Div 2 Cup Night
3rd August 2004
Bunky Chollox TWO took to the pitch Tuesday night in the
Shenley League Division Two Cup, hoping to emulate the success of the BC1 team
Recent challenges in this competition
have fallen at early stages, in fact BC2 have failed to go beyond the first
round since July 2001, - however this year their league run-in (barring one
humiliating annihilation) had shown good form.
The night was muggy and hot and the draw
had thrown up MK United as the opponents. During the season, BC2 had lost twice
to United, going down 2-3 at home and losing 1-4 in the return fixture – but
there seemed to be an optimistic mood as they warmed up among what was
officially recorded as the highest attendance of the season (Erica counting as
Unfortunately, it was not to be …. as
United made early pressure pay by taking a two goal lead relatively early
(through two cracking goals), before exposing a tired and chasing team to slot a
third shortly before the end.
This officially closed the 2003/2004
season and although it was a disappointing result, the evening recovered as
Shenley threw in complimentary beer (always good) and gave a special
presentation for ‘services rendered’ to the outgoing (in respect of his leaving,
not his disposition) BC Chairman, Jon de Fraine, who recently stunned the
football world and announced his resignation from the club to seek new
challenges on an international level.
Richard Armstrong 2
Justin Long 4
Mark Rogers 4
Darren Johnson 4
Ben Tranter 4
Gareth Davies Not used
Mark Rolfe Not used
Sean de Fraine Not used
Jon de Fraine Not used
Russell Forbes Not used
Fine figures of men.
Too relaxed maybe!
How big is that ball?
We were too relaxed.
Thank you Supporter. Cup Runners up T&G. Cup
Winner Mark Are you really in
Only took 10 years!
Div 2 League Ringers!