Matt Tubbs praises Gosport Borough Cup display to seal progress

A goal from Ryan Pennery fired Gosport Borough through in the FA Cup with a 1-0 first qualifying round win at Sittingbourne.

Sunday, 9th September 2018, 2:16 pm
Updated Sunday, 9th September 2018, 2:37 pm
Ryan Pennery helped Gosport Borough progress. Picture: Chris Moorhouse

Borough coach Matt Tubbs was pleased with the way Borough set about the task.

He said: '˜We played some good football to be fair.

'˜Importantly we kept a great shape and maintained our discipline which is what we asked for before the game.'

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Pennery kept his composure to drive in his spot-kick on 53 minutes after being bundled over in the area.

Meanwhile, Bognor cruised into the next round with a resounding 5-0 win at Whitstable Town.

Goals from Jimmy Muitt (two), Bradley Lethbridge, Dan Smith and Mason Walsh completed the rout.