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Jan 7th 2006 at 14:30 Treflan Attendance 233
The New Saints
7 - 0
Porthmadog FC
Match report WELSH PREMIER

Jackson watches his spectacular overhead kick beat Port keeper Richard Harvey.
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Saints inflict record defeat on Port

TNS scored twice in the first six minutes to inflict Porthmadog's heaviest-ever league defeat.
Referees stop one-sided boxing matches but Mark Whitby was unable to prevent Porthmadog suffering further punishment as the Saints went on to score seven for the second time this season.
Steven Beck seized on a defensive clearance to notch the first after just three minutes, his shot taking a slight deflection as it fizzed past keeper Richard Harvey.
Marc Lloyd Williams then headed in from a Michael Wilde cross following superb work by Chris King.
Port keeper Richard Harvey made the first of several good saves to deny Lloyd Williams moments later, but constant pressure produced its reward when Steve Evans headed in at the back post from Scott Ruscoe's corner.
Wilde benefited when Lloyd Williams miskicked from a Wood cross just before half-time to get in on the act and in the second half TNS just powered away.
Ruscoe's cross provided for Lloyd Williams to head his second from in front of goal before Michael Jackson scored his first goal for the Saints with a spectacular overhead from the edge of the box.
Lloyd Williams knew little about his hat-trick effort when a Wilde shot hit him in the face but, with 20 minutes left, TNS looked certain to record their best-ever Welsh Premier win.
But to their credit, the visitors kept fighting to the end, held their discipline and even threatened a consolation.
Sub Tony Williams took advantage of the injured Jackson but his shot flew across the face of goal.
Referee: Mark Whitby

Steven Beck (3)
Marc Lloyd Williams (6)
Steve Evans (36)
Michael Wilde (42)
Marc Lloyd Williams (58)
Michael Jackson (66)
Marc Lloyd Williams (70)
Starting line-ups
Gerard Doherty
Chris King
Phil Baker
Steve Evans
Michael Jackson
Scott Ruscoe
Steven Beck
Barry Hogan
Marc Lloyd Williams
Michael Wilde
Jamie Wood
Richard Harvey
Geraint Mitchell
Mike Foster
Rhys Roberts
Lee Webber
Danny Hughes
Gareth Parry
Ywain Gwynedd
Gareth Caughter
Carl Owen
Les Davies
Dean Smith
John Leah
Nick Pugh
Ken McKenna
John Toner
Tony Williams
Richard Owen
John Peris Jones
John Toner -> Scott Ruscoe (59)
John Leah -> Jamie Wood (59)
Nick Pugh -> Michael Jackson (86)
Richard Owen -> Les Davies (65)
Tony Williams -> Ywain Gwynedd (70)
John Peris Jones -> Gareth Caughter (84)
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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.