The 5th XI suffered another defeat on their travels, losing 1-0 against Upminster 5s.
Despite playing well in the first half the 5s were unable to convert numerous chances into goals.
This close fought game between two well-matched teams ended the first half with the spoils shared. Upminster came out for the second half showing greater determination and their play was rewarded with a breakaway goal mid-way through the half.
Chelmsford threw all they had at their deference but were unable to penetrate their excellent goalkeeper who produced several important saves to leave the score 1-0.