FC United of ManchesterSmaller TextLarger Text


Match Details      

3.00pm Saturday 1st October 2016

FA Cup

Broadhurst Park, 310 Lightbowne Rd, Moston, Manchester, M40 0FJ


FC United of Manchester 3 - 3Harrogate Town
Johnson 44
Winter 47
Thomson 63
 Pittman 20
Gascoigne 78
Colbeck 90 (+5)

Attendance: 1,541

FC United of Manchester
1 David Carnell
2 Dale Tonge (capt)
3 Chris Chantler
4 Scott Kay
5 Zac Corbett
6 Luke Ashworth
7 Jake Williams
8 Sam Sheridan
9 Dale Johnson
10 George Thomson
11 Harry Winter Yellow Card

Subs:
12 Tom Greaves (for 9, 77 mins)
15 Nathan Lowe (for 7, 89 mins)
17 Thomas Brown (for 11, 83 mins) Yellow Card
Harrogate Town
1 Peter Crook
2 Joe Colbeck
3 Lewis Turner
4 Andi Thanoj
5 Simon Ainge
6 Danny Ellis (capt)
7 Warren Burrell
8 Tom Platt
9 Jon Paul Pittman
10 Dominic Knowles
11 Jack Emmett

Subs.
12 Chib Chilaka (for 10, 25 mins)
15 Joe Leesley (for 8, 45 mins)
17 Andy Gascoigne (for 11, 68 mins)

Match Report

FC United will travel to Harrogate Town on Tuesday night for an FA Cup third qualifying round replay after an enthralling 3-3 draw on Saturday afternoon at Broadhurst Park.

The Reds were just seconds away from being in the hat for the fourth and final qualifying round after being 3-1 up but the visitors fought back to snatch a 95th minute equaliser.

FC United found themselves a goal down after 20 minutes when JP Pittman’s broke the deadlock for the North Yorkshire club. But the Reds turned the tie on its head with goals from Dale Johnson and Harry Winter either side of half time making it 2-1.

Midway through the second half, George Thomson curled home a free-kick to make it 3-1 and the majority of the 1,541 supporters in Broadhurst Park were elated and could be forgiven for thinking the result was secure.

However, Town went on to show exactly why they are one of the favourites for promotion this season from our division into the Vanarama National League.

Substitute Andy Gascoigne headed home Joe Leesley’s corner with 12 minutes to go to give Harrogate a lifeline. And with the Reds desperately hanging on, Joe Colbeck fired in Pittman’s pass at the back post in the sixth minute of stoppage time.

Full report to follow.

Previous MatchNext Match


Football Club United of Manchester,

Broadhurst Park, 310 Lightbowne Road, Moston, Manchester, M40 0FJ

FC United Office Opening Hours - Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm

FC United Office Email - office@fc-utd.co.uk

FC United Office Phone - 0161 769 2005

FC United Office Fax - 0161 769 2014

Free Text Message Service - 07786 200 353

The Living Wage Foundation
FC United A-Z
Site Index


127 Club Members
Academic Papers
Advanced News Search
Away Grounds
Away Tickets & Travel
Broadhurst Park
Calendar
Club Board Chart
Club Manifesto
Club Structure
Code of Conduct
Constitution
Community
Complaints Procedure Contact FC United
Cookies Policy
Co-owners' Area
Co-owners' Forum
Development Fund
Disabled Access
Doing Things Differently
Downloads
Election Policy
Equal Opportunities
Ex-FC Utd Players
FAQ
FC Groundhoppers
FC United & Live TV
FC United Blog FC United Shop
FCUM Radio
FCUM TV
First Visit
Fixtures
Friendly Criteria
Ground
Groundhoppers
History
Half Time Draw
Home Tickets
Honours
Info for Visiting Fans
IPS Rules
League Table Links
Man of the Match
Manifesto
Match Day Photos
Membership
Members' Forum
Moston Juniors FC
News Archive
News Search
Newsletters
Old Boys
Ops Board Chart
Org Charts
Ownership
Pink Newsletter
Posters
Punk Football
Press Releases Records
Resolutions
Results
Season Tickets
Squad
SLT Chart
Stadium
Statistics
Subscribe
Supporters' Groups
Text Service
The Pink
Travel Hub
Vacancies
Venues
Volunteers
Web Archive
Who Are We?
You Tube
Copyright © 2005-2017 FC United of Manchester (except fixtures, tables and images used by kind permission of their respective rights holders). All rights reserved.