ALFRETON TOWN 3, WHALEY BRIDGE ATHLETIC 1
Tuesday Jan 12, 2016
REDS EASE THROUGH TO QUARTER FINALS
Alfreton Town eased into the Derbyshire Senior Cup quarter finals after a 3-1 home win over Whaley Bridge Athletic at The Impact Arena on Tuesday evening.
The Reds scored through Jamie Jackson on 28 minutes to lead 1-0 at half-time and after the break, Joe Ironside (pictured celebrating scoring courtesy of Bill Wheatcroft) added a second before Will Bailey pulled one back for Athletic on 61 minutes.
However, a third goal for the Reds from Sam Jones on 74 minutes ensured Alfreton's place in the last eight of the competition despite having a late Jordan Robertson penalty saved.
Match picture album here match report to follow . . .
NEXT IN ACTION
Alfreton Town are next in action next Tuesday (January 19) when they take on Long Eaton United in the Derbyshire Senior Cup quarter finals.
Kick-off is 7.45pm and extra time and penalties will be utilised if necessary.
Admission prices will be confirmed once announced.