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Alton 4 - 2 Henley Town

Posted: 26.09.16

Alton came from behind on Saturday against step 5 Henley Town in the FA Vase 2nd Qualifying Round.

Alton 4 - 2 Henley Town

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Alton went behind in the 13th minute. While Alton had lots of early possession it took them a while to get going. On 30 mins Scott Sanderson stabbed home the equaliser, that was to turn the game Alton's way.

Ben Hutching's headed home the 2nd from Ash Pecks corner and following a half cleared free kick it was Ash himself that scored Alton's third on the stroke of half time.

Henley came out early and obviously with a flea in the ear from their vocal manager, but to no avail as although they huffed and puffed they never really threatened Mo's goal.

Just on the hour mark Henry Fox put the game out of sight when he bundled home from a right wing cross for Alton's second.

Although Charlsey used all three subs apart from a soft penalty on 80 minutes and one save down to Mo's left, Henley never looked like getting back into the game.

And so Alton won their first FA game of the season to progress to the first round proper on the 22nd October. We will play Corinthian FC.


Fixtures & Results

  • Totton & Eling (Away)
    Sat 23rd Nov, 3:00pm

    Sydenhams Wessex League: Div 1

    Laverstock & Ford (HOME)
    Sat 30th Nov, 3:00pm

    Sydenhams Wessex League: Div 1
    See all:
    First Team Fixtures & Results 2019-20
    Last Result:
    Ringwood Town 0 - 3 Alton
    Sat 16th Nov

    Sydenhams Wessex League
  • Kingsclere - POSTPONED
    Sat 23rd Nov, 3:00pm

    North Hants Int Cup Q/F

    Fleetlands (Away)
    Sat 30th Nov, 3:00pm

    Wyvern Combination Football League (East)
    Last Result:
    Alton Res. 1 - 0 Hamble Club
    Tue 19th Nov (JS Mem. Shield)

    Wyvern Combination League
  • Ash United (HOME)
    Tue 26th Nov, 7:45pm

    Allied Counties Youth Football League (South)

    Badshot Lea (Away)
    Thu 5th Dec, 7:45pm

    Allied Counties Youth Football League (South)
    Last Result:
    Alton Youth 4 - 3 Guildford City
    Tue 5th Nov

    Allied Counties League
  • Southampton Womens Res (HOME)
    Sun 24th Nov, 2.00pm

    Chairman's Cup
    Last Result:
    Alton Ladies 0 - 12 Eastleigh
    Sun 10th Nov

    Southern Region Women's Football League: First Division - Southern

  • For our Junior and other teams' fixtures and results, please see the individual team pages by using the menu above or visit the FA Full Time website and search for the appropriate league/division.


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