NDSFL WEEKLY REPORTS

  

2016-17

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Observer (Graham Beal Memorial) Shield

2016-17

Malt Shovel - Man of the Match

Bobby Fothringham

Fife Street FC Reserves

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Vernon Baggott Memorial Cup

2016-17

Man of the Match,

Bradley Steptoe

Weekly Reports 2018-2019

Andrew Baggott

Weekly Report - Sunday December 9th 2018

Fir Tree extended their lead at the top of Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware to six points after they beat FC Miners Res 6-1 and closest rivals The Arches, lost their first league game. Adan Bourne scored twice, Shane Clark and Danny Tweed were among the other scorers for Fir Tree, while Ashley Clark’s hat trick was in vain for The Arches as they went down 7-5 to Ambleside Res. Third placed Parade beat Saunders Hall 5-0 while a hat trick from Sam Jones helped fourth placed Chetwynd Phoenix to a 9-1 win over Windmill. Josh Till, Joe Nightingale, Tyler Rowe, Stuart Bawden, Andy Lee, Daniel Law and James Rooke scored the other goals. Shane Hunter was again among the scorers for Coniston as they enjoyed a 6-3 win over Sunnyside Inn. Three goals in the last five minutes won it for Coniston after the scores were level at 3-3. Hunter’s brace was joined by two from Jamie Greenway and singles from Rudi Golds and Toran Sippitts. Catalin Clenciu scored all three in reply for Sunnyside. Griff & Coton Manor secured another win with a 3-2 success against Ridge Lane Res.

 

Bedworth Travellers Res also have a six point lead at the top of their division, The EJ Group Ltd Division One and helped by goals from Josh Tate and Adam Newell, they went on to beat Bedworth Liberals 3-1. At the other end of the table, Attleboro Royal Oak and Bentley Sports shared the points in a 3-3 draw. Steve Kent, Lineker Lashley and Jake Warmington all finding the net for Royal Oak.

 

With Acorn’s game lost to the weather, Bulkington Poppy’s had the chance to close the gap on Acorn at the top of Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two to three points and did so with a 4-1 win over Bull & Anchor. Jordan Hindhaugh scored twice for Poppy’s, Jo Jo Wilson and Matty Good added the singles. Lewis Davis bagged four goals for Darkside as they went on to beat Attleboro Fox 5-3 and move into fourth spot. Martin Pratt scored the other Darkside goal. Chetwynd Arms are not in fifth thanks to their 7-0 win over FC Miners. John Arshad led the way with a hat trick, Wayne Gallagher, Sam Burcher, Sean McCulloch and Sam Forsyth scored the others. TNT Res moved up a couple of places thanks to their 4-1 win over Bedworth Liberals Res.

 

Frank Parker reclaimed top spot in Cannon Sports Premier One after they beat Bedworth Travellers 8-1. Luke Wilson scored the Travellers consolation. Drayton’s game fell to the weather but Poplar did manage to play and they leap frogged over Bedworth Sports after beating them 6-0. Jo Miles scored three of their goals, Sam Reader, Sam McClintock and Danny Harris adding the singles. Ben Wright and Brady Middleton both found the net for Weddington Thistle as they won their first league game of the season, 2-1 at Grendon.


Weekly Report - Sunday December 2nd 2018

With 7 league titles and numerous 2nd and 3rd place finished between them, Drayton and Ridge Lane have been battling it out in Cannon Sports Premier One for many years. Ridge Lane are now the longest serving members of the league, Drayton can’t be far behind them. This week both came head to head with Drayton looking for 3 points to take them back to the top of the table and thanks to goals from Scott Friswell, Ben Sadler and Damian Ward, they did that with a 3-2 win. Alex Naughton scored both Ridge Lane replies. Frank Parker drop to second after they were beaten 3-1 by Poplar Athletic, Scott McClintock, Joe Miller and Danny Taylor scoring the Poplar goals. Nathan Thompson replied for Parkers. Stockingford White Lion also slip a place to third after they were also beaten 3-1, by Bedworth Sports. Grendon moved up to sixth thanks to a 5-3 win over TNT.

 

FC Atack’s 2-0 win over Witherley moves them into second spot in EJ Group Ltd Division One. Drayton Res drop t further after they were beaten 5-1 by Haunchwood Sports, Mark Williams leading the way with a hat trick, Scott Malpass and Andy McFarlane scored the others. Bentley Sports picked up their second win of the season after they beat Bedworth Liberals 4-3.

 

In Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two, Bedworth Conservatives lost their 100% record when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Chetwynd Arms. Leaders Acorn continued their winning run beating Bedworth Liberals Res 5-1 with goals from Steve Merry 2, Aiden Meehan, Ronan Villiers and Damian Pierce. Attleboro Fox are up to fourth after they beat Collycroft Royal Oak 5-1 while TNT Res picked up their first win of the season beating FC Miners 8-2.

