FA Cup picture special: Horsham fall to Dartford in second qualifying round

Horsham's FA Cup adventure came to an end at the second qualifying round after a 2-0 home defeat to National League South side Dartford on Saturday.

Monday, 23rd September 2019, 1:35 pm
A keenly contested tussle for the ball

The Hornets put up a valiant fight but goals from Darren McQueen and Luke Allen sealed the Darts' passage to the third qualifying round. Photographer Steve Robards was at the game - here is a selection of his photos.

Horsham's Charlie Harris receives the ball
Horsham's Charlie Harris plays a pass
Horsham's Will Miles puts a Dartford player under pressure
Kieran Lavery gets his head up
Horsham's main stand
Action from Horsham v Dartford
Charlie Harris (left) battles for the ball
Horsham's Steve Metcalf
A crowd of 902 packed the Camping World Community Stadium
The view from the main stand
Horsham's Lee Harding looks to receive the ball
Kieran Lavery (left) made his Horsham return after two weeks out
The in-form Chris Smith shapes to shoot
Steve Metcalf spreads the play
The Horsham faithful
Horsham's supporters look on
Two players compete in an aerial battle
Charlie Harris hurdles a challenge
Will Miles (left) anticipates a corner
Kieran Lavery attempts to head at goal
Horsham's Lea Dawson
Lea Dawson anticipates a header
Dartford's Ben Greenhalgh goes for goal
Dartford celebrate Darren McQueen's goal
Horsham's Chris Smith