League & Cup Results 2001/02
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Leamington 2 Rugby Town 2 - 01/04/02 - Midland Combination Division One
Taken from the Leamington Courier online
SUBSTITUTE Justin McClurg scored a last-minute equaliser to give Rugby a point they scarcely deserved at a packed New Windmill on Easter Monday.
It was harsh on Brakes, who should have been 3-1 up with three minutes left when a Josh Blake strike was bafflingly ruled out for offside. That was their second disallowed goal of an afternoon on which little seemed to go right. Brakes were the better side in all departments and the Midland Combination Division One leaders could have had few complaints had they been beaten.
Brakes co-manager Jason Cadden said: "We lost a bit of concentration at the end when we should have been two up.  "I couldn't see what was wrong with that third goal. Fair play to Rugby for coming back at us, but I don't think they deserved it."

Glen Webb had the 1,204 strong crowd roaring as early as the 11th minute when he rose to Steve Thompson corner past Neil Leech. But the goal was disallowed for an infringement no one seemed to have spotted.  Brakes continued to dominate. Webb caused problems with his speed and power and there were chances for Blake.

Fittingly Webb opened the scoring, rising to meet a Nick Mort free kick with a header every bit as emphatic as the one which was disallowed. Webb and Blake could both have stretched the lead before the break.
Captain Brain Agar was producing some fine footwork and played a key part in the second goal. Blake got it, firing in from close range when his captain's shot on the turn was beaten against the post by the keeper.
With Brakes rampant, it should all have been over by then. But Rugby dug deep and pulled one back through Ian Morgan. His header from a corner exploited the one familiar chink in Brakes' armour.

Paul Nicholls added new attacking bite in place of the tiring Agar, but a third Brakes goal was proving frustratingly elusive. Richard Morris was forced into a rare piece of activity at the other end, diving superbly.  With provider Webb and 'scorer' Blake both surging forward from deep, Brakes third goal should have sealed the win.  But with the whistle for offside still ringing in their aggrieved ears, Brakes had to watch McClurg fire a low, powerful shot past the despairing Morris