Sambridge stars as Swifts win shoot-out in Suffolk

Bury Town 0-0 Heybridge (Swifts won 5-4 on penalties) | Velocity Trophy | 24.10.17

SWIFTS keeper Danny Sambridge was the hero as they edged through on penalties after Tuesday’s scrappy Velocity Trophy stalemate at Ram Meadow.

Heybridge boss Jody Brown shuffled his pack a little for this one, bringing in Nick Brown for his first start of the season and putting Spanish stars Joan Luque and Guillem Ramon on the bench. more

Swifts hit six

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. more