 

The top two teams in Nuneaton Trophies and Giftware Division Three are beginning to break away and both enjoyed 7-0 victories this week. Leaders Fir Tree beat Sunnyside Inn while Lee Smith bagged a hat trick for The Arches as they went on to beat FC Miners Res. Ashley Clark 2, Adnane Mhabdi and Ashley Tandy scored the others. Parade’s 6-0 win over Ridge Lane Res takes them into third spot while Saunders Hal climb a couple of places after they beat Windmill 4-0. Ambleside Res were the day’s biggest winners when they beat Griff & Coton Manor 12-0.

 

In the BCFA Sunday Amateur Cup games played it was mix fortunes again for the Nuneaton Sides. Aaron Webb scored twice for Darkside as they drew 2-2 with Crown Warriors but won the tie, for the second round running, on penalties to progress. Attleboro Royal Oak were beaten 3-0 by Solihull Moors while Bulkington Poppy’s lost 4-2 to Shire Oak Bears.


Weekly Report - Sunday November 25th 2018

Bulkington Poppy’s maintained their unbeaten run in Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two and are now only three points from top spot. This week they came back from 3-0 down with 20 minutes left against Collycroft Royal Oak to win 4-3 with the last kick of the game.  John Russell, Jevon Mallabone and Jordan Ashby all found the net to bring Poppy’s level and it was Sam Brown, on his debut, who scored the winner in the last minute. Acorn stay top after they beat Chetwynd Arms 4-1 while Bedworth Conservatives stay second thanks to a 2-1 win over Attleboro Fox. Bull & Anchor are up to fourth after two goals from Liam Holmes and singles from Matt Broom and sub Tommy Chipper gave them a 4-2 win over Bedworth Liberals Res. Weddington Thistle Res moved off the bottom after goals from Eric Allen, Aaron Formaston and Lewis Edwards gave them a 3-1 win over FC Miners. Chay Tirbaso scored the Miners goal.

 

Bedworth Travellers Res enjoyed a 4-0 win over Ambleside to stay top of the EJ Group Ltd Division One, Tom Browett scored two of their goals, Adam Newel and Louis Day the others. Drayton Res are up to second after they shared the points with Witherley Utd in a 1-1 draw, who move into third. Hartshill Sports slip to fourth after they were beaten 2-1 at Bedworth Liberals. Jack Colley’s goal for FC Atack gave them a 1-0 win over Bentley Sports, while Haunchwood and Attleboro Royal Oak shared the points and eight goals in a 4-4 draw. Honest Ndlovu, Scott Hall, Luke Ginnelly and Liam Finlayson scored the Royal Oak goals.

 

Martin Sadler and Ben Sadler both found the net for Drayton as they beat Grendon 2-1 and join Frank Parker and Stockingford White Lion on sixteen points at the top. of the Cannon Sports Premier Division Ridge Lane moved into sixth thanks to their 5-1 win over Bedworth Sports.

 

Fir Tree maintained their three point lead at the top of Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three with a 2-1 in over Coniston. The Arches stay second after beating Ridge Lane Res 4-0 while third placed Chetwynd Phoenix slipped to a 2-1 defeat to Griff & Coton Manor for their first win of the season. Andy Lee scored the Chetwynd goal. Parade completed a trio of 2-1 wins as they beat FC Moners while Sunnyside came from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with Windmill to deny them their first league win. Alan Madowski and Glen Starke scored the Windmill goals, Danny Humphries and Phill Edwards replied for Sunnyside.

 

It was a disappointing day in the BCFA Roger Wood Memorial Cup with all three Nuneaton sides ending up on the losing side. Bedworth Travellers came close to beating multi winners Austin Ex Apprentices but after being level at 3-3 they went out 5-4 on penalties. Blane Shepherd, Danny Hollywood and Scott Hadland scored the Travellers goals. Stockingford White Lion went down 5-1 to OJM while Frank Parker narrowly lost 2-1 to Sedgley White Lion.


Weekly Report - Sunday November 18th 2018

The second round of the W H Pearson Memorial Bowl produced a flurry of goals with nine being scored between Collycroft Royal Oak and Bedworth Conservatives but it was Royal Oak who won the game 5-4. Kyle Aubrey bagged a hat trick for Royal Oak, Lee Miller and Luke Henry the others. Steve Pywell and Scott Williamson both scored hat tricks for Darkside as they went on to beat Bull & Anchor 7-1. Cameron Greenhaugh scored the other Darkside goal, Kevin Ward replied for Bull & Anchor. Max Gadsby, Alex Evans and Sean Cairns were among the Weddington Thistle Res scorers as they beat FC Miners 4-2 while Bedworth Liberals Res completed the winning quartet, beating Attleboro Fox 3-1.

 

Shane Hunter, Tallon Smith, Rudi Golds and Kevin Lamb all found the net for Coniston as they beat Saunders Hall 4-1 in the Brian Dowsett Memorial Cup. Guy Blissett was on target for Sunnyside Inn but they went down 2-1 to Parade, while Division Three leaders Fir Tree, looking for a league and cup double, beat Griff & Coton Manor 5-1.

 

In the ID Kitchens Cup there were wins for the two teams jointly holding top spot in the Premier One table, Frank Parker and Stockingford White Lion, with Drayton and Ridge Lane joining them in the next round.

