No Swift road to Town victory

CAMBRIDGESHIRE CUP Outwell Swifts 0 Chatteris Town 0 (Chatteris won 2-0 on penalties) CHATTERIS moved into the quarter-finals and secured a home draw against Comberton United after overcoming a stubborn Outwell side on penalties with the Lilies having an

CAMBRIDGESHIRE CUP

Outwell Swifts 0 Chatteris Town 0

(Chatteris won 2-0 on penalties)

CHATTERIS moved into the quarter-finals and secured a home draw against Comberton United after overcoming a stubborn Outwell side on penalties with the Lilies having an unlikely hero in Richard Allen.


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The young forward is the Lilies top scorer this season but swapped his shooting boots for goalkeeper gloves at half-time due to a rib injury to regular keeper Ben Collett. Allen not only made two brilliant saves in extra time but also saved two penalties in the shoot-out.

After Chatteris were unable to make their dominance count in 120 thrilling minutes Steve Reid and Stuart Porter scored their penalties while Outwell missed all four of theirs.

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