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Robins head to Old Gold in form

Gaffer hoping for more of the same from his boys

Chris Hughes is hoping his free scoring Robins can continue their rich vein of form as they head to struggling Carmarthen Town on Saturday.

The Robins, who have notched an impressive 17 goals in their last six outings in league and cup and the form team of the bottom six heading to Richmond Park.

He said: "We have been brilliant, we have been finding out feet in front of goal which is good.

"We have conceded more goals that we would have liked, but we have been scoring which is the main thing.

"We want to do that again, it was a good performance and win last week at a place where it is tough to play at the best of times.

"Saturday will be a different test, but one we will be ready for."

The Robins go into the game on the back of that 4-3 thriller at Llandudno last week where they twice came from behind to win.

They were reduced to 10 men at the end when Dave Jones was sent off for violent conduct.

Hughes added: "We showed great character to go up there and come from behind.

"At the best of times it is tough to win there and get a result, and especially against the conditions, but we coped well, we showed a little bit of quality with Rushy and saw it through."

Winger Luke Boundford became one of the first Robins players to play in every position for the club, when he donned the gloves as Jones was dismissed and the Robins had used all three substitutes.

Hughes added: "He put his hand up straight away and went in fair play to him, he didn't have to.

"He didn't have anything to do, as we saw the game out, but he did ask if he was training with the keepers of the other boys in training on Tuesday."

The Old Gold, as always will pose a tough test to Hughes and his side.

Despite a resurgence in recent weeks, they Richmond Park side hit the headlines this week following the court case of Mark Aizlewood, and the subsequent sacking of the boss.

But Hughes still knows the threats, and believes recent signings have given the strugglers a side fit for the top six.

He added: "With signings like Mark Jones and Luke Bowen, two of the most experienced players in this league, they have a side that can fit in with the top six.

"Despite what happened they are still a good side, stronger now, and we will have to be wary of them."

Hughes has a only Dave Jones missing and Jamie Price a doubt with an ankle problem.

He has admitted he may have selection headaches after players came off the bench to impress last week, and striker Ethan Jones, recently signed from Halesowen could feature.

He added: "Pricey has an ankle problem we will look at, but other than that we are fit.

"Young Jack will be in goal we have no problems with that, he did great for us last season.

"Elsewhere we will have a think because lads came on and did really well last week.

"And young Ethan trained well this week, we liked what we saw, and you don't play in the Football League if you haven't got a bit about you.

"He's slotted in well and is in the squad for Saturday."