Hard working Bury Town we boosted by the return of Cemal Ramadan to the Blues and a brace from the returning striker and a lot of hard graft from everyone secured the win. On 5 minutes Tommy Hughes got in to the box for Bury but his shot was blocked. Tilbury had a great chance on 9 minutes with Mitchell Gilbey putting his free kick low to the bottom corner but a good save from George Bugg saved Bury. Jack Carlile picked up the ball for Tilbury in a good passion but lofted his shot high over the bar on 15 minutes. Joe White launched a long ball in to the Tilbury box looking for Ramadan, but the ball was just too long on 26 minutes. A Great tackle from Kyran Clements on 38 minutes denied George Sykes a shoot chance on 38 minutes. Both sides would have felt they should have been in front at the break, but it was all square at the half time whistle.
Half Time: Tilbury 0 Bury Town 0
With everything to play for second half both sides continued to press forward with little end product early in the half. On 49 minutes Sykes went in on the Bury keeper but save hands from Bugg ended the move. On 61 minutes Ollie Hughes broke forward for Bury and was off into the box but shot wide. Tilbury made the breakthrough on 66 minutes when a lapse of concentration for the Blues let Jack Carlile in to open the scoring for Tilbury. Bury kept working hard and getting forward. With the clock running down Bury had to wait until the 81 minutes when a fast break down the wing found Cemal Ramadan out wide and a well struck low drive flew past the keeper and nestled in the bottom far corner of the net. A trip in the box from Tilbury saw the Ref award Bury a penalty and Ramadan stepped up to fire Bury in front on 85 minutes. They game was end to end up to the final whistle but Bury stood firm to clinch a hard fought three points.