +11 62

5 Nuneaton 39 11 4 5 26 22 6 6 7 23 29 -2 61

6 Halifax 38 14 4 1 50 17 3 5 11 23 37 +19 60

7 Grimsby 36 9 6 4 35 22 8 3 6 19 16 +16 60

8 Barnet 39 10 5 5 27 20 7 4 8 22 22 +7 60

9 K’nster 38 13 3 3 41 21 4 5 10 15 33 +2 59

10 F Green 37 13 3 4 43 18 4 4 9 27 33 +19 58