B&P Sports Selby Cup
FT: Cliffe FC Reserves 3 – 4 Hensall & Kellington
Cliffe FC Reserves are narrowly beaten 4-3 by Hensall & Kellington, in their second B&P Sports Selby Cup match.
Malcolm Bryce writes…
The score read 1-1 at half-time, Hensall striking the woodwork a couple of times before opening scoring from close range. Cliffe drew level before the break, Joe White being pushed in the area and Tom Dunning converting the penalty, 1-1 HT.
Tom Dunning grabbed his second from a cross that sailed all the way into the net as Hensall grabbed their second in the opening moments of the second half. Nigel Horner scored Cliffe’s third to make the scoreline 3-2 but a late surge from Hensall saw the Selby League side grab the a 4-3 win.
Cliffe FC MOTM: Lewys Williams.
LRB Trophies Hensall & Kellington MOTM: TBC.
The 3pm kick-off that was meant to see Cliffe FC face Tadcaster Town was cancelled on Friday evening as Tad Town could not raise a side. A 0-0 draw was given by Selby Cup officials as both sides could not rearrange before next Saturday’s final round of fixtures.
Busy week for Cliffe FC this week as the First Team travel to face Brooklyn on Tuesday evening, 8pm KO. Cliffe FC Reserves are back in action on Wednesday versus Hemingbrough United Veterans. The Selby Cup continues this coming Saturday as Cliffe FC face Drax and Cliffe FC Reserves face Goole United Reserves.