Banton on the spot as Hatters beat Shrimpers

Luton Town emerged as 3-1 winners over Southend United in their Final Third Development League clash this afternoon.

Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 5:52 pm
Updated Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 5:56 pm
Striker Zane Banton scored for Luton at Southend

Alex Atkinson had put the Hatters in front early on, before Kevan Hurst equalised for the Shrimpers.

However, in the second period, Isaac Galliford restored a youthful Luton side’s lead, while the victory was sealed late on by Zane Banton’s penalty after Luke Trotman was fouled.

Hatters: Gooch, Trotman, Onyemah, Bakinson, Musonda (C), Famewo, Cotter, Snelus, Banton, Atkinson, Galliford.

Subs: McJannet, Brown, Murray, Verney, Bean.