Upham win SFL Senior Cup on penalties

Presentation of SFL Senior Cup to Upham Reserves team Captain

Southampton Football League Senior Cup Final

Comrades Sports v Upham Reserves FT 0-0. Upham Reserves won 7-6 on Penalties

Both Comrades Sports and Upham Reserves fought hard for their Full Time Goalless Draw. Comrades Sports gained more chances to score, but Steve Purnell, the Upham Keeper, brought off a number of saves to deny Comrades the lead. Steve went on to be nominated Man of the Match.

Steve Purnell, Presented with Man of the Match Award by David Creeden, Chairman of SDFA

After 90 minutes of play, it was straight to Penalties. The Comrades Keeper, James Elmore,  took their first kick, but once again Steve Purnell was in excellent form bringing off another outstanding save. Upham eventually secure a 7-6 win on Penalties and became the Southampton Senior Cup Winners.

Match report and photos courtesy of Robin J Smith


Upham Reserves: WInners of SFL Senior Cup