We came from behind as a Harry Ottaway treble earned us an important win against Folkestone Invicta, writes James Barrett-Sterling.
Carshalton Athletic 4 - 2 Folkestone Invicta
Bostik Premier League
Saturday 2nd March 2019
Last five results: LDWDW
Our 'Man of the Match': Harry Ottaway
Peter Adeniyi replaced the injured Ola Sogbanmu from Tuesday night, while Bobby Price was fit enough to be named back among the substitutes.
Folkestone's Ira Jackson forced Patrick Ohman into a low save at his near post inside the first 60 seconds and the blistering start to the match continued two minutes later.
Ottaway's forward run was found neatly by Adeniyi and the striker hit a firm shot across keeper Tim Roberts couldn't prevent flashing inside the top far corner.
Tommy Bradford teed Ottaway up for a similar chance minutes later but this time Roberts did manage to parry the ball aw