2008 FA Trophy Final

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2008 FA Trophy Final
2008 FA Trophy Final.png
Event2007–08 FA Trophy
Date10 May 2008
VenueWembley Stadium, London
Man of the MatchChris McPhee
RefereeMartin Atkinson (West Yorkshire)

The 2008 FA Trophy Final was the 39th final of the Football Association's cup competition for levels 5–8 of the English football league system. It was contested by Ebbsfleet United and Torquay United on 10 May 2008 at Wembley Stadium in London.

Ebbsfleet United won the match 1–0 to win the competition for the first time in their history.[1]

Martin Atkinson was the referee.



Ebbsfleet United
Torquay United
GK 1 England Lance Cronin
RB 2 England Peter Hawkins
CB 3 France Sacha Opinel
CB 5 England James Smith Yellow card
LB 6 Republic of Ireland Paul McCarthy (c) Yellow card
RM 8 England Stacy Long Substituted off 84'
CM 12 England Chris McPhee
CM 14 England Neil Barrett
LM 25 England Michael Bostwick
FW 19 England John Akinde
FW 14 England Luke Moore Yellow card
GK 21 England Sam Mott
DF 4 England Gary MacDonald Substituted in 84'
DF 4 England Mark Ricketts
MF 17 England George Purcell
FW 10 England Chukki Eribenne
England Liam Daish
GK 21 England Martin Rice Yellow card
RB 3 England Kevin Nicholson (c)
CB 4 England Steve Woods
CB 6 Wales Chris Todd
LB 7 England Lee Mansell
RM 8 England Tim Sills Substituted off 88'
CM 10 England Lee Phillips Substituted off 46'
CM 14 England Chris Hargreaves
LM 20 England Roscoe D'Sane Substituted off 66'
FW 24 England Steve Adams
FW 26 England Chris Zebroski
DF 5 Scotland Chris Robertson
MF 11 England Kevin Hill Substituted in 88'
MF 16 England Matthew Hockley
MF 19 England Danny Stevens Substituted in 46'
FW 9 England Elliot Benyon Substituted in 66'
England Paul Buckle


  1. ^ "Ebbsfleet United 1–0 Torquay United". BBC Sport. 10 May 2008. Retrieved 31 July 2010.