 

Haunchwood Sports beat Drayton Res 5-2 in the Vernon Baggott Memorial Cup to book a place in the next round and are joined by Bentley Sports who won 2-1 against Bedworth Liberals.

 

In the league games played it was all change at the top of Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two with Acorn taking over top spot with Steve Merry scoring four times as they beat Chetwynd Arms 6-0. Roman Knight and Damian Pearce scored the others. Bulkington Poppy’s are up to third thanks to their 2-0 win over TNT Res.

 

Bedworth Sports moved up to fourth spot in Cannon Sports Premier One after they beat Weddington Thistle 3-0.

 

Bedworth Travellers Res are back on top of EJ Group Ltd Division One courtesy of a 5-3 win over Attleboro Royal Oak. Dave Warmington scored twice for Royal Oak, Luke Ginnelli scored the other. Goals from Charlie Mahon, Lewis Clark, Lee Petch and Ben Woolerson helped Ambleside to their first league win of the season, beating FC Atack 4-3. Jack Colley scored twice in reply for Atack, Aden Moore the other.

 

The Arches maintained their 100% record in Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three thanks to a 6-0 win over Windmill to move with 3 points of leaders Fir Tree. Ridge Lane Res moved into sixth spot thanks to a 5-0 win over Ambleside Res, while, FC Miners Res moved up a place thanks to a 2-1 win over promotion chasing Chetwynd Phoenix. James Rooke scored the Chetwynd goal.


Weekly Report - Sunday November 11th 2018

Chetwynd Phoenix are pushing for promotion and possible more as they move along nicely in Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three. This week they beat one of their promotion rivals, Coniston Tavern, 6-3 after racing into a 5-0 half time lead thanks to a hat trick from Sam Jones and singles from Elliot Chamberlain and Danny Young.  Shane Hunter grabbed a hat trick of his own to bring Coniston back into the game but Jones grabbed his fourth to secure the points. Fir Tree stay out on top after they beat Ridge Lane Res 4-1 while Windmill lost 5-2 to Parade.

 

Stockingford White Lion are now level on points with Frank Parker at the top of Cannon Sports Premier One with only goal difference separating them. Johnathan Clark scored twice for White Lion as they went on to beat Ridge Lane 4-1. Ashley Gilder and keeper Taylor Davis who scored from his own half. Drayton’s 2-1 win over leaders Frank Parker consolidates their third spot while Bedworth Sports move up to fifth courtesy of their 2-1 win over Bedworth Travellers.

 

There is a three way tie at the top of EJ Group Ltd Division One as goal difference separates the teams. Drayton Res moved into second spot thanks to a 5-3 win over Bentley Sports. That win knocked Witherley Utd back down to third despite them beating Attleboro Royal Oak 2-1 with goals coming from Terry Moore and Shaun Clark. Bedworth Liberals came back from 2-0 and 3-2 down against Haunchwood to clinch a point thanks to a late equaliser from Kevin Turvey.

 

Darkside moved into second spot in Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two after they beat Acorn 4-0 and swap places with their opponents. Scott Williamson, Brandon Lile, Craig Jee and Jake Slater. Clayton Moore, Joe Joe Wilson and a brace from Luke Chadwick helped Bulkington Poppy’s to a 4-1 win over Bedworth Liberals Res. Bull & Anchor also won 4-1 to keep their sixth spot and took the points with goals from Jake Govier, Matty Gross, Ricky Lee and Liam Holm. Attleboro Fox beat TNT Res 3-2 while Collycroft Royal Oak also scored three times in beating FC Miners 3-1.


Weekly Report Sunday November 4th 2018

Bulkington Poppy’s and Darkside were both flying the Nuneaton Sunday League flag in the BCFA Sunday Amateur Cup and both booked places in the 3rd round. Poppy’s beat Premier United 3-1 and fell behind early on before Clayton Moore’ volley brought the teams level. Jordan Hindhaugh converted a one on one for the second and also rounded the keeper for the third. Darkside and Old Oscott drew 0-0 after 90 minutes but Darkside triumphed 4-2 on penalties to despatch their higher league opposition.

 

In the Nuneaton Telegraph Cup, Drayton and Grendon both won 2-1 beating Stockingford White Lion and Bedworth Sports respectively. Sam McClintock scored twice for Poplar Athletic as they went on to beat Bedworth Travellers 3-0. Danny Taylor scored the other Poplar goal.

 

In the Pete Smith Memorial Cup Michael Sadler scored four times for Bedworth Travellers Res as they beat Ridge Lane Res 7-1. Bradley Everitt, Aden Playford and Tom Browett score the other goals. Weddington Thistle Res, Bedworth Liberals Res and Drayton Res also moved into round 2

 

In the league games played, Frank Parker extended their lead at the top of Cannon Sports Premier One to three points after they beat Weddington Thistle 3-1. Ryan Bell, George Parker and Kyle Crawford all found the net for Frank Parker, Brady Middleton replied for Weddington. Ridge Lane moved up a places thanks to their 7-2 win over TNT.

