Dorchester Town


Kettering Town 4 Dorchester Town 3 Evo-Stik South Premier – att; 502 Dorchester Town made the long trip back from Northamptonshire empty handed after battling away for 50 minutes of last night’s seven-goal thriller at Latimer Park. The Magpies were given the best possible start against their play-off chasing hosts when Ash Pope slotted home …

DORCHESTER Town have confirmed that Sam Lanahan has agreed terms with struggling Evo-Stik Premier Division South colleagues Gosport Borough for the remainder of the season. Lanahan, who scored nine goals in 29 appearances for the Magpies in all competitions this season, initially left the club in the summer of 2015 to fulfil a teaching job …

Both Dorchester Town and Bridport were dumped out of the Dorset Senior Cup at the quarter-final stages. Dorchester were beaten 2-0 at Cutbury by Wimborne Town after which manager Steve Thompson was critical of his team’s performance, saying there could be “no excuses” for the result. It was goalless at half time, but a good …

Dorchester Town manager Steve Thompson is seeking a new striker after Rory Fallon’s decision to retire from the game. The 35-year-old former Plymouth Argyle and Truro City player announced his decision while on international duty with New Zealand for their World Cup play-off defeat against Peru. But Fallon, who had picked up an injury at …

Dorchester Town put on a dominant display last night as they hosted Gosport Borough at the Avenue Stadium with Aaron Rodriguez netting a hat-trick in the win. Bottom of the table Gosport were lacking experience in their side with two of their most experienced players missing. Jamie Brown was out injured and Luke King was …

New Dorchester Town manager Steve Thompson has promised to deliver a “high energy and high tempo game” as he seeks to steer the club away from the Evo-Stik League South Premier relegation zone. The 54-year-old, who was appointed to replace Craig Laird, boasts previous managerial experience with West clubs Yeovil Town and Truro City and, …

STEVE Thompson has been appointed as the new manager of Dorchester Town FC. Thompson, who played in the football league for Bristol City, Torquay United, Yeovil Town and mainly Wycombe Wanderers where he appeared 162 times, has had plenty of experience in the dug out. The 54-year-old managed Yeovil back in 2005-06 winning 35 per …

CARETAKER man- ager Trevor Senior has admitted that he would love the Dorchester Town job on a permanent basis after Craig Laird’s decision to quit earlier in the week. Senior, and first-team coach Stuart Heath, took charge of yesterday’s Emirates FA Cup match against AFC Portchester following Laird’s deci- sion to stand down, citing increased …