Monthly Archives: August 2019

Lichfield City make FA Cup history

Lichfield City made club history with a comfortable 3-0 victory against higher-grade opposition to reach the First Qualifying Round of the FA Cup for the first time. A composed performance from Jay Hawkins’ men saw them lead their Midlands League Premier Division opponents Haughmond FC 1-0 at the break thanks to a long-range effort from […]

Hat-trick hero Luke earns FA Cup upset for Lichfield

A superb hat-trick from Luke Childs earned Lichfield City a dramatic 3-2 victory against higher-grade opponents in the FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round. Midlands League Premier Division side Highgate United were the visitors to the City Ground but two quick goals from Childs handed Lichfield the advantage. Highgate pulled one back before half-time and equalised […]