Match ends, Maidstone United 0, Braintree Town 2.
Braintree came through against Maidstone in an entertaining clash between two relegated National League sides.
The visitors hit the front early when Mo Sagaf scored from the penalty spot, and the visitors almost doubled their lead on the hour when Cameron James hit the post from the edge of the area.
Josh Taylor came close for Maidstone soon after when he headed Jack Richards' cross onto the bar.
But Braintree had the last word, with Korrey Henry sealing the points late on.
Match report supplied by the Press Association
- 8PowellSubstituted forAmaluzorat 51'minutes
- 23RichardsSubstituted forWaltonat 90'minutes
- 33EmberySubstituted forRomainat 63'minutes
- 6KaricBooked at 68minsSubstituted forCerulliat 68'minutes
- 28JamesSubstituted forSmithat 74'minutes
- Tom Reeves
Second Half ends, Maidstone United 0, Braintree Town 2.
Substitution, Maidstone United. Simon Walton replaces Jack Richards.
Goal! Maidstone United 0, Braintree Town 2. Korrey Henry (Braintree Town).
Substitution, Braintree Town. Kieran Smith replaces Cameron James.
Substitution, Braintree Town. Alfie Cerulli replaces Sven Karic.
Sven Karic (Braintree Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Substitution, Maidstone United. Elliott Romain replaces Jake Embery.
Substitution, Maidstone United. Justin Amaluzor replaces Jack Powell.
Second Half begins Maidstone United 0, Braintree Town 1.
First Half ends, Maidstone United 0, Braintree Town 1.
Goal! Maidstone United 0, Braintree Town 1. Mohammed Sagaf (Braintree Town) converts the penalty with a.
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.