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Darlaston Town 2 (0) Sporting Khalsa 2 (2)

Darlaston Town 2 (0) Sporting Khalsa 2 (2)

Sporting Khalsa8 Sep - 19:39
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Khalsa win on penalties in dramatic FA Cup first qualifying round replay at Darlaston Town

Darlaston Town 2 (0) Sporting Khalsa 2(2)

Kieron Miller (47') Toumani Sidibe (50')
Louis Baker (120') Toumani Sidibe (100')

Sporting Khalsa win 2-0 on penalties

Emirates FA Cup First Qualifying Round Replay
Attendance: 1,200
Kick-off: 7.45pm
Referee: M Mitchell

Khalsa had the better of the first half but could not break down Darlaston in the first half which ended in goalless.

Two minutes after the re-start Kieron Miller goal put Darlaston ahead on 47 minutes. Four minutes Khalsa equalised through Toumani Sidebe. Khalsa in the 76th minute missed a penalty as Curvin Sanderson-Ellis was denied by Will O'Sullivan.

On 92 minutes keeper Sam Arnold was sent off which resulted in Sherdon Martinez coming off the bus bench to go into goal. Sidibe struck again on 100 minutes but Louis Baker bagged a 120th-minute equaliser to take the game to penalties.

The penalty shoot out saw Darlaston miss all four penalties which Sherdon Martinez saving three penalties and Khalsa scoring two via James McGrady and Dilano Reid to progress to the Second Qualifying Round to play Kettering Town on the 16th September.

Sporting Khalsa Lineup:

Sam Arnold (Sent off 90'), Sean Williams (Cain smith 102'), Carlo Franco (Luke Bastable 92'), Matt Fulloway, Andrew Parsons, Toumani Sidibe, Kieron Whittaker, James McGrady, Curvin Sanderson-Ellis (Sherdon Martinez 90'), Alex Woodhouse, Chay Tilt (Dilanco Reid 107') Subs Not Used: Gurjit Singh, Peter Taylor, Yussif Adam

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