 

Ashley Wilkes bagged a brace for Hartshill Sports, Charlie Reardon, Darren Hutchinson and Mark Williams the singles to give Hartshill a 5-2 win over Bentley Sports and top spot in EJ Group Ltd Division One.  Haunchwood moved up a place thanks to a 4-3 win over Ambleside while Witherley and Bedworth Liberals moved up a place after they drew 0-0 with each other.

 

Acorn moved into second place in Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two after they beat Attleboro Fox 5-4. Stephen Merry bagged a hat trick for acorn, Damian Kerr and Mark Mulholland the others. Bull & Anchor moved into sixth after they beat Chetwynd 2-1, Cian Home and Shane Broom scoring the goals, while Stephen Milbourne and Adam Brady-Carter both found the net for Collycroft Royal Oak as they beat FC Miners 2-1.

 

Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three leaders Fir Tree stay out in front thanks to their 4-1 win over Griff & Coton Manor. The Arches moved into second after beating Chetwynd Phoenix, who drop to third, 5-2. Eliot Chamberlain and Daniel Law scored the Chetwynd goals. Coniston have quietly moved into fourth and this week they beat Windmill 5-0 with Ryan Varden, Shane Hunter, William Canavan, Connor Eaves and a man of the match display from right back Chris Twyneham capped with a goal.  Celebrations all round at Sunnyside Inn who celebrated one of their players, Phill Edwards, welcoming e new son into the world with a 3-2 win over Parade. Guy Blissett scored the first Sunnyside goals, Rich Medlock scored the second with Blissett scoring his second and Sunnyside’s winner.

 

Weekly Report Sunday October 28th 2018

Hartshill Sports have trimmed Bedworth Travellers Res lead at the top of EJ Group Ltd Division One to just two points after Hartshill overcame Ambleside 2-1. Ashley Wilkes and Fred Pegg both found the net for Hartshill as they remain unbeaten in the league so far. Drayton Res moved up to third after they shared six goals with Attleboro Royal Oak. Jake Davis, Alex Rowe and Brad Steptoe finding the net for Drayton, Luke Ginnelli scored all three goals in reply for Royal Oak who are also unbeaten in the league. Witherley Utd jump to fourth thanks to their 3-2 win over Bentley Sports while Craig Betteridge, Jonathan Sayer and Jack Colley all found the net for FC Atack as they beat Haunchwood Sports 3-2. Danny Taylor and Mark Williams scored the Haunchwood goals.

 

Frank Parker went back to the top of Cannon Sports Premier One on goal difference despite only drawing 0-0 with Grendon. Leaders Stockingford White Lion lost their first league game of the season when, despite goals from Danny Moreton and Ashley Gilder, they were beaten 3-2 by Bedworth Sports. Poplar Athletic beat Bedworth Travellers 3-2 to move into fourth, Ben Cole and Luke Wilson cored the Travellers goals, while Ridge Lane shared the points and the goals as they drew 1-1. Ben Cox found the net for TNT as they won their second game on the bounce beating Weddington Thistle 1-0.

 

Bedworth Conservatives stay top of Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two thanks to 2-1 win over FC Miners. Chetwynd are up to second courtesy of their 4-2 win over Bull & Anchor. Ashley Downing and Kieron Ramsey scored the Bull & Anchor goals. Acorn drop to third after drawing 3-3 with Bulkington Poppy’s. Craig Munday, Mark Mulholland and Rob Airdrie all found the net for Acorn, John Russell scored twice in reply for Poppy’s, Luke Chadwick their other goal as they remain unbeaten. Darkside are up to fourth after a hat trick from Steve Pywell helped them to a 5-1 win over TNT Res. Ryan Cole and Lewis Davis scored the other Darkside goals. Lee Miller, Jordan Vallis and David Baynham all found the net for Collycroft Royal Oak as they beat Weddington Thistle Res 3-1.     

 

The top of the table clash in Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three went the way of Fir Tree who beat Chetwynd Phoenix 1-0 and so swap places at the top. Ash Clarke scored a hat trick, Jacob Brian and Samuel Greenway the singles as The Arches beat Griff & Coton Manor 5-0. Denzil Richards, Shane Hunter, Ryan Varden and Rudi Golds were all on target for Coniston as they beat Saunders Hall 4-2 while Parade moved up a place thanks to their 5-1 win over Ambleside Res. Steven Edden bagged a hat trick for Sunnyside Inn as they won their first league game of the season beating FC Miners Res 7-5. Catalin Clenciu scored two more, Ciaran Olner and Stuart Bawden the singles. 


Weekly Report - Sunday October 21st 2018

Bedworth Conservatives took over top spot in Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two to maintain their 100% record to the start of the season. Last term they finished bottom with only 1 win and conceded over 100 goals, but this term they have turned their fortunes around with 5 wins from 5. Gavin Harding and Freddie Wakelin both scored twice for Conservatives as they went on to beat Collycroft Royal Oak 6-2. Kane Hyde and Ed Joshford added the singles. Below them Acorn drop to second after they were beaten 8-2 by Attleboro Fox, who stay in fourth, while Chetwynd Arms returned to winning ways after beating Bedworth Liberals Res 2-1. Steve Pywell, Aaron Eales and Cameron Greenhough all found the net for Darkside as they beat FC Miners 3-0. David Buckley, Tommy Tripus and Matty Broome all found the net for Bull & Anchor but they had to settle for a share of the points after they drew 3-3 with TNT Res. 

