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  • 10/01/09
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Mansfield bow out in Quarters

Mansfield fell to 2 late goals as Anfield FC won 2-0 in their Quarter Final tie.

Mansfield are now the sole league representation in the National Cup after progressing 4-3 in Kirkby, and will travel to Anfield FC, who knocked out Derby City by a 3-0 scoreline thanks to 2 late goals.
Littleover also went out to last season's finallists Wellwyn St. Mary's 1-0.

Three out of four derby sides are through.
Derby City travelled to Coventry Saints and won 4-1, whereas Mansfield came from 3 goals down to beat Champions Church (Birmingham) 4-3. Meanwhile at Chester Green both AOG and Littleover hosted Liverpool sides, AOG losing 3-2 to Kirkby Res and Littleover beating Skelmersdale 7-0.
Round 3 takes place on 31st January and the draw goes fully National from here in.
Kirkby Res vs Mansfield
Arbourthorne CC (Sheff) or Anfield (Liv) vs Derby City
Littleover vs Welwyn St. Mary's (Herts)

Round 1 Results;
AOG 7 St Thomas ARYPT Res 1
Stanley Park 0 Mansfield 4
Round 2 Draw;
AOG v Kirkby Res / Real Riverside (B'ham) (still to play)
Mansfield v Champions Church (B'ham)
Skelmersdale Legends (Liv) v Littleover
Coventry Saints v Derby City
As a results of AOG progressing, the Beeston Free v AOG game scheduled for November 29th has now been postponed, and the Long Eaton v Beeston Free fixture has been brought forward from February. Long Eaton also had a blank weekend planned due to other team's national cup commitments.