ROUND-UP: Daniels beaten by last-gasp Grimsby goal
A last-minute goal ended Stamford AFC's hopes of a repeat Lincs Cup win over League Two side Grimsby Town at the Zeeco Stadium tonight (July 11).
The Daniels played well on a wet night in front of 268 fans, but lost 3-2 after conceding a last-gasp goal to Siriki Dembele.
Stamford, in their first outing of the summer, opened the scoring early on through Jake Duffy who netted direct from a free kick.
Sam Jones soon equalised for Grimsby and the same player shot the Mariners in front from the penalty spot soon into the second period.
Elliot Sandy equalised following a pass from summer signing Danny Draper, but Dembele had the last word.
Spalding United travel to Grantham in their first round tie on Friday (July 14).
Tuesday, July 11
First round: Stamford AFC 2 (Duffy, Sandy), Grimsby 3.
Bourne Town v Spalding United Under 21s
Yaxley v Soham Town;
Holbeach United v Peterborough Sports.