Mickleover Sports Reserves have reached the DCFA Divisional Cup South Final! After overcoming Gresley FC 3-1 in the Semis, they now have Melbourne Dynamo’s First Team standing in their way of ultimate glory. To get this far in the competition is already a major achievement for the team, here’s a bit of information about their journey in this competition…
Road to the Final
1st Round – bye
2nd Round – 1-0 v Mickleover RBL
3rd Round – 9 – 0 v Little Eaton
Semi – 3-1 v Gresley FC
Manager: Danny Davidson.
Danny is now moved up to be 1st Team assistant Manager. He has been at the club for 5 years working with the Juniors and Reserves having a wealth of experience at Conference and Conference North level with the likes of Burton Albion, Hereford, Stafford R, Crawley Town.
Coach: David Mackenzie
In his 10th season at Station Road having joined the Dick Pratley revolution. Tasked with developing players several have stepped up and had decent careers at non-league football.
With the introduction of the academy John McGrath is giving the youngsters every encouragement to progress.
Squad (In bold have been with 1st team)
Max Bennett, Daniel Cvik, Finley Davies, Jake Dickenson, Tom Eccleshall, Noah Girvan, George Morley, Yakeef Murphy, Will Norcross, Jakub Ondersjco, Jermaine Palmer, Tyreece Robinson, Jake Smith, Harry Stephen’s, Jaro Vvak, Dean Wilkinson, Che Webster, Jack Walsh, Tom Cox, Danny Davidson, Josh Neild.
The final will be played at New Manor Ground, Awsworth Rd, Ilkeston DE7 8JF on 9th April 2018, KO 19:30. Please come down and cheer on our boys!