Slough's poor record in Essex continued as they fell
to another defeat.
Confidence was high as Slough went into the game off
the back of two straight wins, but that confidence didn't last long
as Sean Marks found the net from 5 yards out following Cousin's
cross as early as the 15th minute.
The home side dominated the rest of the half, with
only saves from Clark Masters from Artun and Gillespie keeping the
Shinn came close to doubling the home side's
advantage early in the second half before an injury to top
goalscorer Ian Hodges compounded Slough's misery after 55 minutes,
with Hodges being replaced by Matt Seedel.
Leigh Mason forced a good saves from Swift's
goalkeeper Nicholls, before the game looked to be turning in
Slough's favour, as Paul Abbot was sent off for clashing with Leon
Woodruffe, with the Rebels midfielder receiving a yellow for his
Despite the one-man advantage, Slough failed to
create any more decent chances and Heybridge held on for a deserved