NOT A BAD DAY FOR OUR CLUBS IN THE COUNTY CUPS

NOT A BAD DAY FOR OUR CLUBS IN COUNTY CUPS A beautiful sunny October morning greeted players and spectators alike as the County Cups took precedent this weekend and it proved to be a mixed bag of results for our clubs involved. In the Sunday Senior Cup Schoolhouse went through to the third round after winning a difficult looking tie, 2-1 at El Sol, a fixture that was a re-run of the 2015 final. Riverside

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UNLUCKY FOR TOWN AS CHAMPIONS HIT FORM

UNLUCKY FOR TOWN AS CHAMPIONS HIT FORM Reigning champions Riverside Rovers gave notice that they don’t intend to give up their crown easily by roaring back to the top of the table with Connor Delaney, Jordan Rocastle and James Maxwell Stuart hitting hat tricks and further goals coming from Jamie Riley 2, Arron Kaye and Liam Baker in a big win over bottom side Bungay Town. They now lead on goal difference from Schoolhouse who

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BLAST FROM THE PAST

Football’s grassroots aficionados could very well be interested in a document that was sent to the League in the summer. Compiled by Stephen Stangroom, it documents the history of a club, King George, playing in the Norwich & District Sunday League in the years between 1972 to 1983. Complete with photos, it makes a very interesting read and some of the older generation may well recognize some of the faces in the photos. The story

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OCT 1st

LOGAN TREBLE PUTS PAID TO DE Schoolhouse returned to the top of the Premier Division at the weekend, bouncing back from the previous weeks defeat with a resounding 6-2 home win over DE FC. Rhys Logan hit a hat trick whilst other goals came from Brendan Burke, Chris Hall and Adam Plumstead. Acle Rangers are second after a single goal win over Sprowston Wanderers, whilst Riverside Rovers are third after winning 3-1 at Farmhouse. James

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SEPT 24th

DE FIGHTBACK TO SNATCH POINT It was back to League action this weekend following the County Cups on what was for a change, a bright sunny morning. In the Premier Division, leaders Schoolhouse went down to a single Jason Armes goal at Riverside Rovers, but stay top on goal difference from DE FC who came from 3-1 down to take a point at home to Acle Rangers. Fionn Goodwin-Wright, George Diggens and an own goal

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SEPT 17th

SCHOOLHOUSE BOUNCE BACK TO HIT NINE With this weekend being designated to the County Cups, it was a limited league programme that took place. After losing a three goal lead to only take a point at Horsford United last week, Schoolhouse were in no mood to drop points again this week and unfortunately for Dilham Cross Keys, they were the team on the receiving end as the home side hit nine to go top of

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SEPT 10th

WANDERERS HIT FIVE TO SET EARLY PACE Sprowston Wanderers seem to be enjoying life back in the top flight as they recorded their second victory of the season, winning 5-0 at Bungay Town, a victory that sees them two points clear at the top. Acle Rangers and reigning champions Riverside Rovers took a point each after a 1-1 draw in an excellent game to watch. Tom Cullabine scored for the home side, whilst Jamie Riley

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SEPT 3rd

SEVENTH HEAVEN FOR ACLE AS LEAGUE GETS UNDERWAY After what has seemed like a never ending break, the 59th season of the restructured Norwich & District Sunday League finally got underway this weekend. In the Premier Division, Acle Rangers got off to a perfect start as they scored seven without reply at Horsford United. Another of this seasons fancied sides, Schoolhouse, were being held 2-2 at half time in their game at Poringland Wanderers but

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May 12th

ALL SET FOR CUP FINAL THRILLER The final game of the Evening News & Copy I.T. Norwich Sunday League takes place on Friday when Division 1A Champions Norman Wanderers will be looking to complete a League and Cup double against free scoring Premier Division side Schoolhouse FC at the FDC ko 7.30 Norman Wanderers started their journey to the final back in December when they recorded a 2-0 victory over Trimingham Pilgrims, whilst Schoolhouse defeated

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April 30th

CLUBS RENEWAL REMINDER ALL CLUBS ARE REMINDED THAT RENEWAL FORMS FOR THE 2017/18 SEASON MUST BE RECEIVED BY APRIL 30th   FIRST HALF DISPLAY GIVES WANDERERS THE POINTS Only five games took place as the 2016/17 heads to a close, with only one League issue still remaining to be settled. In the Premier Division a good first half performance saw them go in at the break three goals up after goals by Vaughan Stevenson, Andrew

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