Billinghursts Thirds vs Barnham Trojans Firsts
The First team travelled to Billingshurst in the 2nd round of the Sussex Bluefin Junior Cup. It turned out to be a eventful game with 10 goals and one sending off – all for the Trojans!
The Trojans raced into a 6-0 lead in the first 30 mins with goals from Tom Shrives, Sam Morton, Joss Parson, Markie Gilbert, Ban Charman and Matt Southwell, Then came a controversial moment when the ref send off Ben Charman for a high foot challenge – very harsh! All credit to the Billinghurst players who tried to persuade the ref not to issue the red it didn’t warrant.
Despite being a player down, Matt Southwell added a 7th before half time. HT 0-7
Despite a few personnel changes for the second half, Barnham continued to control the match, Further goals for Matt Southwell (for his hat-trick), Dennis Barratt and Markie Gilbert completed the rout.