VIDEO: Wisbech Town breeze past Halstead to set up mouth-watering FA Cup Fen derby
FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round: Wisbech Town 4 Halstead Town 0
IN-FORM Wisbech Town kept up their 100 per cent start to the season on Saturday with a comfortable FA Cup win over Halstead Town.
Steve Appleby’s Fenmen won their third game in a row to book a mouth-watering derby with March Town United in the next round of the world’s most famous cup competition.
Goals from Ollie Gale, Chris Bacon, Liam Nimmo and Sam Murphy secured the convincing FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round victory over first division Halstead.
The Fenmen make the short journey to fierce rivals March in the FA Cup Preliminary Round on September 3.
You may also want to watch:
However, Wisbech’s attention quickly returns to the Ridgeons Premier Division on Wednesday as they travel to Newmarket Town before facing the long trek to FC Clacton on Saturday.
- 1 161-mile trip from Yorkshire to Fen village ends in Covid breach fine
- 2 Green light for off-licence despite objections
- 3 'Eccentric traveller' to ride Penny-Farthing from London to Paris
- 4 More than 60 fines issued to Covid rulebreakers in Cambs this year
- 5 Council chief executive accused of 'indifference' over Covid-19 response
- 6 Dad's emotional tribute after baby son dies in A10 horror crash
- 7 All staff and residents at Chatteris care home now vaccinated against Covid
- 8 Van crashes into pram, killing five month old baby
- 9 Max and Chloe become pioneers of community housing success in Cambs village
- 10 Have your say on Mepal crematorium plans - but be quick