Swifts face Cashalton in the FA Trophy at The Aspen Waite Arena
Manager Jody Brown speaks ahead of this Saturday’s FA Trophy tie at The Aspen Waite Arena as his side face visitors from the Bostik League South who have only lost 1 match themselves so far this season:
Velocity Trophy: Heybridge Swifts 4-2 Mildenhall Town
Swifts eased through this first round League cup match against Bostik League rivals Mildenhall Town at a chilly Aspen Waite Arena on Tuesday night.
Making 4 changes from the victorious starting line up from Saturday’s FA Cup victory, Swifts made a sluggish start and went a goal behind after 14 minutes when ex pro striker Danny Crow played an excellent 1-2 before curling home and unstoppable strike from the left.
More cup action at The Aspen Waite Arena
Swifts have another cup match at home tonight when they entertain Bostik North rivals Mildenhall Town at the Aspen Waite Arena, in the Velocity Trophy (Bostik League Cup). Kick off tonight is 7.45pm. This is an ideal warm up for their FA Trophy match this Saturday versus Carshalton, also at home, as the matches come think and fast for Jody Brown’s men.
Download Saturday's programme v Frome Town here
FA Cup third qualifying round: Heybridge Swifts 2:1 Frome Town
Swifts once more delivered a superb performance to beat higher ranking rivals when they won a thrilling encounter against Somerset rivals Frome Town at the Aspen Waite Arena on Saturday. The visitors, from the Evo Stik Southern Premier Division were unbeaten on the road in their 4 league games so far this season, having won 3 of their matches and were expected to provide stiff opposition for Swifts, who in reality should have won by more.