Epping Town are closing in on promotion from Senior Division Four of the Essex Olympian League after a resounding 9-2 victory at Toby Reserves.
With five games to play, Epping Town are three matches away from sealing promotion.
However promotion could be guaranteed with just two wins provided one is against Lakeside Reserves who along with Dagenham United are the only sides who can overtake Epping Town into second place.
Epping Town trail leaders Corinthians, who beat Leigh Ramblers Reserves 2-1 yesterday, by four points.
Epping Town were 6-1 up at half-time and went on to score three further goals in the second half with Alex Paraskeva ,Daniel Garfinkle and Kieran Dickerson each scoring twice and Liam Clifton, Brad Gayer and Eamon Payne also finding the net.
Next Saturday Epping Town visit Shenfield where a victory could mean a promotion party at the last home game of the season, against Canning Town Reserves at Stonards Hill on Saturday, March 9.