Tayport have been so shut now not simply to incomes a replay towards the Scottish Junior Cup holders and largest membership in junior soccer, however claiming what may have been their highest win in over a decade.
Best an out of this world point-blank save by way of Auchinleck Talbot goalkeeper Andy Leishman saved out a apparently goalbound Dayle Robertson strike within the last phases of Saturday’s 5th spherical fit.
At that time, the groups have been locked at one apiece.
The Talbot ‘keeper in reality celebrated his save and their complete staff have been celebrating in a while afterwards when the hosts notched a last-minute winner to depart the visiting contingent deflated.
But all the gamers can also be proud in their efforts, particularly after creating a dreadful begin to the sport.
Auchinleck opened the scoring after handiest 20 seconds of the Beechwood Park contest when a protracted ball into the field will have to were handled however the ball broke for striker Bryan Boylan and he gleefully rolled it into an empty web.
Because the half of advanced, the house facet hit the put up on a few events, however the Canniepairt males additionally had a couple of half-chances and performed some excellent soccer.
There used to be a equivalent tale in the second one half of, with openings at each ends.
Boylan neglected a chance to double the ‘Bot lead, when he knocked one excessive with handiest Shaw to overcome, whilst Jamie Mackie fizzed one excessive for ‘Port. With quarter of an hour final, Tayport grabbed a leveller.
Lyall Shaw delivered a nook from the suitable and, in a crowded goalmouth, the ball fell completely for Kris Rollo who swept the ball house.
Then got here Leishman’s forestall sooner than there used to be additional agony for Chris McPherson’s males when the hosts scored that 89th minute winner although Dwayne Hyslop.
Tayport: Shaw, Strachan, Sturrock, Ness, Whyte, Rollo, Shaw, Mackie, Robertson, Wilson, Gill.