Dunston Treasurer Cliff Starkey explains how former Physio Matty Annan who passed away last year has still played his part in their successful FA Vase run. The club take one of his old shirts and a pair of his underpants to every cup match.
Dunston dedicate Wembley final to physio and his lucky pants!
Dunston UTS are dedicating their FA Vase final to former physio Matty Annan who died last year. The sports physiotherapist collapsed on a run. Since he passed the club has ensured he's still played a part in their cup run. They've taken his shirt and a pair of his underpants to every FA Vase game!
The dust is settling on Dunston and West Auckland's day in the sun. Both Northern League sides will represent the region at Wembley in the FA Vase Final in May. Dunston are dedicating the final to their old club physio Matty Annan who died last year.
Dunston and West Auckland from the Northern League will meet in the final of the FA Vase. Dunston's 2-2 draw at Staveley means they win 3-2 on aggregate. West Auckland meanwhile are through after a 2-1 home win against Herne Bay, 4-3 on aggregate. The final will be played on Sunday May 13th