Robins through after easing past Diss

A RICHARD Chadwick double smoothed Ely City’s path into the preliminary round of the FA Cup.

Ely City 4

Diss Town 0

Chadwick opened his account after just five minutes to ensure the ideal start for the home side and struck again shortly after half-time to all but wrap up the win.

An own goal in the minutes before half-time and a Luke Parkinson penalty in the 84th minute completed a comfortable win for the Robins, who will go on to host Walsham-le-Willows in the first preliminary round on September 3.

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Alan Alsop’s men will be back in action again on Tuesday evening as they travel to Haverhill Rovers in the Ridgeons Premier League.

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