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Yeovil trip awaits FA Youth Cup tie winners

Hungerford Academy off to the New Lawn on record-breaking mission

Malcolm Howe

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Yeovil trip awaits FA Youth Cup tie winners

HUNGERFORD TOWN’S Academy side go to Forest Green Rovers tonight (Tuesday) bidding to make their debut in the First Round Proper of the FA Youth Cup at Football League Yeovil Town.

They face Vanarama National League leaders Forest Green’s youth side, which currently tops the South West Counties Youth League, at The New Lawn ground with a 7.30pm kick-off.

Hungerford have yet to concede a goal in the competition having disposed of Thatcham Town (6-0) and Binfield (4-0) in previous rounds, while Forest Green have scored wins over Bristol Manor Farm (3-1), Yate Town (2-0) and Ashton and Backwell Unuted (5-0).

Admission prices at Forest Green are £3 for adults and £1 for juniors.

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