Men's Senior Cup 2023/24: Wincanton Town Reserves 0-1 Chard Town

CHARD Town have advanced to the next round of the Somerset Senior Cup after a close battle over Wincanton Town Reserves.

The final score was 1-0 in favour of Chard in the match played away in Wincanton.

It was a tense battle and in the early stages neither side wanted to slip up and give away easy opportunities to score.

Chard defended well throughout the first half and they rewarded for their efforts just before the break.

Jordan Clapp found space in the box to fire home the sole goal of the match for Chard Town in the 43rd minute.

In the second half Wincanton looked for an equaliser while Chard were able to hold them back and stop any clear cut chances.

All in all it was a very strong defensive display that takes the Robins into the next round of the cup competition.