 

TNT are back to winning ways in Cannon Sports Premier One collecting their first win of the season to move out of the bottom two. Ryan Harkin bagged a hat trick as TNT went on to beat Bedworth Sports 5-1. Nick Walker and Owen Wassall completed the scoring. The top two both won to open up a three point gap on the rest of the table. Leaders Stockingford White Lion beat Weddington Thistle 2-0 while Frank Parker beat Ridge Lane 2-1.

 

Hartshill Sports moved into second spot in EJ Group Ltd Division One thanks to their 9-0 win over Phoenix Sports. Ashley Wilkes led the way with a hat trick, Fred Pegg added two more. Mickey McFarlane, Jack Betteridge, Andrew Gardiner and Charlie Reardon scored the others. Bedworth Liberals moved into third place thanks to their 3-1 win over Ambleside while Witherley Utd moved up to couple of places after they beat Haunchwood 1-0. FC Atack are also on the move, up a couple of places thanks to their 6-3 win over Bentley Sports.

 

Chetwynd Phoenix maintained their advantage at the top of Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three after they beat Parade 6-2. Fir Tree’s 4-0 win over Ridge Lane Res keeps them in second while Saunders Hall stay fourth, on goal difference, after they beat Windmill 5-1. Shane Hunter bagged a hat trick for Coniston as they beat FC Miners Res 5-3, Reagan Brindley and Rudi Golds scored the others, Ambleside Res also collected three points thanks to a 3-2 win over Sunnyside.

 

In the outstanding Nuneaton Telegraph Round 2 game, Scott Hall scored twice for Attleboro Royal Oak but they went down 3-2 to Grendon.  


Weekly Report - Sunday October 14th 2018

Stockingford White Lion took over top spot in Cannon Sports Premier One and remain unbeaten so far in their first season in Premier One. Ashley Gilder scored twice for White Lion as they went on to beat TNT 5-1. Yan Moreton, Adam Nelmes and Marcus Southall added the singles to complete the win. Grendon and Ridge Lane moved up a place to fourth and seventh, after they shared the points and the goals in a 2-2 draw.

 

Bedworth Travellers Res increased their lead to six points, at the top of the EJ Group Ltd Division One, thanks to a 3-1 win over Bentley Sports. Hartshill Sports move into third spot after they beat FC Atack 4-2. Ashley Wilkes, Charlie Reardon, Brendon Ford and Jack Betteridge all scored in the first half to give Hartshill a 4-0 lead. Aden Moore pulled two goals back after the break for FC Atack to give them some hope but Hartshill held on. Haunchwood Sports were the other movers in the table thanks to a 2-0 win over Ambleside.

 

Acorn and Bedworth Conservatives set the pace at the top of Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two after both maintained their 100% records. Acorn are in top spot courtesy of a 10-1 win over FC Miners. Bedworth Conservatives beat TNT Res 4-3 with Ryan Alsop scoring two of the Conservatives goals. Luke Chadwick, Jack Shilcock and Ross Thacker all found the net for Bulkington Poppy’s as they beat Chetwynd Arms 3-0 while Attleboro Fox enjoyed a 4-1 win over Bull & Anchor to move into fifth. Darkside also enjoyed a three point win after goals from Kev Bailey 2, Steve Pywell, Lee Davis, Martin Pratt and Lewis Davis.

 

Chetwynd Phoenix sit top of Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three after they beat Ridge Lane Res 8-1. Daniel Law led the way with a hat trick, Elliot Chamberlain scored two more. Sam Jones, Josh Till and Sam Robinson added the singles. Fir Tree’s 3-0 win over Saunders Hall saw them move up to third wile FC Miners Res moved up a place after they beat Windmill 4-2. Kieron Rowe and Arthur Croft scored the Windmill goals. Denzil Richards scored four times for Coniston as they went on to beat Ambleside Res 7-2. Eliot Boland, Jamie Greenway and Rudi Golds scored the others.


Weekly Report - Sunday October 7th 2018

Bulkington Poppy’s are the first NDSFL team to fly the flag in the Birmingham County Cup competitions this season and they won their opening round 1 match against UTC Collins 2-1 to progress to the next stage. John Russell scored both of the Poppy’s goals in a hard fought win.

 

Jake Warmington’s hat trick for Attleboro Royal Oak saw them safely into round 2 of the Nuneaton Telegraph Cup as they went on to beat their closest rivals Attleboro Fox 5-2. Jake Bennett and Luke Ginnelli scored the other Royal Oak goals.

 

In Round 2 of the Telegraph Cup, last season’s runners up Stockingford White Lion are moving along nicely after they beat Collycroft Royal Oak 8-2. Kieron Rawlins and Michael Sadler scored the Collycroft goals.  Ryan Nash and Martin Pratt found the net for Darkside as they nearly sprung a surprises against Frank Parker, but the game ended 2-2 with Parker’s winning the shoot-out 3-2. Drayton and Bedworth Sports both scored five as they booked round 3 places. Drayton beat Haunchwood 5-0 while Sports, having taken the lead against Bentley Sports, had to come from 2-1 down before winning 5-2. Jack Riggs and Matt Hall from the penalty spot, scored the Bentley goals. Kyle Grantham scored twice, Luke Wilson and Connor Falconbridge added singles as Bedworth Travellers went on beat Hartshill Sports 4-1. Terry Moore and Declan Lloyd both found the net for Witherley Utd as they edged passed Bull & Anchor 2-1. 

