A strong Dunmow Rhodes display saw them run out as 5-0 winners over Rayleigh Town in The County Works Vauxhall Mid Essex League Division One.
Takeley recovered from going a goal down to defeat Redbridge 2-1 and maintain their push at the top of the Essex Senior League on Saturday.
On Saturday Takeley beat Tower Hamlets 7-2 in the FA Vase, however on Tuesday night Marc Das’ side were held to 1-1 Essex Senior League draw by the same opponents.
Takeley stormed through to the second round qualifying of the FA Vase with a 7-2 win over Tower Hamlets on Saturday.
Takeley boss Marc Das was pleased his side responded to their first Essex Senior League loss of the season by getting back to winning ways.
A silky piece of skill from Takeley match-winner Reece Barrett helped his side beat Sawbridgeworth Town 3-2 on Tuesday and return to the top of the table.
Takeley boss Marc Das could not hide his disappointment as his side conceded with virtually the last kick of the game to draw 2-2 away to Barkingside.
Charlie Cole’s penalty was enough to hand Takeley a 1-0 home victory over FC Romania and stretch their unbeaten start to the Essex Senior League season to five games.
Honours were shared between manager Marc Das’ new club Takeley and his former side Sawbridgeworth Town at Station Road on Saturday.
Top-of-the-table Takeley maintained their 100 per cent winning start to the league season with a 2-0 triumph over Redbridge on Tuesday.