The Barnsley Bulldogs are a step closer to completing an amazing cinderella story after winning their State Cup quarter-final yesterday.
The Bulldogs, an amateur outfit who play in the fourth tier of Newcastle football, accounted for Oxley Vale Attunga in Coffs Harbour to progess to the semifinal of the State Cup.
They will meet Coffs City today, vying for a place in the final of the 64-team $10,000 Northern NSW State League.
Heavyweights Broadmeadow Magic and Charlestown City meet in the other semi.
Broadmeadow accounted for Goonellabah 4-2 and Charlestown thrashed Lismore Workers 7-1.