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Hastings United make history!

Non-league Hastings United have reached the Third Round of the FA Cup for the first time in the club's history.The Arrows beat Harrogate Town 5-4 in a penalty shoot out after extra time saw the score level at one all.

They'll now travel to Championship high flyers Middlesborough in the next round.A record attendance for a competitive game of more than four thousand watched history being made at the Pilot Field.

"This is just incredible, I think it'll take some time for this to sink in. All credit to the team - every one of our players should be proud".

– Sean Ray, Hastings United player / manager

Pitch invasion after victory

Supporters stream onto the pitch after Hastings' historic win Credit: ITV Meridian

Hastings United have reached the Third Round of the FA Cup for the first time in the club's history. The Arrows beat Harrogate Town 5-4 in a penalty shoot out after extra time saw the score level at one all.They'll now travel to Championship high flyers Middlesborough in the next round.

A record attendance for a competitive game of more than four thousand watched history being made at the Pilot Field.

Hastings United player manager Sean Ray said: "this is just incredible, I think it'll take some time for this to sink in. All credit to the team - every one of our players should be proud."

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