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Longton Rugby Club blindside flanker Mikey Allen has stressed the importance of this weekend’s match against Scunthorpe.
The team haven’t won since 13 January and are looking to end their three-match winless streak at home on Saturday.
Longton Rugby captain George Glenn says he’s confident ahead of Longton’s local derby against Sandbach this weekend.
Going back to October of last year, Sandbach ran out 72-0 winners against Longton, and Glenn believes that his side are in a good place to improve on that result on Saturday.
Staffordshire Cup finalists Longton will host Broadstreet this weekend at Longton Rugby Club in Trentham Lakes.
The home side will be buoyed by their previous result, knocking local rivals Stoke out of the Staffordshire Cup, winning 26-5 and reaching the final in the process.
Longton lost 31-3in their latest National League 3 Midlands encounter and were outplayed by promotion chasing Hinckley Town, who ran in five tries.
Hinckley scored twice in the first half through Rich Harris and Joe Glover. They then scored three more tries in the second half, first through prop David Peck, next from a penalty try and finally Harris scored for his second try of the match.