Bristol Manor Farm return to cup action on Tuesday night when rivals Mangotsfield United travel to The Creek for the quarter-finals of the GFA Senior Challenge Cup. Here is all the information ahead of the fixture. *Please note, season tickets are not valid for this fixture.
Off the back of Saturday’s league defeat at home to Frome Town, the Farmers will be looking to bounce back with a victory over the Mangos and progress further in the completion. The Farm will be boosted by the recent signing of Jake Gosling, following his move from Northern Premier League side Sporting Khalsa. Regarding the transfer, Lashenko commented: “Jake is a class act. We’re delighted to bring him to the football club, and I’m really looking forward to working with him.”
Bristol Manor Farm have already played Mangotsfield this season, winning 2-0 at The Creek back on August Bank Holiday.
The victory came courtesy of goals from Owen Howe and Ben Bament. You can watch the match highlights from the aforementioned fixture HERE.
The opponents, Mangotsfield United have struggled in both their Southern League and cup fixtures this season, winning just two matches in all competitions. Their victories came against Tavistock and Cinderford respectively. Last time out, Ray Johnson’s men lost 2-4 at home to Paulton Rovers.
Bristol Manor Farm AFC would like to thank S&A Services for sponsoring tonight’s fixture and match ball. We look forward to welcoming you down to The Creek
*Please note, season tickets are not valid for this fixture
Supporters who are travelling to the match by public transport (Bus or Train) can qualify for the £5.00 concession price.
We are also pleased to announce that spectators can purchase tickets by cash or debit/credit card on the turnstiles. Ticket prices for Tuesday’s match are as follows:
- Adults: £8
- Concessions: £5 (students, OAP’s, public transport ticket, NHS & Armed Forces)
- Under-16s: £2
- Under-12s: FREE
For supporters looking to make the fixture at The Creek on Tuesday, visitors should remind themselves using our contact page HERE.
There are no COVID-19 restrictions for the match, however we urge that any supporters that have tested positive, or have symptoms, for COVID-19 must refrain from attending. You can familiarise yourself with our BMF Risk Assessment.
Mangotsfield United Football Club is a football club based in Mangotsfield, Bristol, England. They are currently members of the Southern League Division One South and play at Cossham Street. The club was formed in 1951 after Mangotsfield Football Club closed down its reserve team.
After winning the Gloucestershire Senior Cup in 2002–03, they won the Western Division the following season, earning promotion to the Premier Division.
However, after finishing bottom of the Premier Division in 2008–09, they were relegated back to Division One South & West.
A third-place finish in 2010–11 saw them qualify for the promotion play-offs, but they were beaten 3–1 by Frome Town in the semi-finals. The club won the Gloucestershire Senior Cup again in 2012–13 and retained the trophy the following season.