High fives for Tring Corries as Clean Slate are thrashed

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Tring Corinthians eased back into gear with a convincing victory over Clean Slate FC In their first outing for five weeks.

Corries started like a train as Aaron West linked up with Trevor Gibbs down the left and fired a shot into the corner of the net.

Five minutes later it was 2-0 as Andy Wheeler King was dumped on his backside and Trevor Gibbs converted the penalty.

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It was one-way traffic, with Tring using the wind to their advantage.

Andy Humphreys struck a post and went close on several occasions, before Mark Burfoot was fouled in the box and another spot kick was awarded.

This time, Gibbs fluffed his lines with a tame effort that was easily saved.

Amazingly, Clean Slate got back into it at the start of the second half. Dave Adamson failed to gather a through-ball and the home team scored with their first shot.

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But then normal service was resumed as Ben Alcock struck the post and Humphreys fired in the rebound.

Soon afterwards, Wheeler King went through and was denied – however he set up Humphreys for his 13th goal of the season.

Wheeler King made it five before the end with a well finished goal.

Tring Corinthians: Adamson, Groves, West, Myatt (Miles), Lear, Burfoot, Wheeler-King, Jary (Salmon), Humphreys (Duncan), Alcock, Gibbs.