 

In Cannon Sports Premier One, TNT and Weddington Thistle both moved up a place after they shared the points in a 2-2 draw. Weddington are up to seventh, TNT are off the bottom.

 

Drayton Res moved into second spot in EJ Group Ltd Division One thanks to their 3-1 win over Bedworth Liberals. They sit three points behind leaders Bedworth Travellers Res who beat FC Atack 7-2. Tom Browett scored five of the Travellers goals, Kyle Warmington the other two. Craig Betteridge and Connor Page replied for FC Atack. Ambleside collected their first points of the season thanks to a 4-0 win over Phoenix Sports.

 

A goal in each half from David Robinson and Aden Meehan helped Acorn to a 2-0 win over TNT Res as they extended their 100% record in Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two to three games. Chetwynd Arms are top on goals difference and third are Bedworth Conservatives, also by goal difference. This week they beat Weddington Thistle Res 3-0. Bedworth Libs Res are fifth thanks to a 3-1 win over FC Miners.

 

Fir Tree and Saunders Hall both moved up the Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three table after they both won. Fir Tree beat Ambleside Res 8-2 while Saunders Hall won 5-1 at Griff & Coton Manor. Matty Sgragga and David Stewart both scored twice for FC Miners Res as they beat Windmill 4-2 while Ashley Read scored from 40 yards, Phil Edwards and Richard Medlock scored the others for Sunnyside Inn but they eventually went down 5-3 to Parade.

 

Weekly Report - Sunday September 30th 2018

Attleboro Royal Oak, currently second in EJ Group Ltd Division One, booked a place in the last with of the Vernon Baggott Memorial Cup after they beat FC Atack 3-0 thanks to two goals from Jake Warmington and a single from Kane Leeson. Hartshill Sports are also in the last eight thanks to their 7-2 win over Witherley Utd. Ash Lovell scored two of the Hartshill goals, Ashley Wilkes, Jordan Gardiner, Andre Gardiner Luke Barlone and Charlie Reardon added the singles. Haunchwood Sports complete the quarter final line up thanks to their 2-1 win over Ambleside. Liam Slaney and Mark Williams were on target for Haunchwood.

 

Ridge Lane moved into round 2 of the ID Kitchen Designs Cup after they beat Weddington Thistle 3-1.

 

Martin Pratt scored twice for Darkside FC as they beat Chetwynd Arms FC 4-1 in the W H Pearson Bowl. Lee Davis and Ashey Mantack scored the other Darkside goals. Bedworth Conservatives beat Acorn FC 2-0, Attleboro Fox are also in the next round after beating Bulkington Poppy’s 2-1 while Weddington Thistle Res beat TNT Res 6-2 to complete the round 2 draw.

 

The Brain Dowsett Memorial Cup saw wins for Coniston Tavern who beat Ambleside Res 5-4, Fir Tree who edged past Chetwynd Phoenix 2-0 and Griff & Coton Manor and Parade who both had 2-1 victories. Griff beat Windmill and Parade beat FC Miners Res.

 

In the league games played, Frank Parker went back to the top of Cannon Sports Premier One after they beat TNT 5-0. Lewis Collins, Ryan Potter and Ryan Millerchip all found the net for Drayton as they went on to beat Poplar Athletic 3-1. Dany Harris scored the Poplar goal. Gavion Brown and Luke Evans were among the Grendon scorers as they beat Bedworth Travellers 4-3 to move into mid table.

 

The EJ Group Ltd Division One leaders Bedworth Travellers Res suffered their first league defeat when they lost 4-2 at Drayton Res. Bentley Sports however moved into third after they beat Phoenix Sports 6-1.i

 

Bull & Anchor moved into second spot in Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two thanks to a 4-0 win over FC Miners. Liam Holmes scored two of the Bull & Anchor goals, Kieran Ramsey and Shne Broome scored the others. Bedworth Liberals Res and Collycroft Royal Oak shared the points in a 3-3 draw. Micahel Sadler scored twice for Collycroft, Travis Mow the single.

 

Ridge Lane Res are up to third in Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three thanks to a 2-0 win over Sunnyside Inn.

 

Weekly Report - Sunday September 23rd 2018

Danny Hollywood was the toast of his team mates as the stand in keeper pulled off a penalty save in normal time and saved three penalties in the later shoot out that saw his team, Bedworth Travellers, progress to the last eight of the ID Kitchen Designs Cup. Kyle Grantham and Liam Rickson both found the net for Travellers, also kept in it by Hollywood heroics, as they finished level at 2-2 against Bedworth Sports. Travellers won the shoot-out 3-0 with Hollywood again to the fore.

