Vital Football

Latest Lincoln City News

U18's play Notts County in the FA Youth Cup

U18's play Notts County in the FA Youth Cup

This Wednesday night sees Lincoln City under 18's take part in the first round of the FA Youth Cup against Notts County under 18's at Sincil Bank with a kick off time of 7pm. Unlike County the Imps have had to navigate the qualifying rounds to get to this stage of the competition.

Both sides have struggled in the Youth Alliance North East league so far this season, Notts County are propping up the table with just five points from their opening nine fixtures whilst Lincoln are fairing only slightly better sitting just two places above County with seven points but an inferior goal difference of -14 from their opening nine fixtures.

To get to this stage Lincoln City firstly had to beat Lutterworth Athletic away in the preliminary qualifying round, a match they overcame easily with a 9-0 scoreline. The goals in this game came from Everington, Simmons, Weaver (all two a piece), Rice, Leggett and Taylor.

The first qualifying round saw the Imps once again on their travels this time against Blaby and Whetstone. The goals in this encounter cam from Everington, Weaver, Taylor and an impressive hat trick from newly professional striker Jordan Thomas.

The second qualifying round saw the Imps in their first home tie of the competition against Mansfield Town at Sincil bank. This was another easy victory for the young imps beating the stags by an impressive score of 8-1. The goals in this match came from Bowles, Robinson, Rawdon (2) and a another impressive performance saw Thomas get four goals.

The Third qualifying round saw the imps travel to Ilkeston, but once again they came away with a victory, this time a fairly comfortable 4-1. The goals for this match came from Simmons, Taylor and another double from Thomas.

Tonights match should see the imps encounter their sternest test of the competition so far but I do think the young Imps will come out of the this match with a win and a second round match against the winners of Hartlepool United and Fleetwood Town at Sincil Bank. Notts County haven't had a good season so far and haven't had a confidence boosting Cup run to fall back on like the Imps.

If you enjoy talking about The Imps then please REGISTER HERE

This site brings in extra money for our Football Club so the more you visit, click and post the more it raises!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:dutch1585
Date:Wednesday October 24 2012
Time: 8:46AM

Comments

0
Hopefully another victory for them tonight!
julestheimp
24/10/2012 09:29:00
0
Hopefully another victory for them tonight!
julestheimp
24/10/2012 09:29:00
0
Both play at the same level yet Lincoln have had to play three games to get to this stage and County none. Doesn't seem right that.
The Imposter
24/10/2012 10:19:00
0
Both play at the same level yet Lincoln have had to play three games to get to this stage and County none. Doesn't seem right that.
The Imposter
24/10/2012 10:19:00
0
It is due to their club being in League one and our side is in non-league. Does seem odd though for this competition.
dutch1585
24/10/2012 11:19:00
0
It is due to their club being in League one and our side is in non-league. Does seem odd though for this competition.
dutch1585
24/10/2012 11:19:00
0
Genuinely think its unfair and believe this should be changed for future FA Youth Cup competitions.
Julestheimp
24/10/2012 13:46:00
0
Genuinely think its unfair and believe this should be changed for future FA Youth Cup competitions.
Julestheimp
24/10/2012 13:46:00
0
Three qualifying rounds does sound a bit excessive. I think it would be more appropriate to play one qualifier, keeping more in line with the full competition
Huntsward
24/10/2012 21:24:00
0
Three qualifying rounds does sound a bit excessive. I think it would be more appropriate to play one qualifier, keeping more in line with the full competition
Huntsward
24/10/2012 21:24:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Lincoln City Articles

Imps To Face Arsenal In The Emirates FA Cup

The Imps will travel to the Emirates Stadium in the Quarter-Finals of The Emirates FA Cup to take on Premier League giants Arsenal FC.

Sutton United v Arsenal FC: Team News & Match Updates

Tonight in the Fifth Round of The Emirates FA Cup Sutton United host Premier League side Arsenal FC. The winners of this tie will host Lincoln City.

18/2/17: Results, Scorers, Attendances & Table

Dagenham & Redbridge lost 2-1 at home against Guiseley AFC, Eastleigh FC lost 2-0 at home against Tranmere Rovers and Gateshead FC won 3-1 at home against Forest Green Rovers.

Stats: Burnley FC v Lincoln City

All the stats from Burnley FC (0) vs (1) Lincoln City, Turf Moor, 18/2/17 - 12:30 Att: 19,185

Archived Vital Lincoln Articles

Vital Lincoln articles from

Site Journalists

Jules
Editor email
Profile
The Imposter
Editor email
Profile
BrownImp
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will we win, lose or draw against North Ferriby United?
Suggested By: Vital Lincoln City
Win77%
Lose12%
Draw11%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Lincoln 30 20 4 6 64 30
2 Dag & Red 32 19 4 9 61 21
3 Forest Green 32 17 9 6 60 25
4 Tranmere 31 18 6 7 60 19
5 Dover Athletic 32 17 5 10 56 16
6 Barrow 32 14 12 6 54 18
7 Aldershot 33 15 9 9 54 12
8 Gateshead 33 14 10 9 52 20
9 Macclesfield 31 15 5 11 50 13
10 Wrexham 34 12 10 12 46 -8
11 Bromley 32 13 6 13 45 -4
12 Chester 33 11 10 12 43 4
13 Boreham Wood 32 11 10 11 43 2
14 Solihull Moors 33 12 7 14 43 -3
15 Eastleigh 32 10 12 10 42 2
16 Braintree 32 10 7 15 37 -16
17 Sutton 30 10 6 14 36 -9
18 Torquay 33 9 8 16 35 -9
19 Guiseley 33 9 8 16 35 -12
20 Woking 33 9 7 17 34 -15
21 Maidstone 33 9 6 18 33 -23
22 Southport 33 8 7 18 31 -32
23 York 32 5 13 14 28 -20
24 North Ferriby 33 8 3 22 27 -31
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Lincoln City Results (view all)

Lincoln City Fixtures (view all)

Feb 21 2017 7:45PM : North Ferriby United (a)
Conference National
Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Dagenham & Redbridge (H)
Conference National
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : York City (H)
Conference National
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Aldershot Town (a)
Conference National
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Braintree Town (a)
Conference National
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Chester (H)
Conference National

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Stevie_imp741
2.Jules644
3.Impalex352
4.NottyImp320
5.Croozey270
6.Luke Imp269
7.Impartiality254
8.Davidimp240
9.Barney Imp212
10.Scotimp196
Write for Vital Football