Hackney & Leyton League: Lapton reach third consecutive Dickie Davies final

Lapton have reached their third consecutive Dickie Davies Cup final after defeating Hackney Borough 3-2.

Daniel Stephenson gave the holders a 25th minute lead before Hackney levelled five minutes later through Curtis Brown, before Alfie Greenaway gave Borough the lead.

Gabriel equalised for Lapton, before Maurice Byfield struck the winner with 15 minutes left.

Lapton will be joined in the final by Premier Division rivals Bancroft who beat Division Two leaders Shakespeare 4-2 after extra time.

Vincent Williams and Tyrone Davidson scored for United within the 90 minutes, with Wesley Erskin and Timmy Oloto sealing their side’s progress in the first half of extra time. Lee Henegan and David Walker scored for Shakespeare.

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