Match Reports

August 2017

Taunton Town...2 Mangotsfield Utd...1 Taunton Town 2 - 1 Mangotsfield United By Bob Smale,

Peacocks edge home against Mangos

Yate Town 0-1 Bideford Yate Town 0 - 1 Bideford By Gary Davis,

Yate can’t rock the Robins

Hanwell Town 0 Egham Town 1 Hanwell Town 0 - 1 Egham Town By Clive Cooke,

Late loss

Wood complete remarkable come back Bristol Manor Farm 3 - 3 Shortwood United By Jim Cunneen,

Bristol MF 3 Wood 3

YATE TOWN 0 BIDEFORD 1 Yate Town 0 - 1 Bideford By Adam Barker,

Its two wins out of two for Bideford thanks to a Craig Allan goal at Yate Town last night in Southern League Division One West.

Match Report: Stratford Town 2 Merthyr Town 2 Stratford Town 2 - 2 Merthyr Town By Andy Chilton,

Town fight back from two goals down against Merthyr to earn a draw in a riveting game at the MoodChimp

Marlow kick-off home campaign with promising win Marlow 3 - 1 Hayes & Yeading United By Terry Staines,

Fine performance from Blues wins plaudits and points

Pike remains positive despite Slough defeat Gosport Borough 1 - 5 Slough Town By Site Manager,

Boro’s miserable start to the Southern League premier division season continued with a 5-1 thrashing by Slough Town.

Chesham United 1 Banbury United 3 Chesham United 1 - 3 Banbury United By David Shadbolt,

Banbury go top of the early league table with a convincing win at Chesham

Diddy Earn First Victory Didcot Town 4 - 2 Wimborne Town By Joffy Chinnock,

Report by Ian East

Aylesbury FC 1 Cambridge City 2 Aylesbury 1 - 2 Cambridge City By Admin,

FC experienced a disappointing opening to their home league programme in this defeat against division new boys Cambridge City.

LEARNING LESSONS FROM LANGLEY Dunstable Town 1 - 4 Kings Langley By Paul Harris,


Thame United 0 AFC Rushden & Diamonds 3 Thame United 0 - 3 AFC Rushden & Diamonds By Jake Collinge,

Thame United fell to a 3-0 defeat on Tuesday evening to one the favourites for the league title, AFC Rushden & Diamonds.

Mitres left battered by Stags Bishops Cleeve 1 - 3 AFC Totton By Matthew Jones,

Bishop's Cleeve made it 2 losses from the opening 2 league matches of the season.

SALISBURY 2 v 2 PAULTON ROVERS Salisbury 2 - 2 Paulton Rovers By Tony Walsh,

Fantastic Paulton gain deserved point MATCH HIGHLIGHTS ADDED

Reds Beaten By Injury Time Winner Kettering Town 1 - 0 Redditch United By Matt Johnson,

Kettering secure all 3 points in 93rd minute

Opening day curse strikes again. Uxbridge 3 - 1 Bedford Town By Roger Worsley,

Eagles lose to Uxbridge

BIDEFORD 1 DIDCOT TOWN 0 Bideford 1 - 0 Didcot Town By Adam Barker,

Bideford kicked off their 2017/18 league season with a 1-0 win over Didcot Town on Saturday afternoon.

Long journey to Norfolk yields no reward King's Lynn Town 2 - 0 Gosport Borough By Site Manager,

A first half brace was enough to sink Alex Pike's men at Kings Lynn but positive second half display inspired hope for the rest of the campaign.

Opening Day defeat Shortwood United 2 - 4 Winchester City By Jim Cunneen,

by Harry Ash - and a huge thank you for stepping in and taking over hame games from me. Thanks Harry. Photos by Brian Rossitter

BLUES OPEN WITH WIN AT ARLESEY Arlesey Town 0 - 1 Marlow By Terry Staines,

For the second season running Marlow start with 3 points against Arlesey Town

AFC RUSHDEN 2 HANWELL TOWN 0 AFC Rushden & Diamonds 2 - 0 Hanwell Town By Clive Cooke,

Opening day loss

Rovers take the spoils in local derby Kempston Rovers 1 - 0 AFC Dunstable By Matthew Wilmot,

Kempston Rovers earned their first win of the season at home to AFC Dunstable in a tough encounter at Hillgrounds.

North Leigh Beaten in Season Opener North Leigh 2 - 5 Bristol Manor Farm By Mick Hooper,

League new boys, Bristol Manor Farm, victorious at Eynsham Park

Biddy Down Diddy Bideford 1 - 0 Didcot Town By Joffy Chinnock,

Report by Ian East

Chalfont St Peter 1 Thame United 2 Chalfont St Peter 1 - 2 Thame United By Jake Collinge,

Thame United secured three points on their return to the Southern League in a hard fought victory at Chalfont St Peter.

DUMPED BY THE DITCH Redditch United 5 - 0 Dunstable Town By Paul Harris,


Banbury United 5 Dorchester Town 1 Banbury United 5 - 1 Dorchester Town By David Shadbolt,

United's season get's off to an excellent start with a 5-1 win over Dorchester Town

Mitres lose against 10 men Magpies Wimborne Town 3 - 1 Bishops Cleeve By Matthew Jones,

Cleeve manager Steve Cleal was left disappointed in many of his players performance as they were unable to capitalise on a red card late in the first half.

Mangotsfield United...0 Salisbury FC...5 Mangotsfield United 0 - 5 Salisbury By Bob Smale,

Season opener shock

Larks match Robins Larkhall Athletic 2 - 2 Evesham United By Tracey Hill,

A point apiece

Great Start for Town at Royston Royston Town 1 - 2 Stratford Town By Mark Bickley,

A 2-1 win at newly promoted Royston Town gives Stratford a great start to new season

Hayes & Yeading United 1 Aylesbury FC 1 Hayes & Yeading United 1 - 1 Aylesbury By Admin,

Following a mediocre campaign last time around, Aylesbury FC manager Davis Haule made wholesale changes throughout the squad,

PAULTON ROVERS 1 v 2 SLIMBRIDGE Paulton Rovers 1 - 2 Slimbridge By Tony Walsh,

Paulton lose amid controvesy Match Sponsors- WATERHOUSE INDEPENDENT FINANCIAL ADVISORS

Rovers lose 2-1 away at new boys Moneyfields Moneyfields 2 - 1 Kempston Rovers By Matthew Wilmot,

Kempston Rovers fell to newly promoted Moneyfields on the opening day of the new Southern League season by a scoreline that really does not tell the story of the game.

Convincing Victory In Opening Game Of The League Campaign Redditch United 5 - 0 Dunstable Town By Matt Johnson,

Dior Angus hat-trick; Spencer Weir-Daley and Vinny Mukendi also on target.

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