Robins into County Cup semi-finals
PUBLISHED: 18:26 29 January 2011
Copyright: I Hitchcock
THERE were important wins for both Budleigh and Royal Marines AFC on the final Saturday of January.
The Militarymen were in South West Peninsula League, Premier Division, action and they produced a stunning result, winning 6-4 at the Erme Valley home of Ivybridge Town.
The outcome of the game was all the more stunning owing to the fact that, twenty minutes into the game, the home side led 4-0!
Meanwhile Budleigh booked a Graddon Vending, Devon Premier Cup, semi-final against fellow SWP Eastern Division side, Stoke Gabriel with a 3-1 win over Boca Seniors at Greenway Lane.
In the league, Budleigh find themselves slightly further behind the top two after both Appledore and Liverton claimed wins.
Check out next week’s Journal for match reports and indeed news of all the other local area football from the final weekend of the opening month of 2011.