Team of the Round 1

KO Team of the Round

The Cumbrian Cottages sponsored Cumberland Cup Team of Round One is Kirkoswald FC.The shortlist for Round 2 has also been confirmed.

Kirkoswald FC were up against Crown Newlaithes FC, Northbank FC and Silloth FC for the Award.

With more than 130 respondents to the public vote and with the panel in agreement, the Eden Valley side were crowned ‘Team of the Round’.

There were 16 ties in the 1st Round of the competition with Kirkoswald FC beating Whitehaven Miners 7-3. A hattrick from central defender Sean Elliot made the half time score 3-3 with a second half hattrick from substitute Jake Holden and a goal from Niall Renwick sealing the victory.

Currently 8th in Division 1 of the James Cropper Westmorland Football League, Kirkoswald FC who have recently celebrated their 50th anniversary defeated the Smurfit Kappa Cumberland County League team.

Kirkoswald FC will now receive a £100 Kitlocker Voucher courtesy of Cumbrian Cottages. The Team of the Round Award has been brought back this season thanks to our partnership with Cumbrian Cottages.

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Following deliberation from Cumberland FA’s Team of the Round Panel, three teams have been shortlisted following their performances in Round 2

Keswick FC – Beat 2013-14 and 2015-16 Cumberland Cup finalists Aspatria FC 6-1 

Northbank FC – The newly reformed team lost on penalties to defending Champions Carlisle United FC with the score 1-1 after extra time Workington Athletic FC – Beat Bransty Rangers FC 6-3 in Round 2. The team, currently 5th in Division 1 of the Smurfit Kappa Cumberland County League beat Bransty Rangers FC who are in the division above.

Vote for The Team of Round 2

Once the public votes are in, Cumberland FA’s Team of the Round Panel will also cast their votes to determine the winner of ‘Cumberland Cup Team of Round 2’. The winner will receive a £100 Kitlocker Voucher courtesy of Cumberland Cup sponsors Cumbrian Cottages.

The draw for the Quarter Finals of the Cumberland Cup and the 3rd Round of the Sunday Cup will take place on Friday 22 November LIVE on BBC Radio Cumbria from 6pm.

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