Match Of The Week: Havant & Waterlooville 0-0 AFC Wimbledon

Quite a lot has changed since the last time we looked at the top of the Blue Square South on here. Two months ago, it looked as if Chelmsford City were going to walk away with the championship, but their form has collapsed while AFC Wimbledon went on a run of thirteen wins from fourteen matches which left them clear of the chasing pack at the top of the table. Chelmsford have been replaced as Wimbledon’s nearest challengers by Hampton & Richmond Borough, who themselves had won seven matches in a row prior to yesterday afternoon. Going into yesterday’s round of matches Wimbledon were nine points clear at the top of the table but with Chelmsford having already blown a similar lead at the top of the table, no-one is taking anything for granted at Kingsmeadow yet. It is just over a year since Havant & Waterlooville took the lead twice at Anfield before losing 5-2 against Liverpool in the FA Cup. Just two of the players that started in that match are in the starting eleven for this match. This season has been a disastrous one for the Hawks. They had a reasonable run in the FA Trophy (finally going out in the Fourth Round at the hands of York City) and had another televised payday in the FA Cup First Round, but they started amongst the pre-season...

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