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Sittingbourne (3) 4 -v- VCD Athletic (2) 4

Sittingbourne (3) 4 -v- VCD Athletic (2) 4

Report by Tony Rickson

Tuesday (24th September) evening may have only  been a League Cup-tie in front of a small crowd, and Sittingbourne did concede four goals, but this felt like an important and exciting step forward in the development and evolving of the club.

Local Footballer attracts Premier League Attention

Lex Allan (Right) signs Sittingbourne FC contract with club secretary John Pitts (Left) - Credit: Ken Medwyn (www.sittingbournefc.co.uk)

A local 18-year-old football player is attracting Premier League interest in recent days.

Sittingbourne FC player Lex Allan, who lives on the Isle of Sheppey, is being tracked by top clubs Crystal Palace and Millwall.

Sittingbourne FC Secretary, John Pitts, told SFM News: "Lex is an excellent defender. He has such a great ability for his age"

Lex has also been attracting other rave reviews from the six matches that he has played for Sittingbourne.

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