Ryan Shenton bagged a brace as Mossley cruised into the first qualifying round of the Emirates FA Cup at a sold-out Seel Park.
Manchester City were kept at bay following heroics by Brighton goalkeeper Megan Walsh who kept a clean sheet with a string of saves.
Stocksbridge may have the name but it was Stalybridge Celtic who showed the ‘steel’ as they triumphed in Sheffield in the preliminary round of the Emirates FA Cup.
Mossley’s speedy exit from the FA Youth Cup following a heavy preliminary round home defeat by Liverpool side Litherland REMYCA was not entirely unexpected.
Paddy Lane’s miss in the penalty shootout proved decisive as Curzon Ashton edged past Hyde United in the Ray Stanley Memorial Shield.