Leicestershire Challenge CupX - Result Dates Missing

Westerby Challenge Cup 2008/09

Barwell beat Quorn in the final.

Due to the creation of the East Midlands Counties League, the Challenge Cup was expanded for this season to 19 teams, which required the addition of a second round. The competition went back to the more familiar 12 team format for next season.

First Round > Second Round > Quarter Finals > Semi Finals > Final

Entries – 19 Teams

Football Conference (1 team)

Hinckley United.

Northern Premier League (3 teams)

Loughborough Dynamo, Quorn and Shepshed Dynamo.

Midland Football Alliance (4 teams)

Barwell , Coalville Town, Friar Lane & Epworth and Oadby Town.

East Midlands Counties League (8 teams)

Bardon Hill Sports, Barrow Town, Ellistown, Hinckley Downes, Holwell Sports, Ibstock United, Kirby Muxloe and St. Andrews.

Midland Football Combination (2 teams)

Heather St. John’s and Loughborough University.

Leicestershire Senior League (1 team)

Blaby & Whetstone Athletic.

First Round

14th October 2008
Bardon Hill Sports2 – 5
Barrow Town
Ibstock United1 – 3Barwell
St. Andrews4 – 0Kirby Muxloe

Byes: Blaby & Whetstone Athletic, Coalville Town, Ellistown, Friar Lane & Epworth, Heather St. John’s, Hinckley Downes, Hinckley United, Holwell Sports, Loughborough Dynamo, Loughborough University, Oadby Town, Quorn and Shepshed Dynamo.

Second Round

4th November 2008
Coalville Town4 – 0Friar Lane & Epworth
Hinckley Downes2 – 3Loughborough Dynamo
Quorn7 – 2Blaby & Whetstone Athletic
11th November 2008
Barrow Town6 – 1Ellistown
Barwell4 – 1St. Andrews
Heather St. John’s2 – 1Holwell Sports
Loughborough University3 – 2Oadby Town
15th December 2008
Hinckley United2 – 3Shepshed Dynamo

Quarter Finals

9th December 2008
Barrow Town0 – 1Barwell
Coalville Town3 – 1Heather St. John’s
13th January 2009
Quorn2 – 1Loughborough University
24th February 2009
Shepshed Dynamo4 – 2
Loughborough Dynamo

Semi Finals

Date Unknown
(Midland Football Alliance)
0 – 2
(abandoned at half time)
Coalville Town
(Midland Football Alliance)
at Holmes Park, Whetstone.
16th March 2010
Shepshed Dynamo
(Northern Premier League – Div 1 South)
0 – 1Quorn
(Northern Premier League – Div 1 South)
at Holmes Park, Whetstone.
27th April 2009
(Midland Football Alliance)
3 – 2
Coalville Town
(Midland Football Alliance)
at Holmes Park, Whetstone.


13th May 2009
(Midland Football Alliance)
2 – 0Quorn
(Northern Premier League – Div 1 South)
at Walkers Stadium, Leicester