It was another difficult day for manager John McDermott as he watched his National League North Alfreton Town side slip to a second away defeat in four days, despite taking a lead inside 33 seconds at Darlington on Saturday.
Shirebrook Town, who have signed Ryan Herbert from Rainworth and AFC Mansfield’s Danny Williams, made it three wins in a week with a 4-1 Northern Counties East League Division One victory at Eccleshill United.
RUMOUR MILL: Mbappe subject to two £113.5m bids from Manchester City and Real Madrid | Manchester United offer £36m for Inter Milan’s Perisic | Ranieri now strong second favourite for Leeds United job | Atletico Madrid want Costa from back Chelsea | West Ham enter the race for Barkley
Here are today’s rumours from the world of football . . .