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Team Bath star wins FA Cup award

Matt Townley
2nd QR: Matt Townley
1st QR: Jack Pitcher

Team Bath forward Matt Townley has won the FA Cup "Player of the Round" award for the second qualifying round.

Townley scored a six-minute hat-trick in his side's 8-1 win at Moneyfields.

The other three contenders for the award were Ware's Matt Allen, Shortwood United's Martin Pearce and Stalybridge Celtic's Paddy Gamble.

Townley will join Gloucester City's Jack Pitcher and nine winners from subsequent rounds in the "Team of the FA Cup" for 2007/08.

He will also receive a VIP invitation to the 2008 FA Cup Final at Wembley on Saturday, 17 May 2008.

Fans can vote for their favourite player in each round on the FA's website.

As well as the VIP ticket, each of the 11 winners will receive a trophy and 500 worth of football equipment for a local school of his choice all courtesy of E.ON.

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