Lichfield Academy beat Burton Albion
First round of the midland floodlit cup brought cup favourites Burton Albion to the academy. With minutes to kick off Lichfield were forced into using an outfield player in goal for the third time this season. Reece Winter take a bow -what a performance. Consistant great saves throughout the game and did not look out of place in goal. Skipper Ben ( enclosed) produced a leadership performance at the heart of the defence with great speed, energy and tackles. A new formation brought a solid look to Lichfield and after only 7 minutes full back Alex Jones scored with a great goal in the box.