Burgess Hill celebrate biggest win in club’s history after beating Aldershot in FA Trophy

Dartford v Burgess Hill. Picture by Emily Hodgkinson
Dartford v Burgess Hill. Picture by Emily Hodgkinson

Burgess Hill Town are celebrating the biggest win the club’s history when they were victorious in their FA Trophy clash against Conference Side Aldershot.

Dan Perry smashed home the winner on 33 minutes to give Burgess Hill the lead, one which they maintained for the rest of the match.

And the Hillians were the talk of twitter

Striker Patrick Harding said: “This Burgess Hill team doing so well because we’re such a good team unit”

Andy Lutwyche said: “Fantastic win for @BurgessHillFC - well done to everyone involved and great to see mine and my Dad’s old team doing so well! #Hillians” ⚽️

Ashley Carr said: “What a season @Official_BHTFC are having. It just gets better. To win 1-0 away to Aldershot is amazing. Full credit to the whole squad!”

Skipper Darren Budd tweeted: “Great win today! Now for a few beers with the lads!! #BHTFC”

Whitehawk FC commented: “Monstrous achievement ... good job@ @Official_BHTFC”

Gareth Hawker said: “Congratulations @Official_BHTFC Doing Sussex proud!!!”

Aldershot fan Steve Aspinall tweeted: “Congratulations to @Official_BHTFC good luck in the next round and for the rest of your League campaign”

See this week’s Middy for report and reaction

The draw for the next round is on Monday