On September 13th, 1997 the Lilywhites played the Leicestershire Club, Shepshed Dynamo in the 1st Qualfying Round of the F.A. Cup. The following month the two clubs were to met again over two legs in the Dr Marten's Cup.
13.9.1997 Cambridge City 3 - 0 Shepshed Dynamo 1st Qualfying Round of the F.A. Cup. Cambridge City team: Dan Kelly, Andy Jeffrey, Richard Chattoe, Steve Gawthorp, Andy Taylor, Mark Adams, Michael Cheetham, Simon Ullathorne, Neil Harris, Andy Pincher and Neil Cogger. Subs: Rosco Hipperson, Aron Rutter and Leete. Scorers for City were: Harris and Cogger (2)
Dr Martens Cup
7.10.1997 Shepshed Dynamo 3 - 3 Cambridge City 1st Leg Cambridge City team: Barber, Crick, Chattoe, Gawthorp, Taylor, Rutter, Cheetham, Ullathorne, Cogger, Micky Bennett and Lewis Baillie. Subs: Hardwick, Bell and Byatt. Scorers for City: Ullathorne and Bennett (2)
2nd Leg of Dr Martens League Cup, 1997
28.10.1997 Cambridge City 3 - 0 Shepshed Dynamo 2nd Leg Cambridge City team: Barber, Pincher, Chattoe, Carter, Gawthorp, Hipperson, Cheetham, Bennett, Harris, Keith Lockhart and Adams. Subs were Rutter, Darton and Oglivie. Scorers for City were Bennett and Cogger
Founded in 1994 following the demise of Shepshed Albion (formerly Shepshed Charterhouse). In 1995 they were to reach the 1st Round of the F.A. Cup, losing 6 nil to Carlisle.