FEB 18th NORWICH v IPSWICH

As you are probably aware, the Norwich v Ipswich game is taking place on Feb 18th. With this in mind the League has contacted all club secretaries to advise that if they do not want a game on that day, they must contact fixture sec Bernie Hardiman or League sec Ben Casey by 7pm on Sunday Feb the 4th. Calling off after the cut off point will lead to league rules being enforced.  Most games

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DELANEY TREBLE AS ROVERS CUT GAP

The weeks heavy rain saw a number of pitches waterlogged this weekend but it was still a decent program that took place. In the Premier Division, leaders Schoolhouse will be ruing the fact that they let a two goal slip when making the long trip to Trimingham Pilgrims as the hosts fought back to eventually earn a 3-3 draw. Riverside Rovers took advantage of the leaders slip to close the gap at the top as

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Dazzlers Go Top

Once again the weather took control this morning with a frost, meaning only 7 games were played. Credit to the teams playing in the those 7 games for not calling off too early and allowing an extra 15 minutes for the pitches to thaw, kicking off at 10.45. Division 1 promotion chasing Hewett Old Boys and Longdale Rovers played out a 0-0 draw, a rarity in Sunday league football, a result that sees Longdale remain

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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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