Match ends, Eastleigh 0, Braintree Town 2.
Braintree recorded their fifth away league victory of the season against managerless Eastleigh.
Dan Harding clumsily fouled Kenny Davis in the box before the latter dispatched the resulting penalty to give the away side the lead.
The visitors doubled their advantage on the hour mark after a Dan Sparkes cross was smashed home by Michael Cheek.
Lee Cook and Jack Midson both went close for the home side but Braintree held firm to move up to sixth place.
- 17CookBooked at 54mins
- 7OdubadeSubstituted forMidsonat 46'minutes
- 10ReasonSubstituted forPayneat 65'minutes
- 4IsaacSubstituted forBrundleat 81'minutes
- 23CheekSubstituted forMarksat 83'minutes
- 11SparkesBooked at 76minsSubstituted forMilesat 79'minutes
- John Busby
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Eastleigh 0, Braintree Town 2.
Attempt saved. Jack Midson (Eastleigh) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved.
Attempt saved. Jack Midson (Eastleigh) header from the right side of the box is saved.
Foul by Will Evans (Eastleigh).
Sean Marks (Braintree Town) wins a free kick.
Offside, Braintree Town. Sean Marks tries a through ball, but Sean Marks is caught offside.
Foul by Dan Harding (Eastleigh).
Taylor Miles (Braintree Town) wins a free kick.
Substitution, Braintree Town. Sean Marks replaces Michael Cheek.
Attempt missed. Lee Cook (Eastleigh) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
Substitution, Braintree Town. Mitch Brundle replaces Chez Isaac.
Foul by Jack Midson (Eastleigh).
Matt Paine (Braintree Town) wins a free kick.
Substitution, Braintree Town. Taylor Miles replaces Dan Sparkes.
Attempt missed. Jack Midson (Eastleigh) header from the left side of the box misses to the right.
Dan Sparkes (Braintree Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by Dan Sparkes (Braintree Town).