In the first of two Cup games at Paddy Power Park this week, Farnborough take on Whitchurch United in the Hampshire Senior Cup Quarter Finals.
Farnborough have made it to the Hampshire Senior Cup, sponsored by BSA Regal, Quarter Finals and are just two wins away from booking a place at this year’s final, with Lymington Town, Sholing, Gosport Borough, Winchester City, Horndean and AFC Bournemouth the other teams still currently left in the competition.
Farnborough received an exemption into the second round of this seasons Hampshire Senior Cup and then beat Cowes Sport 2-0 in the 2nd Round. Spencer Day’s side then overcame Petersfield Town 7-1 in the last 16 to make it into the Quarter Finals.
Former Dagenham & Redbridge defender Kurtis Pykes was also added to the squad on Saturday, along with defender Simon Cox and both should be available to make home debuts on Tuesday evening.
Manager Spencer Day goes into the game knowing he will be unable to field loan players for this competition.
Farnborough from: Ashley West (gk), Amadeu Arnau, Ollie Treacher, Lloyd Foot (Capt), Adam Brice, Darryl Siaw, Simon Cox, Kurtis Pykes Courtney Fearn, Harry Grant, Phil Page, Louie Theophanous and Duncan Culley.
Midfielder CJ Fearn has started the last two games | Photo © Don Blandford
Visitors Whitchurch United are currently fifth in the Sydenham’s Football League (Wessex) Premier Division with 48 points and 56 goals from 25 games.
Manager by Carl Bennett, The Jam Boys drew 2-2 at home to Fareham Town in their most recent League fixture, at the weekend.
Whitchurch United last time out: Brad Snelling (gk), Taurean Manders, Josh Harfield, Scott Hassell, Mitch Fear (Capt), Matt Austin, Lerone Plummer, Chris Manning, Danny Phillips, Jack McCarthy, Jamie Mansell, Danny Barker, Tom Lockyer, Mike Patrick, Nathan Gray, Tyler Lewis and Cole Hinchliffe.
Jamie Mansell tests out the Fareham Town keeper in Saturday’s entertaining 2-2 draw
- If the scores are level at the end of 90 minutes the game will go straight to penalty kicks.
- Winners proceed to the semi-finals of the competition.
Match Officials: Tuesday’s Referee is Jonathan Hollier (Basingstoke) and his Assistants are Guy Poynter (Basingstoke) and Federico Ardiles (Fleet).
Date: Tuesday 20 January 2015
Competition: Hampshire Senior Cup Quarter Final Fixture
Venue: Farnborough FC, Paddy Power Park, Cherrywood Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 8UD.
Kick off is at 7:45pm and admission prices are:
- Adults £6
- Concession £4
- Under 16′s FREE.
Please Note: Season tickets are NOT valid for Cup fixtures.
- Car Park £2
Please note that there will be NO Match Day Programme for this fixture, but there will be one produced for Saturday’s FA Trophy clash.
Please note the following rule change for all Hampshire FA County Cup matches; Rule 25: In ties where there is a draw after 90 minutes play or the agreed time having been played the match shall be decided by penalty kicks as per Rule 38. Extra time will not be played in any tie.
If circumstances and conditions do not permit penalty kicks being taken, and in matches in which they are begun but not completed, the match will be replayed.
- Farneys Cafe/The Cherrywood Bar will be open for business.
- Replica Shirts will continued to be sold in the Club Shop which open is due to be open from 7pm.
- Bookings for the FaST Coach to our upcoming away game at Sutton United will be taken at the 50/50 table.
- Mighty Yellows Membership packs available, please ask at the club shop for more details.
- Join the Facebook Event here!
New to Paddy Power Park? Find out more ahead of your visit to Cherrywood Road by reading here.
Don’t forget to head back to www.farnboroughfc.co.uk on Tuesday evening after the game to vote for your Farnborough Man of the Match against Whitchurch United here.
Enjoy the game!
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Other Hampshire Senior Cup Quarter Final ties:
Tuesday 20 January
Lymington Town vs Sholing (KO 7:45pm)
Gosport Borough vs Winchester City (KO 7:45pm)
Tuesday 27 January
Horndean vs AFC Bournemouth (KO 7:45pm)
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