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Oct 9th 2005 at 14:00 Treflan Attendance 260
The New Saints
1 - 0
Cwmbran Town
Match report WELSH PREMIER

Chris King bursts up the left flank.
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Beck goal enough for victory

A CASE of after the Lord Mayor's Show for TNS, who overcame Cwmbran without ever reaching the heights of Tuesday night's performance against Newtown.
It took the Saints an hour to break down stubborn resistance from the Crows, who had clearly come to defend in depth.
The ploy worked readily in the first half when TNS were unable to muster a shot on target.
A more incisive attacking effort after the break started to create chances with Beck just wide from a Steve Evans flick-on and Chris King firing over from a good position in front of goal.
Former Everton youth Beck had just seen his goal-bound shot cleared off the line by Terry Green when he quickly got the chance to make amends.
A Tommy Holmes cross was headed on by Evans and Beck took his chance well, lashing the ball past keeper Gareth Wesson from five yards out.
Even a goal behind, the Crows showed little ambition and more TNS goals could have followed, but the best chance came in the final minute when last-minute sub Marc Lloyd Williams squared the ball across goal with his one and only touch, but Mike Wilde was unable to connect with the goal at his mercy.
Referee: Wayne Tregonning

Steven Beck (60)
Starting line-ups
Gerard Doherty
Martyn Naylor
Chris King
Steve Evans
Tommy Holmes
Scott Ruscoe
Steven Beck
Barry Hogan
Michael Wilde
John Toner
Alfie Carter
Gareth Wesson
Terry Green
Kris James
Jason Perry
Ross Lloyd
Kris Thomas
Paul Bonar
Kris Dimond
Rhys Carpenter
Kaid Mohamed
Jamie Edwards
Matt Kirkham
Phil Baker
Marc Lloyd Williams
Jamie Wood
Tom Billing
Simon Heal
Phil Baker -> John Toner (80)
Jamie Wood -> Steven Beck (88)
Marc Lloyd Williams -> Alfie Carter (90)
Tom Billing -> Rhys Carpenter (66)
Simon Heal -> Kris Dimond (66)
None Terry Green (47)
None None
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Substitute minutes of 99 indicate actual times not known.
The New Saints played as Total Network Solutions from 1997 to end of season 2005/6.
NEWI Cefn Druids played as Flexsys Cefn Druids prior to 2003/4.
Port Talbot Town played as Port Talbot Athletic prior to 2001/2.
Total Network Solutions played as Llansantffraid FC prior to 1997/8.
Match-by-match player stats for season 1993/4 are largely unavailable.