RUGBY TOWN: FA Cup replay goes to penalties

Sam Youngs
Sam Youngs

Victory brings next round tie against Nantwich

After three and a half hours of play, Rugby Town’s FA Cup tie with Norton United was finally decided in a thrilling penalty shoot-out.

With all four Town players successful with their spot kicks - and keeper Niall Cooper saved Norton’s final effort, Valley were through.

Both games had ended 1-1 after full time, with no score in extra time of the replay.

Sam Youngs was Rugby’s Star Man in both games.