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Binfield through in Floodlit Cup and huge win for Eversley & California

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Binfield through in Floodlit Cup and huge win for Eversley & California

Two teams in need of victories took to the field on Tuesday night and both came away with victories.

For Binfield, the Perpetua Press Floodlit Cup has provided some much needed relief from Hellenic League travails and did so again as a Carlo Santoro strike and an Ian Davies hat trick gave the Moles a 4-1 win at Windsor.

Binfield’s last win came in the same competition at the start of January, a 4-2 penalty shootout victory over Brimscombe & Thrupp following a 3-3 draw after extra time and is significant as their first normal time win since Brimscombe 2-0 in the Challenge Cup on the 29th December.

Herridge’s side led 1-0 at half time through Davies while ‘that man’ Dan Roberts levelled up on 52 minutes.

Dan Roberts. Photo: Neil Graham.
Dan Roberts. Photo: Neil Graham.

A minute later Carlo Santoro put Binfield back in front and Davies made it 3-1 on 69 minutes and rounded off his hat trick on 90 minutes.

Windsor still have silverware to fight for with a Bluefin Sport Hellenic League Challenge Cup semi final against Almondsbury on 9th March.

Related: The Perpetua Press Floodlit Cup semi finals as they stand

The other side in need of a win was Combined Counties League Division One side Eversley & California. The Boars hadn’t won in any competition since a 2-1 win over Epsom & Ewell on the 24th November.

Matty Angell’s side duly registered the three points though against bottom of the table Fleet Spurs with Denis Nortey giving the home side a 1-0 half time lead.

Ross McKernan. Photo: Richard Milam.
Ross McKernan. Photo: Richard Milam.

It took time to register the second goal, but the points were confirmed on 85 minutes when Ross McKernan scored and Harrison Shade then made it safe.

In the Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division, a late rally from Ascot United wasn’t enough as they were beaten 3-2 by Shrivenham who moved up to 6th in the table.

The Yellamen were arguably the better side in the first half with some neat football played but were unable to break down a solid Shrivvy side who went in 1-0 up at the break.

Callum Carlisle scores for Ascot United. Photo: Rob Mack/Shooting Stars.
Callum Carlisle scores for Ascot United. Photo: Rob Mack/Shooting Stars.

Two moments marked the second half with United conceding two penalties, both neatly put away to give the visitors a 3-0 lead.

Tempers were certainly short on the night, not helped by the stop start nature of the game but there was some hope for the Yellamen when Callum Carlisle pulled one back on 80 minutes and then headed home from a free kick on 87 minutes.

You can watch that goal here:

Elsewhere, Tuffley Rovers recovery continued with an impressive 4-1 win at home to Lydney Town in the Hellenic Premier while in the Bostik League South Central Division One play off rivals Marlow and Cheshunt clashed with a Kevin Bossman hat trick helping Marlow to a 4-0 win.

Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division

Ascot United 2-3 Shrivenham
Tuffley Rovers 4-1 Lydney Town

See the latest Hellenic Premier Division table, results and all the division’s fixtures here.

Perpetua Press Floodlit Cup Quarter Finals

Ardley United 6-2 Thornbury Town (Third Round)
Malmesbury Victoria 1-2 Flackwell Heath
Windsor 1-4 Binfield

See the full Quarter Final draw here

Combined Counties League Division One

Eversley & California 3-0 Fleet Spurs

See the latest Combined Counties League Division 1 table, results and all the fixtures here.

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Tom Canning

Tom is the co-editor of FootballinBracknell. He has played at the lowest possible level of football. In real life Tom works for Trinity Mirror. Manager of Binfield Ladies in the Thames Valley Women's League.

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