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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

  • US Portsmouth (HOME)
    Tue 29th Sep, 7:45pm

    Sydenhams Wessex League: Div 1

    East Cowes Vics (Away)
    Sat 3rd Oct, 3:00pm

    Sydenhams Wessex League: Div 1
    See all:
    First Team Fixtures & Results 2020-21
    Last Result:
    Laverstock & Ford 5 - 1 Alton
    Sat 19th Sep

    Sydenhams Wessex League
  • Paulsgrove (HOME)
    Sat 26th Sep, 3:00pm

    Hampshire Combination League: East Div

    Fleetlands (HOME)
    Sat 3rd Oct, 3:00pm

    Hampshire Combination League: East Div
    Last Result:
    Alton Res. 4 - 1 Hayling United
    Sat 19th Sep (Challenge Cup First Round)

    Hampshire Combination League
  • Aldershot Town (HOME)
    Thu 8th Oct, 7:45pm

    Allied Counties Youth Football League (Central)

    Bracknell Town (Away)
    Mon 19th Oct, 7:45pm

    Allied Counties Youth Football League (Central)
    Last Result:
    Alton Youth 0 - 4 AFC Porchester
    Thu 10th Sep (FA Youth Cup)

    Allied Counties League
  • Stoneham AFC (HOME)
    Sun 20th Sep, 2:00pm

    FA Cup (Preliminary Rd)
    Last Result:
    Alton Ladies 13 - 0 Meon Milton
    Sun 6th Sep (FA Cup - Extra Prelim.)

    Hampshire County Women's Football League

  • 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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