Newport Pagnell Town meet Fakenham Town on Saturday at Willen Road in the 4th Round of the FA Vase.
The Swans have claimed some impressive scalps on route beating Harpenden Town, London Colney, Whittlesey Athletic and of course, Leighton Town. The Swan’s opponents are themselves looking to create history making only their second appearance in the 4th round. Both teams play at the same level of football, the Swans are currently 3rd in the United Counties League Premier South while Fakenham are 13th in the Eastern Counties League Premier.
Newport is a family friendly club and a massive part of the local community. The weather forecast is looking good, so why not come down to support your local club and enjoy the thrills and spills of cup football.
Who: Newport Pagnell Town v Fakenham Town
What: FA Vase 4th Round
Where: Willen Road - 3pm kick off
How: Tickets can be purchased in advance online or on the gate at the match.
Adults £7 / Concessions £5 / Under 16s £3
We also have a tea bar within the ground that will be selling hot & cold food & drinks plus a separate Clubhouse bar selling various soft drinks and alcohol.
Pin Badges & a printed programme will also be on sale at the game.
Why: History is in the making.
How did both clubs get to the 4th round?
Newport Pagnell Town Cup Run so far:
2nd Rd Qualifier - 25/9/21 – Newport Pagnell Town 1-0 Harpenden Town
1st Rd Proper - 23/10/21 – London Colney 0-1 Newport Pagnell Town
2nd Rd - 20/11/21 – Newport Pagnell Town 1-1 Leighton Town (NPTFC Win 2-1 on pens)
3rd Rd - 11/12/21 – Whittlesey Athletic 0-6 Newport Pagnell Town
Fakenham Town Cup Run So Far:
2nd Rd - 20/11/21 – Fakenham Town 1-1 Stansted (Fakenham win 4-2 on pens)
3rd Rd - 11/12/21 – Fakenham Town 3-1 Hadley