WILSON SENDS SALFORD CITY BACK TO WEMBLEY AFTER A DRAMATIC PENALTY SHOOT-OUT
A converted kick from James Wilson took the win for Salford in a dramatic penalty shootout which saw Newport County lose 6-5 to the Ammies after the game ended in a 0-0 draw on Wednesday night (20th Feb).
The win means that City will once more head to Wembley, the second time in the clubs history and the first time in the clubs debut in the Leasing.com Trophy.
During the 90 min match, both sides were equalled which left both teams facing penalties to decide the outcome, it was James Wilson who converted the kick for Salford after Ryan Inniss shot was saved by Tom King.
The club will now face down Portsmouth FC (Pompey) in the final on Sunday 5th April with Salford looking to lift the silverware for the first time.
Edited by KARL