IT WAS a good night tonight (Tuesday) for the Walton neighbours in Ryman South. Walton & Hersham moved up to second place with a 2-0 home win over Three Bridges while Walton Casuals enjoyed a lone-goal victory at Ramsgate.
THAMESMEAD wasted no time in the FA Trophy replay at Burgess Hill tonight (Tuesday). Rob Carter scored after seven minutes, Rikki Cable netted a minute later, and that was all they needed for a 2-0 victory.
THE Newson twins grabbed two FA Trophy goals apiece yesterday (Saturday), but with contrasting results. Ben’s double led Heybridge to a 4-1 home win over Worthing but Sam’s pair could not save Needham Market from a 4-3 home defeat at the hands of Maidston
RYMAN League clubs continue to thrive in the FA Cup after the replays last night (Tuesday) saw five more clubs reach the second qualifying round, making an impressive total of 33 survivors out of the 37 possible when Saturday’s games began.
HEYBRIDGE collected their first Ryman North victory of the season last night (Tuesday) – and how! They hammered eight unanswered goals past stunned hosts Redbridge, who were actually above them in the table at kick-off time.
TODAY'S draw for the second qualifying round of the FA Cup with Budweiser has produced nine all-Ryman League ties, the pick of them arguably the one in which Saturday's giant-killers Waltham Forest host Premier leaders Hampton.