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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LOGAN AT THE DOUBLE

LOGAN AT THE DOUBLE AS SCHOOLHOUSE STRETCH LEAD AT THE TOP A bright crisp November morning greeted sides this weekend and another set of fixtures were completed. I saw the game between the mornings top two in the Premier Division where Schoolhouse played host to Acle Rangers. After an even and keenly contested first half where both sides created but failed to take chances, the game exploded into life after the break when Dale Simpson

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MIXED FORTUNES ON THE COUNTY SCENE AS CUPS HEAD TO QUARTER FINAL STAGE

MIXED FORTUNES ON THE COUNTY SCENE AS CUPS HEAD TO QUARTER FINAL STAGE After this weekends fixtures, the Norwich & District Sunday League will provide five of the eight Quarter finalists in this seasons competition after a reasonably good weekend for our clubs. Acle Rangers progressed to the last eight after a 5-2 home win over True Traders FC, whilst Schoolhouse had a comfortable 7-1 win at Phoenix. Riverside Rovers also went through courtesy of

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LEAGUE CUP DRAW

The draw for the first round of the League Cup has been made and is as follows DE FC v Longdale Rovers Poringland Wanderers v Bungay Town Farmhouse v Mettingham Acle Rangers v Rose Ath Sprowston Wanderers v Horsford United The Middle Green  v Trimingham Pilgrims Woolpack FC  v Riverside Rovers Hethersett Athletic v Vale Longo Phoenix FC v Marlborough Drayton Dazzlers v Briston FC Mad Moose Ath  v  Aslacton & Gt Moulton Barracks FC

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FIRSIDE UPSET THE ODDS

With only 3 games being played in the Premier League Schoolhouse took full advantage of Acle Rangers and Riverside Rovers being out of action by going top with a 7-2 win at Bungay Town.  Rhys Logan 2, Joel Brien, Josh Bull, Chris Hall, Ben Watson and James Slater all scoring for Schoolhouse.  Poringland leapfrogged Horsford with an impressive 6-1 win (Ben Fowkes 2, Matt Daynes, Chris Lay, Sam Rose, Andy Skipper) and Farmhouse picked up

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