25 February 2017
Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division
On a heavy sticky pitch just one goal separated the two teams today at Ardley United. The points travelled home to Lydney Town. Burnham remain at the foot of the table, after a home defeat where they were three behind before staging a mini-recovery. Oxford City Nomads took the lead at Flackwell Heath and then had to watch as the home side scored six times. Highmoor IBIS scored the first and last goals at home to Thatcham Town. The visitors took the points with four goals of their own in between. The largest crowd of the day saw league leaders Bracknell Town take the points at Highworth Town by the odd goal in three. Royal Wootton Bassett were two ahead before visitors Longlevens AFC struck. The two goal lead was re-established with just two minutes to go. Binfield converted a penalty at the end of the first half but the points were eventually shared as hosts Tuffley Rovers equalised after the interval.
A goal at each end in a minute saw Chalfont Wasps and visitors Headington Amateurs share the points. The hosts with a well worked move from a long throw-in and the visitors from a breakaway. Chinnor took all three points from a fine win over struggling Wantage Town. In a six goal thriller Didcot Town took the points at home to AFC Aldermaston despite the visitors scoring twice. The hosts took the lead midway through the first half an were never behind. Rayners Lane were twice ahead at Finchampstead but lost by the odd goal in five. The winner was the only second half goal. Penn & Tylers Green were made to work hard at home by visitors Bicester Town. Solid pressure and defensive errors proved to be the difference between the teams. Woodley Town left it late to take the points at Sandhurst Town after the hosts had drawn level with fifteen to go. A goal in each half saw the points shared at Wokingham & Emmbrook. The hosts opened and Holyport drew level with just ten minutes left
A goal in each half saw second placed Cirencester Town share the points with visitors Abingdon United in fifth. League leaders Fairford Town were five ahead before second bottom Tytherington Rocks got on the scoresheet with a late spot kick conversion. Hook Norton were surprised at home by Milton United and lost by the odd goal in three. The battle in the lower reaches of the division at Letcombe, was all square until the teams tired in the last ten. Then the goalscoring started and visitors Cheltenham Saracens came out on top. Purton and Shrivenham shared the points with both goals coming in the first half. Third placed Easington Sports drew at Shortwood United with both goals coming before the interval. Bottom club Woodstock Town fought all the way at home to mid-table North Leigh. It took a penalty kick with two minutes to go to finally separate them.
18 February 2017
Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division
Ardley United 1 v 0 Tuffley Rovers. Just after half time Jack Ross struck the only goal game to give the home side the points. Binfield 3 v 1 Royal Wootton Bassett. At the interval it was all square. Jon Bennett for the home side with Dan Bailey equalising. Liam Ferdinand and Luke Hayden added to the home side tally to secure the three points. Bracknell Town 1 v 1 Flackwell Heath. In front of a crowd of over 300 this game was a real credit to The League. Both goals came in the second period with George Short for Bracknell and Joel Jacobs equalising for Flackwell with a rehearsed training ground free-kick. Highmoor-Ibis 0 v 3 Thame United. Thame United went to the top of the table with goals from Tom Ashworth and Lydon Goss in the first half. Goss got another after the break. Longlevens AFC 2 v 5 Brackley Town Saints. Brackley Town Saints took all three points at Longlevens with goals from Josh Murphy, Lewis Rankin, Aiden Hawtin and a pair from Josh Bowden. Brad Martin and Darren Ofoe replied for the home side. Lydney Town 4 v 1 Henley Town. A Declan Moorley-Lyne hat-trick and a goal from Lewis Banford saw the home side with three points at home to struggling Henley Town, Chris Hood got the visitors only reply.
Chinnor 1 v 4 AFC Aldermaston. Aldermaston had a good away win with goals from Liam Tackley with a hat-trick & Martin King. Chinnor’s response came from Ryan Daly. Headington Amateur's 2 v 1 Bicester Town. Headington Amateurs beat Bicester Town by the odd goal in three. All of these came in the first half. Luke Cuff & Liam Moorbey for the home side and Dan Bone for the visitors from the spot. Holyport 1 v 4 Penn & Tylers Green. Holyport’s Paul Rake opened the scoring for the match. Chris Hurst, James Surez, Casey Barrcouo, and George Weller then found the net for the visitors to keep Penn in top spot. Sandhurst Town 2 v 4 Finchampstead. Kylo Atkinson scored twice for the visitors and Freddie Barren grabbed another as the visitors went three ahead. Seam Dellfosse got two back before Sam Gore added a fourth for the visitors who went home with the points.
