On Thursday 18th April, Kentisbeare will take on The Windmill at Coach Road, in the Devon Senior Cup Final, sponsored by Firewatch. 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.
The game features Kentisbeare, who play in Division 1 of the Devon & Exeter Football League. They currently sit 3rd in their league table, and will be looking to get their first piece of silverware this season. Since re-joining the DEFL Leagues in Div 8 after the one year break the side has been promoted season on season with the 1st team now in Division 1. During the period they have also restarted a second team, who play in Division 6. All eyes will be on Kentisbeare striker, Jake Searle, who is their top goalscorer this season with 21 goals in 22 games.
Kentisbeare - Route to the Final
Round 1 - Kentisbeare 3-0 Barton Athletic
Round 2 - Kentisbeare 2-0 Fremington
Round 3 - Ottery St Mary 1-2 Kentisbeare
Round 4 - Kentisbeare 3-0 Lympstone
Quarter-Final - Kentisbeare 2-1 Sidmouth Town
Semi-Final - Kentisbeare 3-2 Bampton
The Windmill Reserves play in Division 1 of the Plymouth & West Devon Football League. They are leading their division currently, with 15 wins from 17 games. They look set to win the Division 1 title in Plymouth, and will be looking to win the Firewatch Devon Senior Cup to potentially go alongside their league title. The Windmill Reserves were formed in 2017 by manager Lee France and ex-assistant manager Nigel Davies. In their first season together they went on to win The Marshall Motors Challenge Bowl and finish Runners-Up in the Plymouth and Devon Division 3 League. At the opposite end to Kentisbeare’s Jake Searle, The Windmill have prolific stiker, Vincent Wright-Harper-Inniss. With 20 goals in his 16 appearances this season, he will be looking to fire his side to glory and take the Senior Cup back to Plymouth.
The Windmill - Route to the Final
Round 1 - The Windmill 5-3 Buckfastleigh Rangers (AET)
Round 2 - Braunton 2-4 The Windmill
Round 3 - The Windmill 9-2 Babbacombe Corinthians
Round 4 - Meadowbrook Athletic 2-3 The Windmill
Quarter-Final - Thorverton 2-3 The Windmill (AET)
Semi-Final - The Windmill 2-0 Lapford
Match Sponsor – Firewatch
Firewatch delivers a bespoke and personal service to every business making us your one-stop shop for all your fire extinguisher & alarm needs. The company has grown to 50 employees and developed the skills and expertise to offer many other fire protection services and products, as well as becoming a leader in the supply and maintenance of fire extinguishers and fire alarms. Firewatch was the first fire-protection company in Great Britain to gain approval for both of the BAFE schemes in the maintenance of fire extinguishers and fire alarms. With over 2,000 customers based throughout the South West of England South Wales and the Midlands, ranging from small corner shops to major blue chip clients who all receive the Firewatch renowned quality of service. Firewatch offer an extensive range of services and products including: fire alarms, fire extinguishers, sprinkler systems, fire doors, training days and fire risk assessments.