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TNS TURN SIGHTS ON CROWS
Tuesday night's hat-trick hero Alfie Carter looks set to retain his place for the visit of Cwmbran.
Total Network Solutions v Cwmbran Town
Vauxhall Masterfit Welsh Premier League
Sun 9 Oct 2005: Home - Treflan, 2.00pm

AFTER downing the Robins on Tuesday night, TNS turn their sights on the Crows.
In Sunday’s only Welsh Premier League action, the Saints host Cwmbran Town in Llansantffraid with a two o’clock kick-off.
Brian Coyne's men travel north buoyed by a mid-week win over Southern League neighbours Merthyr Tydfil, a welcome financial boost for the cash-strapped club who were forced to slash their players’ wages only the week before.
A 1-0 victory brings a much-need £7,500 financial windfall and the opportunity to double their money if they can progress through the second round of the lucrative BBC-sponsored competition.
Meanwhile, TNS are in good heart after successive cup wins against the second and third placed clubs in the league, Newtown and Welshpool Town, in which manager of the month Ken McKenna’s men racked up ten goals with just two against.
With the injured list reduced to just medical tests for a John Lawless heart murmur, McKenna has the luxury of selection from a virtually full squad, a headache in view of the players’ form but a welcome change nonetheless.
But one man almost certain to keep his place is former Buck Alfie Carter, who broke his scoring duck on Tuesday night with a hat-trick and is improving from game to game.
TNS beat Cwmbran 2-0 at Treflan towards the end of last season, although they were rocked by an injury-time equaliser in a 2-2 drawn down in South Wales.
Reports suggest their success against Merthyr was down to dogged defending and good goalkeeping, so Saints can expect more of the same on Sunday.
• Sides from local amateur leagues will be admitted free to this game - ask your club officials for one of the complimentary tickets.
7 October 2021