Stopper Lee spot on for Bees

Richard Lee was the hero as Brentford beat Charlton 3-1 on penalties after a 0-0 draw to reach the JPT Southern final.

Last Updated: 14/12/10 at 22:53

Lee: Brentford hero

Lee: Brentford hero

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Bees goalkeeper Lee saved three spot-kicks in succession to leave Bees striker Gary Alexander with the task of sending Andy Scott's side through to a money-spinning final against Exeter.

It was no more than the Bees deserved after dominating the second half but failing to find the killer touch to end Charlton's Wembley dream.

Brentford centre-back Karleigh Osbourne came closest to breaking the deadlock in regulation time when he slammed a volley against the bar from a free-kick with just five minutes remaining.

Bees' leading scorer Charlie MacDonald then squandered a gilt-edged chance to seal the tie in injury time when he sliced his effort wide of the upright after good work from Alexander. Substitute Sam Wood also flashed a volley wide of the post with almost the last kick of the game.

The closest the visitors came to ending the stalemate was when Lee Martin headed over Charlton danger man Kyel Reid's left-wing cross from close range. Earlier, Reid himself came close with a low drive which was tipped wide by the hero of the hour Lee, who followed up his penalty heroics in earlier rounds with the hat-trick of saves which settled the encounter.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

More Match Results

Sunday, 22 March 2015
15:30
Bristol C 2-0 Walsall Report
Thursday, 29 January 2015
19:45
Bristol C 1-1 Gillingham  
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Walsall 0-0 Preston Report
Wednesday, 07 January 2015
Preston 0-2 Walsall  
Tuesday, 06 January 2015
19:30
Gillingham 2-4 Bristol C Report
Tuesday, 16 December 2014
19:45
Notts Co 0-1 Preston Report
Wednesday, 10 December 2014
Bristol C 2-0 Coventry Report
Tuesday, 09 December 2014
Tranmere 2-2 Walsall Report
19:30
Doncaster 0-1 Notts Co Report
Saturday, 06 December 2014
15:00
Gillingham 1-0 Leyton Or  

Footer 365

Brendan Rodgers says he will be a better manager at Liverpool next season

Brendan Rodgers believes he "will be a better manager" next season, and has criticised the "short-termism" that has threatened to dislodge him at Liverpool.

Jose Mourinho agrees new Chelsea deal, claim reports

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has verbally agreed a two-year extension to his contract, according to reports.

Swansea's Bafetimbi Gomis could return from injury against Arsenal

Swansea striker Bafetimbi Gomis could return to action against Arsenal after nearly a month on the sidelines.

Mail Box

Giroud Is More Than Good Enough...

Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott are integral to Arsenal's title hopes next season. There's also more on handballs, Juventus, and Ronaldo holding Bale back...

How Is Coutinho Rated Above Cazorla?

We have a mailbox packed full of views on Santi Cazorla, what Arsenal and United need this summer, the idiocy of St Totteringham's Day and rather a lot more...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company