John (Knocker) West (Memorial) Cup Final 2017-2018

Poplar Athletic FC 3 - 1 Stockingford White Lion FC

  

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A donation on behalf of the West Family as been made to the Stroke Ward at the George Eliot Hospital Nuneaton.

Poplar Athletic FC won the John ‘Knocker’ West Memorial Cup after beating Division one side Stockingford White Lion 3-1 in this season’s final. Both sides had chances to open the scoring with White Lion’s keeper Taylor Davis pulling off some good saves before Tyson Knight gave Poplar the lead 10 minutes before the break. Stockingford White Lion drew level after half time when Craig Ashby found the net but sub John Russell headed in from a free kick to restore Poplar’s lead. Danny Harris made it 3-1 when he charged down a clearance in the six yard box to seal the win.     

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