Record breakers Colney Heath win again as Lions are dumped out of FA Vase

PUBLISHED: 12:03 04 September 2019 | UPDATED: 10:22 05 September 2019

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

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Colney Heath made it seven wins out of seven this season and set a club record of 18 games undefeated, a streak going back to March, thanks to a 4-0 win at home to London Lions in the FA Vase.

Colney Heath V London Lions - Taylor Cobb in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Taylor Cobb in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Three goals in the opening 25 minutes did the damage for the Magpies who host Haverhill Rovers in the next round, the side they beat 6-1 in the FA Cup in Suffolk last month.

Colney Heath V London Lions - Harry Lewis in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Harry Lewis in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Jon Clements started the rout on five minutes and hit the bar shortly after as the Magpies pressed.

Colney Heath V London Lions - Harry Lewis in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Harry Lewis in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

The second soon arrived though on 15 minutes, Taylor Cobb linking with Spencer Clarke-Mardel to set up George Devine for the finish.

Colney Heath V London Lions - Jon Clements in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Jon Clements in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Jack Woods made it three with a shot off the underside of the bar and from there the home side managed the game well.

Colney Heath V London Lions - Jon Clements in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Jon Clements in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Charlie May had to make a couple of good saves but the Magpies could have had more before finally making it four with five minutes remaining.

Colney Heath V London Lions - Jon Clements in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Jon Clements in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Andy Sears-Black got it from the edge of the box with a sweet low drive.

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Spencer Clarke-Mardel in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Spencer Clarke-Mardel in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Spencer Clarke-Mardel in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Spencer Clarke-Mardel in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Ryan Thompson, manager of Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Ryan Thompson, manager of Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Colney Heath celebrate. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Ryan Thompson, manager of Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Ryan Thompson, manager of Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Colney Heath V London Lions - Taylor Cobb in action for Colney Heath.


Picture: Karyn HaddonColney Heath V London Lions - Taylor Cobb in action for Colney Heath. Picture: Karyn Haddon


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