Heybridge Swifts 6-0 Hertford Town, Bostik League North
Swifts returned to league duties with an emphatic win over recently promoted Hertford Town at the Aspen White Arena last night.
After initially a quiet start, Swifts sprang into action and took a 7th minute lead when the extremely sharp Sam Bantick fired home from the right after beating 2 defenders, leaving visiting keeper Charlie Mann with no chance.
Trip to Devon for Jody's heroes
Swifts face a trip to League Two high flyers Exeter City in the first round proper of the FA Cup following a dramatic draw televised live on both BBC and BT Sport last night.
Haringey Borough 2-4 Heybridge Swifts, FA Cup 4th qualifying round
Swifts travelled to north London to meet their strong Bostik League rivals in this vital FA Cup clash with a place in the first round proper of the competition at stake.
Swifts visit to Haringey brings major opportunity to reach first round proper
Swifts manager Jody Brown spoke ahead of Saturday’s big FA Cup tie away to fellow Bostik League rivals Haringey Borough. Swifts have got through 4 rounds so far in the FA Cup and victory would see them in the first round proper for the first time in 15 years which would be a great achievement for a step 4 side.