 

Stockingford White Lion are top of Cannon Sports Premier One, in their first season in the top division after last season’s promotion as this week they knocked last week’s leaders, Frank Parker off top spot after beating them 3-1. Poplar Athletic are up to third, Danny Harris bagged a hat trick in their 5-3 win over TNT. Joe McLintock and Luke Warwood scored the other Poplar goals, Ryan Harkin’s brace and a single from Owen Wassall made up the TNT reply. Grendon are up to fifth after they beat Weddington Thistle 4-2.

 

Bedworth Travellers Res have a two point lead at the top of EJ Group Ltd Division One thanks after they beat Witherley Utd 3-2. Witherley took a 2-0 lead but a hat trick from Tom Browett secured victory for Travellers. Attleboro Royal Oak stay second but had to share the points in a 1-1 draw with Hartshill Sports. Jake Warmington scored the Attleboro Royal Oak goal, Kieron Clayton replied for Hartshill. Bedworth Liberals enjoyed a 3-0 win over Phoenix Sports to take over third spot while Drayton Res and Ambleside served up a 9 goal feast with Drayton coming out 5-4 winners. Gaz Steptoe and Lewis Collins both scored twice for Drayton Res, Chris Kirby their other goals, while Ben Woolerson 2, Lee Wallace and Dave Yates replied for Ambleside. Haunchwood were the days other climbers after they beat Bentley Sports 4-3 to move up to ninth.

 

A hat trick from Jon Arshad helped Chetwynd Arms to another win as they stay top of Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two, three points ahead of the others. Allesandro Cillesse scored 2 of the other goals, Sam Bircher and Seam McCulloch the singles. Steve Merry scored twice, Aiden Meehan the other goal that saw Acorn beat FC Miners 3-0 and take them into second spot. Bedworth Conservatives continued their resurgence as they beat TNT Res 2-1 to move up to fourth. Ryan Nash and Steve Pywell both found the net for Darkside in their 2-0 win over Weddington Thistle Res while Collycroft Royal Oak picked up their first league win of the season courtesy of a 6-2 win over Bedworth Liberals Res.

 

One goal was all in required to keep The Arches top of Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three as they beat Sunnyside Inn 1-0 to preserve their 100% record. Chetwynd Phoenix are in second after winning 5-1 at Ambleside Res, while a 4-1 win for Saunders Hall against FC Miners Res takes them into fifth. Jordan Jacques found the net for Windmill but they were eventually beaten 6-1 by Coniston.  Fir Tree and Parade completed the winning teams as they beat Cricks and Griff & Coton Manor 2-1 and 3-0 respectively.


Weekly Report - Sunday September 16th 2018

Stockingford White Lion opened up their account in Cannon Sports Premier One with a 4-1 win over Grendon. Craig Ashby scored twice for White Lion, Jack Moreton and Danny Moreton the singles to lift White Lion into third spot. Frank Parker stay out in from after beating TNT 7-0 while Drayton are up to second, Scott Friswell and Matthew George both finding the net in a 2-0 win over Bedworth Sports. Poplar Athletic also opened their account with a win, two goals each from Danny Ainslie and Luke Ward and singles from Danny Taylor, Mark Blair and Lee Buggea secured a 7-0 win over Ridge Lane. 

 

Bedworth Travellers Res are two from two in EJ Group Ltd Division One and this week they Ambleside 4-2 with goals from Oliver Knight 2, Lewis Day and Luke Wilson. Attleboro Royal Oak are also 2 from 2 and with Jake Warmington and Tom Hollis among their scorers they beat Haunchwood 3-0. Connor Page, Jack Colley and Craig Betteridge were on target for FC Atack as they went on to beat Drayton Reserves 3-1. Lewis Collier scored the Drayton Res goal.  Witherley Utd moved up to third after they beat Bedworth Liberals 4-0.

 

Chetwynd Arms stay top of Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two after they beat TNT Res 2-1, while Bulkington Poppys are up to second after they beat FC Miners 4-0. Steve Thomas and Kieran Wilson both scored hat tricks for Attleboro Fox as they beat Collycroft Royal Oak 6-1 to move into third. Kieran Ramsey, Chris Bedder and Liam Holmes all found the net for Bull & Anchor Ash Green but they had to share with the points in a 33 draw with Darkside after Ashley Mantack scored twice and Jake Saville their other goal.

 

The Arches continue to set the pace in Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three after they beat Fir Tree 3-0 while Cricks occupy second spot courtesy of their 4-0 win over Coniston. Chetwynd Phoenix and Ridge Lane Res both won 4-2 to fill third and fourth spots. Chetwynd beat FC Miners while Ridge Lane Res beat Parade. Brad Starkey found the net for Windmill but they eventually went down 4-1 to Ambleside Res while Saunders Hall took maximum points from a 3-1 win over Griff & Coton Manor.   


Weekly Report - Sunday September 9th 2018


Chetwynd opened their league season in Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two with a 6-0 win over Weddington Thistle Res helped by a hat trick from Sam Bircher. Further goals from Sam Buggea, James Brindley and Joe Brown secured the points. Acorn occupy second spot after they beat Collycroft Royal Oak 5-0 while Bulkington Poppys beat Attleboro Fox 2-0 to move into third. Bedworth Liberals Res slip to fourth after they were beaten 1-0 by Bull & Anchor, Kieran Ramsey scored the only goal of the game, while Bedworth Conservatives also won 1-0 in beating Darkside. TNT Res and FC Miners shared the points as they drew 2-2.

