Football


TRURO City have appointed Leigh Robinson as their new manager with Michael Meaker also joining the club as his assistant. 37 year-old Robinson has been at the Taunton Town helm for the past six years where he has overseen a fantastic progression for the club. They were Evo-Stik Southern League West Division champions last term, …

YEOVIL Town conceded eight goals on the opening day of last season; they scored first against a Luton Town side managed by ex-Glover Nathan Jones but their inexperienced team collapsed and left them with the job of living down an 8-2 scoreline. There were lessons to be learned and manager Darren Way is a quick …

IT’S Troon AFC’s 50th anniversary this season and, to mark the occasion, the club were keen to ensure the man in charge of their First XI is someone who knows it inside out. Jason Smeeth, new boss of the club’s First XI, who play in the Trelawny League’s Premier Division, has a strong connection with …

MATT Jay says he is pleased with his pre-season form having scored three goals in three games for Exeter City. The striker netted a good header against Truro City in the club’s first friendly of the summer, then fired home from inside the box against Bath City on Tuesday night before scoring the pick of …

“THE BEST day of my life” was how nine year old Teyah in her own words described her taster session at St Agnes AFC Disability youth football. Dressed in her England kit Teyah, who has Peter’s Anomaly and neuronal migration disorder meaning she is severly sight impaired with very low muscle tone, had a wonderful …

ROMAN Glass St George will make club history when they play their first match in the Western League Premier Division on Saturday, August 4. The club won promotion last season after finishing runner-up to Westbury United in Division One, in what was their 11th year in the Western League. The Romans, who are managed by …

WESTBURY United are gearing up to make the step up to the Western League Premier Division following their promotion from Division One last season. Westbury chairman Greg Coulson is looking forward to the challenge of Premier football, along with all those involved with the White Horsemen. He said: “I think that the World Cup has …

BRISTOL City Women have finally appointed a new manager to replace Willie Kirk and she is Tanya Oxtoby, an Australian who steps up from her role as assistant coach at Birmingham City Women. Kevin Hamblin, chairman of Bristol City Women, said: “We are thrilled to have secured Tanya as the new manager of the Vixens. …