Goals either side of half-time from Nathan Kirby and Jack Salter-Vaile saw AFC Portchester see off Alresford 2-1 and progress to the quarter-finals of the Hampshire Senior Cup.
Andy Mott scored for Alresford to cancel out Kirby’s opener.
But with the visitors down to 10 men following Joe White’s straight red card for a foul on Simon Wood, the Wicor Rec side made them pay, with substitute Salter-Vaile popping up to score the winner.
Bognor’s Ryman League premier division promotion hopes suffered a setback after they went down 2-1 to Maidstone at Nyewood Lane last night.
Kane Wills was on the mark for the Rocks, who suffered their first home league defeat since August 20.