ZACK Dale scored two penalties but it was not enough as Barnoldswick Town were beaten 5-2 by Squires Gate on Saturday.

After good work by Josh Hill, Dale was fouled in the box and dispatched the penalty as Town took a 1-0 lead after 12 minutes.

Billy Akrigg equalised for the home side in the 28th as the two teams went into the break tied at 1-1.

Riccardo scored the first of his three goals as Squires Gate took a 2-1 lead two minutes into the second half.

Another penalty scored by Dale saw Town draw the scores level after 51 minutes.

Egidi got his second in 69th minute before two goals at the end secured all three points for the Blackpool side.

The first of those two saw Egidi secure his hat-trick in the 90th minute.

James Boyd then added a fifth for Squires Gate two minutes into time added on.

The loss sees Town drop to sixth in the Hallmark Security League's Premier Division, while Squires Gate are in ninth place.

Town travel to Burscough this Saturday.