Sam Johnson fires the ball towards goal for Diamonds

PICTURE SPECIAL: Diamonds beaten in the FA Cup

AFC Rushden & Diamonds suffered a disappointing exit from the Emirates FA Cup at the weekend.

Diamonds faced a tough test at Isthmian League Premier Division side Enfield Town and eventually went down 1-0 as they were beaten in the first qualifying round tie. Matt Hawkins of HawkinsImages was on hand to capture the action.

Ben Farrell gets on the ball for Diamonds
Ben Farrell gets on the ball for Diamonds
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Diamonds pushed hard for an equaliser but were denied on this occasion
Diamonds pushed hard for an equaliser but were denied on this occasion
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