Eastleigh comfortably beaten by Dover

New caretaker boss and former manager Richard Hill returned to the dug out on Saturday however it wasn’t the result he would of liked.

Ricky Miller’s fourth hat-trick of the season earned Dover a comfortable victory over Eastleigh at The Crabble Athletic Ground.

Miller side-footed the hosts into a third-minute lead after a good save from Ryan Clarke and from there Dover were always in control.

Eastleigh threatened , but Miller put the result beyond doubt with his second of the afternoon after 71 minutes.

The 27-year-old took his tally for the season to 32 goals eight minutes later to extend Dover’s unbeaten run to four games, while Eastleigh have now gone eight league matches without a win.