On Tuesday 9th April, Combe Martin will take on Spreyton at Coach Road, in the Devon Intermediate Cup, sponsored by A&S Paving. The game kicks-off at 7:15pm, and if you can't make it down to Coach Road, the game will be LIVE on our Devon FA Facebook page.
Combe Martin, play in the North Devon Football League - Intermediate One Division, and currently sit 2nd in the division. They have lost just 4 of their 17 league games, drawing 1 and winning 12. Their league season will be put to one side however, when they face Spreyton this evening at Coach Road. They will be looking towards their top goalscorer, Daniel Wright to fire them to County Cup glory. Wright, has 21 goals in just 10 games this season, and it would not be a surprise to see him add to this tally this evening.
Combe Martin - Route to the Final
Round 1 - Combe Martin 6-2 Elburton Villa 2nds
Round 2 - Combe Martin 3-2 Lympstone 2nds
Round 3 - Combe Martin 5-1 Harland Clovelly 2nds
Round 4 - Lynton 2-8 Combe Martin
Quarter-Final - Combe Martin 4-1 Lakeside Athletic 2nds
Semi-Final - Combe Martin 1-0 Dunkeswell Rovers
Spreyton play in the Devon & Exeter Football League – Divison Six, and like Combe Martin, are currently 2nd in their division. They have a brilliant record this season, winning 15 and drawing just 2 of their league games. They have 5 games in hand on the team above them, Kentisbeare, who are 15 points ahead of them. With a goal difference of +67, Spreyton are good going forward but also know how to keep it tight at the back. Their top goalscorer this season is Chris Down, with a whopping 33 goals in 20 games. It could prove to be a battle of the strikers tonight at Coach Road.
Spreyton - Route to the Final
Round 1 – BYE
Round 2 - Spreyton 5-0 Stoke Fleming & Strete
Round 3 - Spreyton 6-2 Watts Blake Bearne
Round 4 - Holsworthy 2nd 1-7 Spreyton
Quarter-Final - Morley Rangers 2-5 Spreyton
Semi-Final - Buckfastleigh Rangers 2nd 0-3 Spreyton
Match Sponsor – A&S Paving
Established in 1989, we are a family run business with over 25 years' experience in the trade.A & S Paving originally started from a small premises making paving slabs for local customers. Gradually over the years, the demand and loyalty of our customers has meant we've been able to expand and can now proudly say we have become a friendly local builders merchant as well as specialising in importing stone and slate from all over the world. We are a very close team of 13, most of whom are family or close family friends, meaning we are all committed to offering a unique and reliable service - every time! We strive to offer a friendly, honest service that local people want. Located just outside of Crediton in Devon, we're a local and well established family run Builders Merchant with over 25 years of experience.