Saturday 11th September
AFC Bridgnorth v Rocester FC
Buildbase F.A. Vase (First Qualifying Round)
Rocester went down 2-1 at AFC Bridgnorth…
Kicking downhill in the first half, Bridgnorth took the lead in the thirty sixth minute when Anwar Olugbon cut in from the left and scored with a fine finish.
Score AFCB 1-0 RFC.
By now, the Romans had started to press and were beginning to create chances, unfortunately, five minutes later, the hosts extended their lead when Karl Griffiths hit the post before scoring from the rebound.
Score AFCB 2-0 RFC.
Despite maintaining the pressure, the Romans failed to find the net prior to the half time whistle.
Half time score AFCB 2-0 RFC.
In the fifty eighth minute, Rocester pulled a goal back when Alex Scott released a long ball forward which found Lewis Dawson who neatly headed over the advancing goalkeeper.
Score AFCB 2-1 RFC.
The Romans continued to dominate proceedings right up to the full-time whistle – but to no avail.
Final score AFCB 2-1 RFC.