After three excellent away performances there was disappointment for Greens fans on Saturday as the team returned to Emerald Park.
Gorleston had to settle for a point in Haverhill on Saturday after conceding two injury time goals.
Gorleston recorded back-to-back defeats in the league for the first time since November as they lost a tight encounter at Emerald Park,
Gorleston battled with 10 men for over an hour to gain an excellent away win in a feisty encounter.
The Greens turned in a battling performance against promotion-chasing Stowmarket in a game they deserved to take something from.
An injury-time penalty condemned Gorleston to their third defeat in a row.
Gorleston made it four unbeaten in all competitions and two clean sheets in a row with this hard-fought win.
A goal three minutes into stoppage time earned Gorleston their first league point since the opening week of the season.
Gorleston were hit by a sucker punch late in a game they should have sewn up by half-time.
Gorleston manager Stu Larter admits his side face a tough challenge to improve on last season's eighth place finish in the Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division.
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