Potton United 2 St Ives Town 4
Tuesday, 02 October 2007
St Ives maintained their reputation as a bogey side for the Royals, overturning an interval deficit to take the points at The Hollow.
Michael O'Farrell put Potton in front on the quarter hour,punishing a mix up in the visiting defence, but the Saints levelled six minutes later through Liam Kennett's powerful drive.
Ben Gallant restored Potton's lead a minute before the half time whistle, converting a Shilbu Miah cross, but the Saints took charge after the break.
Graeme Thackray levelled the score after 65 minutes and three minutes later St Ives went in front through Barry Albone. Jamie Blackwell's close range volley wrapped up the visitors' victory seven minutes from time.
Potton: Aaron Loney, Carl Simm (Jon Guess), Jim Benton, John Mulholland, Rob Cornfoot (Damon Pickering), Craig Lanham, Michael O'Farrell, Ben Gallant, Shiblu Miah, Jason Thomas, Mark Boland.
St Ives: Rob Mackney, Jason King, Craig Smith, Steve Poore, Will Fordham, Dan Pilsworth, Dan Newman, Barry Albone, Graeme Thackray (Jamie Blackwell), Liam Kennett (Brian Liston-Clark), Dan Moyes (Warren Everdell)