Huddersfield net the winning penalty past Kevin Pilkington.

IN PICTURES: Where are Mansfield Town's 2003/04 nearly men now?

As Mansfield Town mount a serious promotion challenge for promotion to League One in 2018/19, we look back at the team that came so close to achieving it in 2003/04.

Keith Curle's side, including five magnificent home-grown players, were beaten by Huddersfield Town on penalties in the Division Three Play-Off Final at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium. Here we look at what happened to the XI that started that memorable match . . .

Now 44, a great servant to Stags and neighbours Notts County, the former Manchester United stopper is now goalkeeping coach at League Two rivals Cambridge United.

1. KEVIN PILKINGTON

Now 44, a great servant to Stags and neighbours Notts County, the former Manchester United stopper is now goalkeeping coach at League Two rivals Cambridge United.
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One of Mansfield's most popular sons, the maverick Irish international midfielder, who left Stags to join Sunderland is now 37 and works as a Stoke-based TV and radio pundit.

2. LIAM LAWRENCE

One of Mansfield's most popular sons, the maverick Irish international midfielder, who left Stags to join Sunderland is now 37 and works as a Stoke-based TV and radio pundit.
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The highly talented defender, now 32, is still playing his trade at Championship level at QPR after spells at clubs like Blackpoll, Bolton, Blackburn and Preston. Has played seven times for them this season so far.

3. ALEX JOHN-BAPTISTE

The highly talented defender, now 32, is still playing his trade at Championship level at QPR after spells at clubs like Blackpoll, Bolton, Blackburn and Preston. Has played seven times for them this season so far.
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Former Welsh U21 centre half Day, 36, returned to Stags for a second spell. Sadly knee problems that kept him out for 16 months saw him retire prematurely at the age of 29 in 2012.

4. RHYS DAY

Former Welsh U21 centre half Day, 36, returned to Stags for a second spell. Sadly knee problems that kept him out for 16 months saw him retire prematurely at the age of 29 in 2012.
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