ROVERS PROGRESS AT PILGRIMS EXPENSE

For most teams it was back to normality today with League and Cup games being played. In the Premier it is as you were with league leaders Schoolhouse getting a 5-1 victory against Horsford, Dillon Alexander, Joel Brien, Connor Simpson, Harry Hawthorne and Shaun Taylor all scoring. The only other game in the top division saw Poringland Wanderers edge past Middle Green 2-1 after goals from Matty Elwin and Chris Reynolds. The first round of

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NEW CLUB APPLICATION FORMS FOR 2019/20 NOW AVAILABLE

2019/20 season application forms for new clubs are now available on the League website to print off and send. Forms must be sent fully completed as per guidance notes at the bottom of the form and be received by the League Secretary by April 30th 2019. The form can be found on the documents tab on the site or go to http://www.norwichsundayleague.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/League-Application-Form-19.pdf

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LEADERS END 2018 ON A HIGH FIVE

The last Sunday of the year saw some clubs return to action in a limited League program that helped players and officials alike, blow away the festive excesses. In the Premier Division, a Shaun Taylor hat trick and a brace from Connor Simpson saw leaders Schoolhouse open up and eight point gap at the top as the defeated Trimingham Pilgrims, whilst Hewett Old Boys moved up to second after a Lewis Allen scored all three

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LATE DRAMA AS KAY NETS WINNER

Despite the heavy rain on Saturday evening, most fixtures survived on the last Sunday of games before Xmas Reigning champions Riverside Rovers finally managed to get a league game played when the faced Acle Rangers at Rackheath. The visitors took a first half lead, but Rovers came back in the second period to take all three points thanks to a Robert Fryers goal and an injury time free kick from Aaron Kay. That result enabled

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HORSFORD OUTFOXED AS THEY GO OUT

As the beginning of Winter begins to bite, it was a cold morning that greeted teams an spectators alike as the first round of the League Cup took place this weekend. Division 2 leaders Silver Fox produced the result of the day after a single goal from Alan Perry was enough for them to beat Premier division Horsford FC. AFC Norwich were another Division 2 side that so nearly produced a shock. 3-0 up at

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SCHOOLHOUSE BACK ON TOP

Goals by Shaun Taylor, Harry Hawthorne, Dan Reynolds and new signing Jack Hurrell helped Schoolhouse to return to the top of the Premier Division table as they won at The Middle Green. Hewett OB’s are third after Ben Potts, Ashley Smith and Ryan Wiley scored in a 3-0 win under Farmhouse, whilst in their first game under new management Trimingham Pilgrims gained a point after a 3-3 draw with Phoenix FC. There were two goals

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FARMHOUSE DELIGHT AT FIRST WIN

Its taken ten games but Premier Division Farmhouse have gained their first victory and points of the season after they won 3-2 at Phoenix FC. Two Kris Hume goals and a Rob Warminger effort gave victory to a club who deserve immense credit as despite their poor season so far, they have never used their problems as an easy excuse to call a game off and have finally earned their reward. Acle Rangers remain top

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JUDD AND WEST END RANGERS PERFECT START

A pleasant sunny Sunday morning greeted players this weekend, ideal conditions for both teams and supporters alike. In the Premier Division Acle Rangers are top after a 4-1 home win over Phoenix FC. Shaun Taylor scored twice against his old club and there were goals from Oliver Thompson 2, Alex Blake, Harry Hawthorne and an og as Schoolhouse scored seven without reply at Farmhouse. Poringland Wanderers returned to winning ways as Andy Parfitt and Vaughan

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NO HOPE FOR ENGLAND AS ROVERS PROGRESS IN CUP

It was good to hear that Remembrance Day was given its due respect as clubs lined up to play each other in League and County Cup this weekend. In the Sunday Senior Cup, Riverside Rovers made the long trip to Englands Hope of the Kings Lynn League and were rewarded with a single goal victory. Last seasons beaten finalists Acle Rangers took care of business as they scored six without reply at home to GY

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LEADERS FALL TO SCHOOLHOUSE

Premier Division leaders Acle Rangers suffered their first defeat of the season this weekend when they were beaten 3-0 at Schoolhouse. Two goals from Brendan Burke and another from Shaun Taylor did the damage for Schoolhouse who now move to within three points of the visitors. Goals from Callum Speck 2, Lewis Warnes and a double for new boy Lewis Allen, helped Hewett OB’s to a 6-1 win over Poringland Wanderers whilst Horsford FC collected all three points

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