Lincoln City sit top of the National League level on points with Forest Green Rovers but with three games in hand.
Priority number one for Danny Cowley has always been automatic promotion which he can now focus on after his team’s exit from The FA Cup and FA Trophy over the last week.
In some ways, this may have been a blessing in disguise.
Having said that, the two million pounds generated from the competitions plus the increased image of the city nationally have certainly done the club wonders off the pitch.
The next challenge for the Imps awaits at Boreham Wood tomorrow night where a much-improved host outfit will be out to topple the visitors from their perch.