Gircza sends Upwell into semi

North Cambs Cup

Upwell 2, Doddington 1

Upwell ran out winners after extra time and progressed to the last four.

Upwell dominated, but Doddington drew first blood with a goal through Steve Johnson.

Upwell were level just before half-time with a goal which struck the inside of the post from Luke Gale.

With seconds remaining, Marcin Gircza ran onto a pinpoint Phil Jackson ball and slotted home.

Cambs League 5C

Upwell Town Res 2,

Benwick Ath Res 2

In an entertaining game, Upwell’s Ryan Alexander took an early lead, before Rory Parker put through James Osbourne to expertly slot past the keeper.

With 10 minutes to go, a foul on the edge of the Upwell area led to Osbourne’s powerful free-kick making it 2-1. Alexander scored an equaliser with three minutes to go.