Glossop North End 2 Northwich Victoria 2 (Glossop won 4-2 on penalties)
Glossop came from 2-0 down at half time to progess to the next round of the FA Cup with a penalty shoot-out victory over Northwich Victoria.
The home side started well and the visiting goalkeeper denied Kelivn Lugsden and Luke Mack with good saves in the opening quarter of an hour. Northwich scored on 17 minutes and increased their lead just before the break. Glossop fough back in the 2nd half and after a Kieran Lugsden header was disallowed for offside Lee Blackshaw opened the scoring for Glossop which was followed by another goal 2 minutes later with Jason Carey scoring from an Eddie Moran cross.
There were no further goals in 90 minutes or extra time, and Glossop immediately had the advantage in the shoot out when Greg Hall saved the first penalty. The next 5 were all scored with Dave Young, Tom Bailey and Eddie Moran all successful for Glossop before Northwich hit the post with their 4th kick which gave Lee Blackshaw the chance to score Glossop 4th to complete the victory. Glossop will now travel to Chorley in the 2nd Qualifying Round on Saturday 27th September.
Tom Bailey with a chance for Glossop in the 2nd half. Photo - Steve Dyson