A last gasp goal denied Tunbridge Wells the chance to take the FA Vase Final into extra time at Wembley. Cheered on by more than twelve thousand fans from the town they lost 2-1 to Spennymoor Town .
Gavin Cogdon gave the North East side a first half lead but "The Wells'" hopes were raised when Josh Stanford equalised with twelve minutes of normal times left. But they weren't level for long as the Northern league team claimed the winner through Keith Graydon.
A last minute strike from Keith Graydon clinched victory for Spennymoor Town in The FA Carlsberg Vase Final.
Graydon's strike, gave them the edge after Gavin Cogdon's first-half header, the final score was 2-1 win over the Kent size & The Vase went back to the north-east for the 5th year in a row.
Tunbridge Wells are playing at Wembley today. The Kent League side is taking around 10,000 fans with them for the FA Vase final. They're usually watched by just a couple of hundred. But tomorrow's meeting with Spennymoor Town on the hallowed turf is the biggest game in their 126-history.
Tunbridge Wells are off to Wembley tomorrow. The Kent League side will take around 10,000 fans with them for the FA Vase final. They're usually watched by just a couple of hundred. But tomorrow's meeting with Spennymoor Town on the hallowed turf is the biggest game in their 126-history.
Joe Crocker, the team's Chairman says the achievement is amazing.
Tunbridge Wells will head out onto the hallowed turf at Wembley Vase for the FA Vase Final. As Andy Dickenson found out the spa town has gone wild for football. For his report, he interviewed residents and club chairman Joe Croker.
Tunbridge Wells FC beat Shildon over two legs to make it to the FA Vase Final. They were two-nil up from first leg, but Shildon were prepared for a fight and Tunbridge Wells FC won in extra time.
Chesterfield have won the Johnstone's Paint Trophy Final at Wembley, beating Swindon Town 2 - 0.