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FA Cup match report: Barnstaple Town 0-4 Merthyr Town

BARNSTAPLE Town’s FA Cup venture came to a disappointing end today at the hands of Evo-Stik League Southern Premier Division Merthyr Town. As they were last season, Barum were pitted against a top-flight side in the first round qualifying and – as with last season – they came up short. Twelve months ago they were […]

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Barnstaple Town beat Clevedon Town to progress in FA Cup

BARNSTAPLE Town booked their spot in the FA Cup first round qualifying after a dominant win at Clevedon Town today. Scott Sharp may have scored the only goal of the game as Barum ran out 1-0 winners, but the visitors were in full control throughout against their Toolstation Western League opponents. Having beaten Clevedon 4-0 […]

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FA Cup: Barnstaple Town proud in defeat to Poole Town

BARNSTAPLE Town left the field with their heads held high after being beaten by a Poole Town penalty in the Emirates FA Cup. The last time the sides met, in a preliminary-round tie in 2009, Poole ran out 7-2 winners with Charlie Austin, now at QPR, scoring a hat-trick. Today, Barnstaple restricted last season’s Evo-Stik […]

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FA Cup match report: Barnstaple Town 2 Bridgwater Town 0

BARNSTAPLE Town advanced to the Emirates FA Cup preliminary round with a 2-0 victory over Evo-Stik League Southern Division One side Bridgwater Town. Ryan Turner scored twice in the first half and Barnstaple progressed despite substitute Niall Heeney being sent off in the 81st minute – six minutes after his introduction to the game. Turner […]

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FA Cup: Barnstaple Town 2 Willand Rovers 0

BARNSTAPLE Town beat Willand Rovers 2-0 in the extra preliminary round of the Emirates FA Cup. Town were unusually tame in the opening half with Jed Harper-Penman missing their best chance from the spot 43 minutes in. However, following some stern words from manager Barry Yeo, Town burst into life in the second period with […]

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