Football


SITUATED roughly between Falmouth and Redruth in West Cornwall, the civil parish of Wendron has a population of around 3,000 spread far and wide, and it is, therefore, all the more remarkable that there should be such a stunning, state-of-the art football ground within it, dwarfing almost all others in the county in both style …

Bridport 3 Cadbury Heath 0 Toolstation Western League Premier Division Bridport moved up to 11th in the Toolstation Western League after completing a League double over Cadbury Heath at St Mary’s last night. The Bees, playing just their seventh home league fixture of the season, took the lead nine minutes before half time when ace …

IN THE professional footballing world, most players are done before they reach their mid-30s. But not AFC Bournemouth’s Jermain Defoe, 35, who was recalled to the national squad last year. So, what’s his secret? Jermain spoke to the Indy… Jermain Defoe puts the longevity of his career down to one thing: His recent adoption of …

PLYMOUTH Argyle will be looking to make it five wins in a row when they head to Oxford United on Saturday (kick-off 3.00pm). Tuesday’s 4-2 victory over AFC Wimbledon has thrust Derek Adams’ side into eighth place in the League One table and now they face an Oxford side still without a permanent manager following …

HAVING secured back-to-back victories to move them away from the relegation zone, Forest Green Rovers head to Morecambe full of confidence on Saturday. Manager, Mark Cooper, meanwhile is refusing to get carried away despite their recent upturn in form. “It is just another game,” he told forestgreenroversfc.com. “It’s an important game because of the situation …

TO THOSE not necessarily in the know, Bradford Town Football Club are a long established club playing out of the attractive Wiltshire town of Bradford-on-Avon for decades, having been members of the Western League since the dawn of time. So it comes as a surprise to many that the club are only 25 years old, …

FORMER Exeter City team-mates Liam Sercombe and Tom Nichols could hardly have experienced more contrasting fortunes in their first season as Bristol Rovers players. And that comes as a huge surprise to me because I thought both would prove excellent signings by Darrell Clarke when the manager recruited them last summer. While Sercombe already has …

Yeovil Town 2 Barnet 0 SkyBet League Two – Attendance; 2,455 (71 away) Yeovil Town’s fine unbeaten home run continued at Huish Park last night as they put further distance between themselves and the drop zone with goals at each end of a nervy encounter. Visitors Barnet, although lying bottom, came into the came buoyed …