Horndean go close to an FA Cup upset

Dan Smith scored for Bognor. Picture: Tommy MacMillan
Dan Smith scored for Bognor. Picture: Tommy MacMillan

HORNDEAN gave Bostik League premier division outfit Margate a huge fright before losing 3-2 at Hartsdown Park in the FA Cup first-qualifying round.

Alfie Lis and Jack Maloney were on target for the Wessex League premier division side. 

An early Lewis Fennemore goal proved enough to give MONEYFIELDS a 1-0 win against Thamesmead Town at Dover Road.

BOGNOR cruised into the next round with a 5-0 win at Whitstable Town.

Jimmy Muitt’s double, strikes from Pompey loaness Bradley Lethbridge and Dan Smith and Max Walsh’s effort saw the Rocks home in style.

Meanwhile, In the Wessex League premier division AFC PORTCHESTER romped to an 8-1 win against Andover New Street at the Crest Finance Stadium.

FAREHAM stretched their unbeaten run with a 0-0 draw at Alresford Town.

BAFFINS MILTON ROVERS  suffered a 2-0 defeat at Bashley.