JAMES Roberts made it five goals in three games to help maintain Oxford City’s impressive start.

The former Oxford United striker bagged a first-half brace in the 4-0 home win over Tonbridge Angels in Vanarama National League South.

It took just ten minutes for David Oldfield’s side to go ahead, Harvey Bradbury finishing Lewis Coyle’s pass.

Roberts scored twice from range in the space of ten minutes to put the hosts 3-0 up by half-time.

Elliot Benyon added a fourth goal late on to leave City third in the fledgling table.

Banbury United boss Andy Whing admitted their trip to Southern League Premier Division Central leaders Coalville Town was a “game too far for us” as they crashed to a 6-1 defeat.

The Puritans had experienced the midweek high of a penalty shoot-out win in the Emirates FA Cup, but were brought back down to earth.

Henry Landers opened the scoring for the visitors, but it went downhill from there.

Striker Ricky Johnson had to go in goal after Jack Harding was sent off for conceding a penalty in the second half.

Kidlington beat Didcot Town 2-1 to reach third round qualifying in the Buildbase FA Trophy.

Callum Harvey and Steve Robertson put the hosts in charge with goals in the opening 25 minutes.

George Jeacock pulled a goal back on the hour, but Kidlington held on.

Wantage Town are enjoying their best run in the competition after goals from Josh Tooke and Ryan Knight earned a 2-0 win at Sholing.

North Leigh went through after coming from behind to win 4-2 at Thatcham Town.

Trailing 2-0 at half-time, Luke Carnell began the fightback.

Substitute Anaclet Odhiambo scored twice in the final 15 minutes, sandwiching Scott Isherwood's effort.

Thame United also progressed, beating visitors Cirencester Town 4-1.

All the goals came in the first half, where Greg Hackett (2), Lynton Goss and Ryan Blake netted for the hosts.