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Local Teams to Battle for Silverware in County Cup Finals

A total of 256 teams began Cumberland FA’s County Cup journey back in August 2017, and now the County FA is looking forward to welcoming its finalists back for a series of finals which take place throughout Cumberland in May.

All three adult finals will be hosted at Carlisle United’s Brunton Park for the first time, providing players with the unmissable experience of playing at a professional football club. Meanwhile, the junior finals will be played across the county at Windscale FC, Abbeytown JFC and Carlisle City FC.

Cumberland FA would like to wish all teams and match officials involved in the finals the very best of luck. Full details for each final can be found below.

Cumberland Cup Final
Cleator Moor Celtic FC v Penrith AFC
Date: Tuesday 8 May 2018
Venue: Brunton Park, Carlisle
Kick-Off: 7.00pm
Officials – Referee: Anthony Backhouse. Assistant Referees: Gregor Airey and Kevin Mulraine. Fourth Official: Jim Halliday

Women’s Cup Final
Penrith AFC Ladies v Carlisle United FC Ladies
Date: Friday 11 May 2018
Venue: Brunton Park, Carlisle
Kick-Off: 7.00pm
Officials – Referee: Andrew Carruthers. Assistant Referees: Sophie Logie and Grace Law. Fourth Official: Mark James

Sunday Cup Final
Brampton FC v Inter Pirelli FC
Date: Sunday 13 May 2018
Venue: Brunton Park Stadium, Carlisle
Kick-Off: 11.00am
Officials – Referee: Alan Charters. Assistant Referees: Callum Black and Adam Pattison. Fourth Official: Scott Taylor

Under 18 County Cup Final
Crown Newlaithes JFC v Upperby Park JFC 
Date: Friday 4 May
Venue: Keswick FC
Kick-Off: 7:00pm
Officials – Referee: Tony Whitfield. Assistant Referees: Matthew Chambers and Joshua Thorburn. Fourth Official: Chris Backhouse

Junior Final’s Weekender

The Under-16 and Under-16 Girls County Cup Final took place in March, so this season we will be hosting four Junior Cup Finals during the Weekender!

The Junior Weekender will be played at Gillford Park, Carlisle on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 May 2018.

Under-14 County Cup Final
Creighton JFC v Cockermouth JFC Panthers
Date: Saturday 12 May 2018
Kick-Off: 2.00pm
Officials – Referee: Tom Russell. Assistant Referees: Cameron Sealby and Finn Docherty. Fourth Official: Daniel Curwen

Under-12 County Cup Final
Cleator Moor Celtic JFC v Crown Newlaithes JFC
Date: Saturday 12 May 2018
Kick-Off: 11.00am
Officials – Referee: Daniel Curwen. Assistant Referees: Leo Reed and TBC. Fourth Official: Finn Docherty

Under-14 Girls County Cup Final
Whitehaven AFC v Abbeytown JFC
Date: Sunday 13 May 2018
Kick-Off: 2.00pm
Officials – Referee: Harry Hogarth. Assistant Referees: Rohan Kanda and Matthew Rogerson. Fourth Official: Kerry Greenway

Under-12 Girls County Cup Final
Cockermouth JFC v Castletown JFC Raiders
Date: Sunday 13 May 2018 
Kick-Off: 11.00am
Officials – Referee: Kerry Greenway. Assistant Referees: Daniel Howes and Lewis Grant. Fourth Official: Matthew Rogerson

Under-18 Plate Final
Workington Reds JFC Black v Whitehaven AFC 
Date: Friday 4 May 2018 
Kick-Off: 7:00pm 
Venue: Windscale FC

Girls Trophy & Plate Finals Day

Once again the Girls Trophy & Plate Finals Day will be played at Abbeytown JFC on Sunday 20 May 2018.

Under-14 Girls Trophy Final
Workington Reds JFC Diamonds v Carlisle City JFC
Kick-Off: 3.15pm

Under-14 Girls Plate Final
Northbank JFC v Stanwix JFC Hornets
Kick-Off: 1.30pm

Under-12 Trophy Final
Workington Reds JFC Diamonds v Northbank JFC
Kick-Off: 12 noon

Under-12 Plate Final
Northbank JFC v Whitehaven AFC White
Kick-Off: 10.30am

Cumberland FA would like to thank the local clubs who have once again agreed to host this season’s County Cup Finals at their venues.

Fixtures and results for this season’s competitions can be found HERE