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Worcester aim to set record straight against Altrincham
WORCESTER City are determined there will be no repeat of the FA Trophy disappointment against Altrincham when the play-off rivals clash on Saturday.
Only goal difference separates City from the fifth-placed Robins ahead of the Blue Square Bet North match at St George’s Lane.
Carl Heeley’s team propelled themselves back into the mix after winning 3-0 at lowly Colwyn Bay last Saturday.
They also have a point to prove after losing 3-0 to Altrincham in non-league’s premier knock-out competition in November.
“The players are capable and they’ve proved that because it’s tough at Colwyn Bay,” the Worcester manager said. “They’ve got that skill and a work ethic, sometimes they lack a little bit of knowledge and experience, but if we turn up against anybody they’ll be in for a tough game.
“Altrincham have got a lot of firepower and we’ve got to guard against that but we’re not too bad ourselves.”