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Local Football

Merstham are out of the FA Cup after losing their preliminary round replay 2-0 away to Sevenoaks on Wednesday.  

Following their second round Carabao Cup victory over Fulham earlier in the week, Crawley Town are looking for their first league win this season against Rochdale tomorrow.

Dorking Wanderers travel to Solihull Moors. Dorking are currently in 6th place in the National League table.

Crawley knock Fulham out Carabao Cup

League Two team Crawley Town knock Premier League team Fulham out of the Carabao Cup with a 2-0 win. 

Goals from Tom Nichols and James Balagizi gave the hosts victory, with the full-time whistle prompting a pitch invasion by supporters.

Crawley sit 23rd in League Two – 84 league positions below their opponents – having lost four of their opening five league matches this season.

Their next match is a League Two game against Rochdale.

Weekend local football results

Football matches were played in the Isthmian League FA Cup Preliminary’s over the weekend.

The results were as follows:

Three Bridges 3 – 2 Deal Town
East Grinstead Town FC 4 – 1 Lancing
Merstham 1 – 1 Sevenoaks Town
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Crawley Town FC 0 – 2 AFC Wimbledon

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Reds ready for AFC Wimbledon

Crawley Town FC’s manager insists they are ready to get points in their match against AFC Wimbledon tomorrow.

Despite the Reds recent loss to Northampton Town, Kevin Betsy says fans will see they are prepared and focused for the clash.

The home game starts at 3pm on Saturday.

You can see Kevin Betsy’s full interview here:

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Football Update

In League 2, Crawley Town picked up their first point of the season after a goalless draw away to Harrogate Town on Saturday.

Dorking Wanderers lost their National League match 3-2 away to Oldham Athletic.

Many of our local teams saw their first league games of the season at the weekend.  There were losses for both Merstham and South Park Reigate.

In the Isthmian South East Division, East Grinstead won 1-0 away to Chatham Town.  Three Bridges lost 1-0 away to Sevenoaks Town in a game which saw 4 yellow cards for each side, and a red for Sevenoaks.