Top two teams to meet in Junior Cup
TWO teams who had impressive away victories in the previous round will meet in the third round of this season’s Suffolk Junior Cup.
Bildeston Rangers, who were 5-0 winners at Brantham Athletic A in Saturday’s second round, will be at home to Old Newton United, who won 8-1 at Bramford Road Old Boys.
Old Newton United currently lead Division One of the Touchline SIL – two points ahead of Bildeston Rangers.
Sporting 87, who are third, required penalties to get past Cockfield United 7-6 in the shoot-out following a 1-1 draw. They will be away to Wickham Market, who currently occupy seventh spot.
Holders AFC Kesgrave, who edged past Mendlesham 3-2, will have home advantage against Hundon, who defeated Kirkley & Pakefield Under-23s 8-1. AFC Kesgrave (yellow shirts) are pictured above during the Respect handshake with opponents Trimley Red Devils (blue shirts) prior to last season's final at Portman Road which AFC Kesgrave won 3-2.
Suffolk Junior Cup Third-Round Draw: Kesgrave Kestrels v Bacton Utd, Bildeston Rangers v Old Newton Utd, Southwold Town v Halesworth Town, Wickham Market v Sporting 87, AFC Kesgrave v Hundon, AFC YourShirts v Shotley, Ransomes Sports v Mutford & Wrentham, Woolverstone Utd v Tacket Street BBOB.
Ties to be played on Saturday, November 24th 2018, kick-offs 2pm.