Abingdon United 4 v 1 Tytherington Rocks. The home side were four ahead before Patrick Boyd could reply for lowly Tytherington Rocks. On target for the home side were Graham Brian with a couple, Jack Right and Graham Edney. Cirencester Town Dev' 3 v 2 New College Swindon. It was all square at the break. Kyle Chambers & Danny Gudger for Cirencester with Max Slinn & Ben Lodge for New College Swindon. Gudger got the winner in the second half. Milton United 1 v 2 Letcombe. Letcombe took the points at Milton United by the odd goal in three. On target for the visitors were Richard Claydon and Dan Hoskin. Jamie Davis found the net for Milton United. North Leigh 0 v 2 Fairford Town. Second half goals from Chris Jackson and Dan Drewett were enough to keep the League leaders at the top. Purton 5 v 1 Shortwood United . It was all square at the interval. An Ollie Hunt strike for the home side was cancelled out by Ollie Portlock. After the break the home side ran away with the game. Matt Bennett getting a hat-trick & Shannon Pocock the other. Shrivenham 0 v 1 Easington Sports. A Ryan Markham goal for the visitors midway through the second half was all that separated the teams.
Bluefin Sport Challenge Cup
Brimscombe & Thrupp 4 v 0 Chalvey Sports. Unbeaten in Division Two East the visitors were simply overcome by Premier Division opposition. Ash Cordwelll, Sam Blackey, Kyle Pitts, and Ben Prictor all found the net for the home side.
Bluefin Sport Supplementary Cup
Chalfont Wasps 1 v 0 Ascot United. A solitary sting from the Wasp's end Ascot United’s cup hope, the One East side took a 26th minute lead courtesy of a Nick Little looping header over debutant keeper Tim Amoli.
Chairmans Challenge Cup
Fairford Town Reserves went down 0-2 at home to Penn& Tylers Green Reserves.
Oxfordshire FA Intermediate Cup
Convincing 6-1 home victory for Kidlington Reserves over Easington Sports Reserves.
Reading Invitation Challenge Cup
Wokingham & Emmbrook secured a 1-0 home win over Woodley United, Elliott Rushforth scoring the only goal on 75 minutes.
Ascot United 1 v 5 Brimscombe & Thrupp Luis Bowers 14 scored the only goal for Ascot United whilst visitors Brimscombe found the net five times through Ed Major 3,38, Jack Smith 17, Ben Deakan 25, and a penalty from Olly Pitt 64. Henley Town 0 – 0 Highmoor-Ibis A much needed point for the home side a neither side could find the net. Highworth Town 0 v 1 Flackwell Heath League leaders Flackwell scored the only goal in very tight game. Adam Dickens was the scorer with a penalty after 70 minutes. Oxford City Nomads 1 v 2 Longlevens AFC Oxford were quick off the mark with a Rav Shamsi goal in the first minute. Dave Merrick 35 and Jamie Martin 44 hit back with goals before halftime to win the game for the visitors. Royal Wootton Bassett 1 v 2 Ardley United Steve Yeardley 76 netting for Royal Wootton Bassett’s only goal after Ardley had gone ahead through goals from Jack Ross 30 and Matt Cruise 71. Thatcham Town 0 v 2 Thame United, Thame coming out on top in a top of table clash with goals from Dan West 26 and Lynton Goss 82 with a penalty.
Bicester Town 3 v 1 Holyport Goals from Adam Garner 44, Bacardo Bejamin 75, and Danny Bone 79 won the game for Bicester after Holyport took an early lead with a strike from Ben Wall 9. Chalfont Wasps 0 v 2 Chinnor Chinnor won the game with goals from Stewart Braun 48 Ben Lewis 67. Didcot Town Reserves 0 v 1 Rayners Lane Jordey Mun-Buny 61 scoring only goal in a tight game. Wokingham & Emmbrook 3 v 2 Finchampstead 96 Matt Booth 15, Ben Broadhurst 35 and Sam Lawrence 70 were on target for the home side. Finchampstead benefited from an own goal 46, and Richard Thomas 90 found the net late in the game.
Clanfield 85' 3 v 1 Cheltenham Saracens, Clanfield struck three times in the first half through Karl Dickinson 30, and James Mcgowan 40 46. The visitors could only get one back from Jamie Martin 70. Easington Sports 1 v 1 Shrivenham Both goals coming in the first half. Aaron Dosanijh 38 for Easington and Leigh Brown 41 Shrivenham. Hook Norton 0 v 3 Fairford Town Fairford coming out on top in this 1st v 3rd clash with goals from Steve Hall 24 Levi Cox 26 and Josh Mold 85. Letcombe 0 v 1 Cirencester Town Dev’ Dan Gudger 43 scoring the only goal of the game to give the visitors the three points. Milton United 1 v 1 Woodstock Town This was a good game ending all square. Alec Linch 26 with Milton’s goal, and Jamie Fisher 23 for Woodstock. New College Swindon 2 v 1 Abingdon United The home side won with two goals in the first half from Antonio Gerrish-23 and Tyler Wilkinson 44. Jason Smith 78 respnded for Abingdon. Shortwood United Reserves 2 v 2 North Leigh Both sides scored a goal in each half for this game to finish all square. On target for Shortwood were Tom Palmer 22 and Olly Portlock 70, with North Leigh’s goals coming from Marley Joseph 5 and Daryl Harris 48.
