Grantham Town under-18s march on in cup

An open training day will be held for Sleaford Town Junior FC on Saturday, October 22
An open training day will be held for Sleaford Town Junior FC on Saturday, October 22

FA Youth Cup

Second qualifying round

Grantham Town 2

Dunkirk FC 1

Grantham Town under-18s progressed to the Third Round Qualifying of the competition with victory at The Meres on Thursday night.

James King opened the scoring for the Gingerbreads in the 12th minute and the home side maintained their lead until half time.

Jacob Consterdine doubled Grantham’s advantage midway through the second half.

Dunkirk pulled a goal back with around 10 minutes left, and were then reduced to 10 men just before the final whistle.

Grantham Town: Brine, Farmer, Eatough, Waite, Johnson, Duffy, Harrison, Higgins, Denty, Consterdine, King. Subs: Pollard, Cotterill, Hainsley, Shield, Hardy.