This afternoon, Farnborough return to Silver Jubilee Park to take on hosts, Hendon in the Hendon Invitation Cup Final, kick off 3:30pm.
Farnborough were locked in a stalemate with Evo-Stik League Southern Premier Division outfit, Slough Town on Saturday afternoon, and the two sides could only be separated by Penalty kicks.
Following an initial 0-0 draw, Farnborough won 4-2 on Penalties to seal book their place in the Final. Nic Ciardini, Jack Battie, Eddie Smith and Josh Huggins successfully converted spot-kicks for Boro’.
Farnborough last time out (vs Slough Town): Aaron Bufton (gk), John Oyenuga, Marcus Moody, CJ Fearn (Capt), Terrell Forbes, Josh Huggins, Jack Barton, Jack Battie, Dennis Oli, Eddie Smith, Nic Ciardini, Jamal Batchilly, Harry Knight, Habib Cissoko, Jordan Goater, Jack Hellewell, Ethan Allen, Ryan Zidyana and a Trialist (gk).
Farnborough suffered their first defeat of Pre-Season to Ryman Premier side, Merstham
Hendon are familiar opposition to Farnborough, having met The Greens in the Ryman Premier last Season.
Gary McCann’s side comfortably beat Farnborough 3-0 on Home turf last campaign, but lost the reverse fixture 0-1 at The Rushmoor Community Stadium.
Hendon booked their place in the Final with a 2-0 victory over Ryman League Division One South side, Carshalton Athletic, courtesy of a goal in each half from Spencer McCall and Karl Oliyide.
Hendon last time out (vs Carshalton Athletic): Tyler McCarthy (gk), Luke Tingey, Arthur Lee, Casey Maclaren, Dave Diedhiou, Keagan Cole, Omar Vassell, Spencer McCall, Kezie Ibe, Karl Oliyide, Mayowa Balogan, Andre Da Costa, Charlie Kuehn, Finbarr Robins, Oliver Achille, Scott Cousins, Khale Da Costa and Mahrez Bettache.
Hendon lost 0-1 Away to Farnborough in the Ryman Premier back in December last year
The Referee for Sunday’s Final is Dave Bushall.
Date: Sunday 24 July 2016
Kick Off: 3:30pm
Competition: Hendon Invitation Cup Final Fixture
Stadium Address: Hendon Football Club, Silver Jubilee Park, Townsend Lane, West Hendon, London, NW9 7NE.
Admission prices for all supporters are:
- Adult £5
- Under 18’s £1.
The Admission will entitle you to watch one or both games.
Farnborough will be playing in our White kit for Sunday’s game.
Silver Jubilee Park
Click here for Directions to Silver Jubilee Park.
Hendon FC have informed us that the Clubhouse will be open for Refreshments throughout the weekend.
If next weekend is your first visit to Silver Jubilee Park, then check out this guide on the Hendon FC website for all the information you need to know.
The competition is being sponsored by Triangle Pensions and there will be a Trophy for the winning team.
Enjoy the games!
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