Grantham Town crash out of FA Trophy at Soham

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FA Trophy

First round qualifying replay

Soham Town Rangers 4

Grantham Town 1 (aet)

Grantham Town’s hopes of advancing in the FA Trophy competition were brought crashing down at Soham on Tuesday night.

Luke Stanley gave the home side the lead on 19 minutes.

The game went into extra time after the Gingerbreads’ finally equalised through Adie Hawes in the third minute of injury time.

With Gary King dismissed before the end of normal play, 10-man Grantham battled through the extra half hour but conceded thrice more, with Soham’s goals coming from Gary Darling, Buster Harradine and Connor Wood.

Att: 125