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Stockport County 1 Curzon Ashton 0 ( FA Cup- 2QR) 16 September 2017

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AFC Telford United 3 Stockport County 2 ( Vanarama National League- North) 12 September 2017

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County lost out last night taking no points away from a rain sodden New Bucks Stadium losing 3-2 to AFC Telford in a disappointing match.

The Shropshire side’s season thus far has made them largely unfamiliar with winning, and the locals were ecstatic at their young side’s performance against a County team that generally under performed. 
The locals reaction is entirely understandable, but County contributed to their own demise with some really slack passing under pressure. At the other end of the park it was not dissimilar as Warburton, Oswell, and Stephenson in the first half, awaited a quality pass. They are still waiting I think as mostly the pill headed their way from a distance or at a height that made control and making something of anything, largely a theoretical exercise.
County looked to have  started with 3 at the back, until I realised that Adam Thomas was playing RB. But...3  or 4 .....to constantly  be giving the ball away under pressure was a big problem for County- the re…