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    Stevenage: FA Trophy Final 2007

    Stevenage Borough celebrate
    Stevenage Borough celebrate

    Boro win Trophy thriller!

    Stevenage came back from two goals down against Kidderminster to lift the FA Trophy in the first competitive match held at the new Wembley stadium.

    Kidderminster 2Stevenage Borough 3
    Constable  31
    Constable  37
    Cole  51
    Dobson  74
    Morison  88

    Simon Oxley reports:

    Who says 'Roy of the Rovers' scripts don't come true!

    From 2-0 down to 3-2 winners with a late goal bringing the FA Trophy back to Broadhall Way - scored by the man who has scored in EVERY round of this competition.

    Steve Morison's winner was his 35th of the season, and, as Chairman Phill Wallace was almost happy to admit after the game, that meant yet another bonus for his prolific striker!

    Not that Morison was thinking of £ signs when he followed up to score after Kidderminster keeper Scott Bevan had blocked his initial shot. 

    That completed a remarkable come-back by Borough who trailed 2-0 at the break to a Jamie Constable brace. Mitchell Cole started the fight back and substitute Craig Dobson equalised before Morison had the final word.

    Quite a start for the new Wembley!


    Kidderminster: Bevan, Kenna, Hurren, Creighton, Whitehead, Russell, Blackwood, Penn, Smikle (Reynolds 90), Christie (White 76), Constable.
    Goals: Constable 31, 37.

    Stevenage: Julian, Fuller, Nutter, Henry, Gaia, Cole, Beard, Miller, Guppy (Dobson 63), Oliver, Morison.
    Goals: Cole 51, Dobson 74, Morison 88.

    Att: 53,262

    Ref: C Foy (Merseyside).

    Watch the victorious Stevenage Borough team speak to Stewart White on BBC Look East
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    last updated: 15/05/07
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    Dominic Stacey
    Fantastic- I was there i was unbelievableCum on the boroThis was better than the fa cup final and stevenage has done its part to make the new wembley as ledgondary as the old one

    robert best
    Thank you for your excellent coverage of the fa trophy and the 2006-2007 season.You have done stevenage proud!

    jay papa
    what a game ! it was a amazing atmosphere! boro was maginificent. boro are champions.

    Andrew, Sidcup
    As an ex-pat Stevenage fan who was lucky enough to be there I can only say that's the best match I've seen in the flesh. The Kidderminster fans were great, the atmosphere fantastic and the result was a dream come true - Boing boing Boro!

    you did your best harries unlucky

    Superb what a come back. Had a Great day out, only downside was the leaking roof,dodgy PA System and you cant take plastic flag poles in the ground? but you are allowed wooden ones!

    josh barton
    i was there and it was brilliant

    Congratulations to Boro for the magnificent win, and becoming WEmbley's first cup winners. As an ex-pat Stevenage resident, now in the USA, the team has made me very proud today!Thanks lads!

    malcolm howles
    harriers fan well done i was there it was a nice game well done to u all see u next season look forward to play u next season many thanks well done

    Pete Ridgewell
    Well what a game, i'm a season ticket holder down at boro and the second half performance, that is the best i have every seen stevenage play, they were the best well done stevenage boro, fa trophy champions 07 at the new wembley stadium!

    I have seen Boro play 100% better and loose, surly the sign of a good side that can play bad and still win

    c palace fan
    what an enjoyable afternoon good luck next season

    A brilliant performance to come back from 2-0 down - well done boys!

    Barry in Stevenage
    Absolutely brilliant! Had to watch the game at home on the telly, but listened to the commentary on three counties radio - absolutely brilliant! Well done everyone!

    Doug & Josie Gray
    Well done Stevenage Boro Boys. We are Proud of You All,Fantastic

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