SANDERS STRIKES TO PUT ACLE INTO THE LAST FOUR

This weekend saw the Quarter Finals of the County Cups, and in the quest to reach Carrow Rd, the League is guaranteed to have at least two of the four semi finalists. Aaron Sanders was the toast of Acle as his single goal was enough to send Acle Rangers through at the expense of Yarmouth side Wheelwrights FC. Horsford United are also in the final four. After a 2-2 draw against fellow Norwich side Sprowston

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LAST MINUTE PENALTY EARNS ROVERS A POINT

Its was a bitterly cold morning that greeted players and spectators alike as 2018 swung into action and the game between the top two in the Premier Division lived up to expectation. Riverside Rovers travelled to league leaders Schoolhouse and took an early lead through Jamie Riley before the home side levelled, then went ahead. Jordan Rocastle then restored parity but with a couple of minutes left the home side went back in front. But

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LEAGUE CUP DRAW

The draw for the 2nd Round of the League Cup has been made and is as follows: Brooke FC v Riverside Rovers Sprowston Wanderers v Hewett OB’s Aslacton v Mischief FC Windmill Wanderers v Schoolhouse Farmhouse v Vale Longo Poringland Wanderers v Longdale Rovers Trimingham Pilgrims v Acle Rangers Drayton Dazzlers v Phoenix FC All games to be played on Feb 4th Extra Time and Pens if required  

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OVERNIGHT FROST CAUSES NEAR WIPE OUT

Heavy overnight frost almost obliterated the entire fixture schedule this weekend as most pitches suffered in the cold and only two games took place. Both games that were played were on all weather surfaces. In the Premier Division, Schoolhouse increased their lead at the top as they hit eleven in their win over Horsford, whilst in the U19’s Old Catton also increased their lead at the top with a 4-2 victory over Acle Rangers. With

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BRAVE & HARDY SOULS DEFY THE WEATHER TO GET GAMES PLAYED

With weekend frost and heavy rain to contend with, only a handful of the scheduled games took place in the League, and those who did play deserve great credit. No games took place in the Premier Division, but in the First, Hewett OB’s took the opportunity to move up to second spot as Lewis Warnes, Callum Speck, Callum Wiley and Lee Roper-Smith all scored in a 4-1 win over Windmill Wanderers. Phoenix FC scored eight

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ROCASTLE STRIKES TWICE TO PREVENT CUP SHOCK

This weekend saw the first round of the League Cup take place on a morning that was damp and gloomy, but saw some cracking encounters take place. In probably the tie of the round, Div 2 leaders Woolpack FC took a first half lead against reigning League champions Riverside Rovers, when Chris Holmes scored with a neat finish, but shortly before the break Jordan Rocastle latched onto a long ball played in behind the home

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ARBS SET TO MAKE SPLASH & CASH FOR CHARITY

Former Sunday League stalwart Alan Arber is set to do his bit for charity  as he plans to taken a dip in the frozen North Sea on Boxing Day. Alan one of the very best goalkeepers to ever grace local football is raising the money to assist The Offside Trust, an organisation set up to assist with the safeguarding of children in sport. If any club, player, official etc would like to sponsor Alan in

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PAGE & NICHOLS ENABLE BROOKE TO CUT GAP

It was a bright but chilly morning that greeted everybody this weekend, ideal conditions for football. In the Premier Division, Schoolhouse remain six points clear at the top after scoring nine at Farmhouse. Riverside Rovers, who have three games in hand on the leaders, were 3-1 (Jason Armes 2, Duane Easthall) victors at Horsford. Acle Rangers went down to their second successive defeat as they were beaten 2-1 (Hayden Davis, Matty Eves) at Sprowston Wanderers,

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