 

A familiar name tops the Cannon Sports Premier One table in Frank Parker thanks to a 4-0 win over Bedworth Travellers. Last season’s runners up, Drayton, are in second spot thanks to a 2-0 win over TNT while Bedworth Sports beat Weddington 2-1 to sit in third spot. Stockingford White Lion took a point in their first game in Premier One when they drew 3-3 with Ridge Lane.

 

Brendon Ford scored twice for Hartshill Sports as they went on to beat Haunchwood 4-0 and occupy second spot in EJ Group Ltd Division One. Matt Stanley and Jordan Gardner completed the Hartshill scoring. Bentley and Ambleside served up an entertaining game which Bentley edged 4-3. Ben Wollerson gave Ambleside the lead but George Arnold equalised for Bentley before Arnold gave Bentley the lead only for Wollerson to then equalise or Ambleside. Liam Hill restored Bentley’s lead but Wollerson completed his hat trick with another equaliser. An unfortunate Ambleside own goal near the end meant Bentley took all three points. Bedworth Liberals also won their opening league game beating FC Atack 4-1. Honest Ndlovu scored twice for Attleboro Royal Oak as they won their opening game 3-2 against Witherley. Anthony Perry scored the other Royal Oak goal.

 

The Arches are two from two at the top of Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three after they beat Parade 8-0. Chetwynd Phoenix and Cricks are second and third with identical playing records after two games. Chetwynd beat Sunnyside Inn 4-1 while Cricks achieved the same scored against Griff & Coton Manor. Lewis Smithson, Mitchell Taylor and Daniel Bates all found the net for Ambleside Res as they beat Coniston Tavern 3-2 while Ridge Lane Res and Fir Tree are in fourth and fifth after they both won. Ridge Lane Res beat FC Miners Res 3-1 while Fir Tree beat Saunders Hall 6-2.


Weekly Report - Sunday September 2nd 2018

The new season kicked off with the opening rounds of the Nuneaton Telegraph Cup a trophy that is in its 53rd season. Ian Pywell celebrated his birthday with a hat trick for Darkside as they won their opening round 1 match 3-2 against Fir Tree.  Last season’s winners, Weddington Thistle went out in the first round beaten on penalties by Drayton after the game finished 1-1. Sam Gilks scored the Weddington goals, Scott Friswell for Drayton.


Haunchwood saw off last season’s semi-finalists Ambleside 3-0, while Witherley triumphed against Acorn 4-2. Corey Sweet scored twice for Grendon, including a 30 yard screamer as they beat FC Atack 4-1. Gav Brown and Luke Evans from the penalty spot secured the win.


Denzal Richards, Shane Hunter, Ian Boyes and Jamie Greenway were among the scorers as Coniston Tavern beat Griff & Coton Manor 5-1. Bentley Sports came from behind to beat Bulkington Poppy’s 2-1. David Hall scored the Bentley equaliser from outside the box and Jack Higgs scored what proved to be the winner with all of the goals coming in the first half. Rich Johnson, Harry Dyall, Sam Good, Matt Stanley and a first club goal from resident linesman Callum Clarke helped Bedworth Sports to a 5-0 win over Parade. There were also wins for Bull & Anchor, Frank Parker, Poplar Athletic and Collycroft Royal Oak.

 

In the Preliminary Round games played, TNT, beaten semi-finalists lasts season, saw off Attleboro Royal Oak 6-2 with Owen Wassall leading the way with a hat trick. Royal Oak took the lead through Honest Ndlovu but Andrew Oddy replied form the penalty spot before Ben Cox put TNT in front. Wassell then scored the first of his treble before Ndlovu reduced the arrears for Royal Oak. Wassell then added two more either side of a goal from Kyle Walker to seal the win. 


Richard Merlock and skipper Jason Daffern both found the net for Sunnyside but they eventually went down 5-2 to Bedworth Conservatives. Another Bedworth team that progressed were Bedworth Travellers who beat Ridge Lane on penalties after both teams finished level at 2-2. Hartshill Sports reached round 1 proper after they beat FC Miners 8-0.

 

In the league games played, Bedworth Travellers beat Phoenix Sports 6-0 in EJ Group Ltd Division One.

 

In Mark Blair Mortgage & Finance Division Two, Bedworth Liberals Res and Attleboro Fox both scored four times as they won their opening games. Liberals beat Weddington Thistle Res 4-2 while Fox beat TNT Res 4-3.

 

The Aches sit top of Nuneaton Trophies & Giftware Division Three thanks to their 5-0 win over Ambleside Res, while Ridge Lane Res and FC Miners Res shared the spoils in a 0-0 draw. Also sharing the points were Chetwynd Phoenix and Cricks who also shared 8 goals. Same Jones scored twice for Chetwynd, James Cook and Elliot Phillips the others. 


  

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