Bluefin Sport Hellenic Supplementary Cup
Moreton Rangers 10 v 0 Faringdon Town Division Two West leaders put ten past mid-table Faringdon Town.
Chairman's Challenge Cup
Bourton Rovers 2 v 3 Flackwell Heath Reserves Flackwell win a close game with second half goals from Fabian Driffell 52 and Toby Lawrence 60. It was level at the interval with Chris DeFranco netting for Flackwell’s after 10 minutes and Keelan Gilbert 35 equalising. Connor Teague 82 struck Bourtons other goal. Sandhurst Town Reserves 0 v 1 Lynch Pin Alex Simmonds scored the only goal of the game to take Lynch Pin into the next round.
Berks & Bucks FA Cup Competitions
Newport Pagnell Town 3 v 6 Binfield, Dominic Lawless 54 65 Sam O'Neil 63 struck for Newport’s after Binfield moved into a four goal lead, that they extended to move into the draw for the next round. On target were Liam Ferdinand 44 83, Grant Kemp 50, Sean Moore 2, James Knight 53, and Luke Hayden 66
Berks & Bucks Intermediate Cup
Risborough Rangers 0 v 0 Woodley United It took penalty kicks to decide this game after neither side could find the net. Woodley won 4-2 from the spot.
Berks &Bucks Junior Cup
Penn & Tylers Green Res' 0 v 3 New Zealand (Aylesbury) Penn were knocked out by a very good team from Aylesbury that scored all three after the interval. Abingdon United Reserves 4 v 0 Westwood United Reserves Abingdon strode into the next round with goals from John Dennis 20 87, Jacob Joseph 85, and Owen Karau 88
Ardley United 1 v 0 Thatcham Town In close game Ardley won with injury time winner Matthew Cruise 90 + 3 . Flackwell Heath 3 v 2 Lydney Town, Lydney took the lead after 36 minutes from Declan Moorley-lyne. Flackwell came back three goals from James Trip 66, Dan Baylis 68 and Tom Wooliment 90. Lydney’s second came from Declan Moorley-Lyne 90+1. Royal Wootton Bassett 0 v 0 Ascot United, the game at Royal Wootton Bassett ended all square with Ascot United. Thame United 2 v 2 Brimscombe & Thrupp, Thame’s goals come from Andy Gledhill 55 and 58 after being two down through Ollie Pitt 33, and Jack Smith 42 for Brimscombe. Burnham 1 v 3 Highworth Town, Burnham took an early lead through Neville Roach 12 Highworth hit back three second half goals from Chris Taylor 47, Jon Davolie 62 and Aysa Corrick 83 Binfield 5 v 0 Longlevens AFC, Binfield cruised to a five goals victory with strikes from OG 2, Jeff Brown 30, Jon Bennett 46, Liam Ferdinand 70, and Sean Moore 89 without reply. The fixture Tuffley Rovers v Highmoor-Ibis was postponed.
Finchampstead 1 v 0 Bicester Town, Finchampstead won with only goal of the match from Jonathan Malone 72 . Sandhurst Town 1 v 0 Didcot Town Reserves, Town won the game with an early goal from Sean Delfosse 4. Wantage Town v Headington Amateurs, Wokingham & Emmbrook v Chalfont Wasps, Woodley United v Chinnor, Rayners Lane v Penn & Tylers Green were all postponed.
Cirencester Town Development 3 v 0 Tytherington Rocks, Cirencester won convincingly with goals from Max Arnold 31 and Danny Gudger 49, 85. West Fairford Town 3 v 2 Shortwood United, Fairford won a very close game. On target were Matt Boucher 42, 74 and Levi Cox 60. Shortwood’s goals came from Nick Pierce 44 and Matt Bennett 52. Letcombe 3 v 1 New College Swindon, Letcombe lead two nil at half time with goals from Richard Claydon 2, 9, Gavin Jones made it three nil in the 63rd minute. Tyler Wilkinson 76 replied for New College Swindon. Shrivenham 1 v 3 Clanfield 85' , Clanfield had fine away win with Callum Gardener 10 Callum Miller 49 and Jack Kennedy 78 finding the net. Jamie Prictoe 34 struck Shrivenham’s only goal. Woodstock Town 1 v 2 Easington Sports, Easington went two ahead with goals from Adil Hussain 30 Andrew Stidder 62. Woodstock’s late reply in the 77 minute was from Callum Green. North Leigh v Cheltenham Saracens postponed
Chalvey Sports 3 v 1 Milton Keynes Academy, Chalvey won the game of the day in Division Two with goals from Ryan Hazell 26, 68 and Konnor Saunders 82 after Ryan Kelsey 17 had opened the scoring for the visitors. This keeps unbeaten Chalvey Sports at the top of the table.
Berks & Bucks Junior Cup
Abingdon United Reserves 3 v 0 Hungerford Town Swifts, Abingdon won with three second half goals from Jacob Joseph 61 Jacob Keeble 70 Joe Green 80.