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Alton 2 - 2 Infinity (4-3 pens)

Posted: 17.10.18

Alton came through a tough game against Infinity in the Hampshire FA Russell Cotes Cup on penalties on Tuesday night.

Matt Bunyan gave Alton the lead on six minutes after a flowing move from the back, Ben Williams broke up an Infinity attack, played the ball out to Gavin Muir, who beat his defender and crossed into the box, the ball fell to Josh Maloney whose pass was turned in by Bunyan.

Both sides had chances to score before two goals in two minutes gave Infinity a half time lead, first Jamie White equalised when he shot home from inside the box, before Alton half cleared a corner and from the resulting cross Josh Cripps headed Infinity in front.

Alton came more in to the game in the second half and created a few chances to equalise but they were unable to find a way through.

The equaliser finally came with ten minutes left, following a foul twenty five yards from goal Matt Bunyan curled his free kick into the top corner.

There was still time for both sides to miss chances to win the game before the game went to penalties. Both teams missed their first spot kick, before converted penalties by Josh Maloney, Ryan Thomas, Max Smith and Matt Graham along with Matt Petts saving Infinities forth penalty moved Alton through to the next round four - three on penalties.



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 (Away)
    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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