fairford town 3-2 chipping sodbury town
10th january 2017
GFA Challenge Trophy
Fairford Town had to fight back twice from behind against Chipping Sodbury to book their place in the last four of the Gloucestershire Challenge Trophy.
Sam Jenkins gave the visitors to Cinder Lane an early lead when he finished from close range on 20 minutes.
Jason Milhench then levelled 10 minutes before the break with his fine effort from a tight angle.
On the hour though Fairford fell behind once again as Dan Drewett bundled the ball over his own line.
Fairford though hit straight back with Josh Morse scoring from the penalty spot just minutes later.
Morse then clinched victory for Fairford with another penalty on 73 minutes.
Jamie Zoldan was in fine form between the sticks for Fairford as he twice denied Sodbury an equalising goal while the visitors’ hope were dashed late on when Harley Warren received his marching orders.