Dartford Academy vs Halifax – Quarter Final

The date has now been set and Dartford FC Academy side will be playing Halifax this Wednesday in the Quarter Finals of the National League Youth Alliance Conference League Cup.

Dartford’s Academy team kept up the target of retaining the National League Youth Alliance League Cup with a nail biting penalty shootout win over Brentwood last week.

Dartford were winning 2-1 courtesy of a trademark Henri Fulton free-kick and a goal from Connor Cox before Brentwood equalised with a minute to goal to make the game 2-2, and setup extra-time.

With a stalemate extra-time time penalties was needed to separate the two teams and decide who would be going through to the quarter finals, to play Halifax.

Up stepped Goalkeeper Sam Murray who made two strong saves to deny Brentwood and send Dartford through on penalties 5-4.

Entry will be free on the Community Pitch, Princes Park; Kick-off 14:00. It would be great to see as many fans as possible to support the boys in action.


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