Football


HEAVY rain in Devon on Tuesday caused the postponement of Torquay United’s National League South match against Chelmsford City. The decision to postpone the fixture due to a waterlogged pitch was made by match referee James Durkin  at 6:10pm. Torquay insisted they did everything they could to avoid such a late postponement. In a statement …

BRISTOL City boss Lee Johnson admitted his side were not good enough in the first half as they lost 2-1 at home to play-off rivals Birmingham City on Tuesday evening. On-loan Bournemouth winger Connor Mahoney fired the Blues ahead just before half-time. He then turned provider after the interval with a free-kick that was headed …

PLYMOUTH Argyle have added winger Paul Anderson to their League One squad. Anderson has signed a deal with the Pilgrims until the end of the season, having been a free agent following his release from Mansfield Town. He featured for Argyle on trial in their Central League game against Exeter City in mid-week. He has …

A TAKEOVER of League Two side Yeovil Town has moved a step closer. The Glovers have been in discussions with American businessman Rob Couhig for a while and now a deal has been agreed. In a statement the club said: “Yeovil Town Football Club wishes to issue an update on the status of a proposed …

GINSTERS finance and operations director Paul Berne has joined Plymouth Argyle’s board, the League One club have announced. The 44-year-old will replace Jo Cubbon, who has tendered her resignation citing other commitments as rendering her unable to give as much time to her role of director as she felt it deserved. Berne joins Simon Hallett, …

BRISTOL City narrowly missed out on reaching the FA Cup quarter-finals after losing 1-0 to Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers at Ashton Gate on Sunday. Wolves took the lead in the 28th minute when Ivan Cavaleiro netted after good play down the right by Matt Doherty. City, who went into the match on the back …

PLYMOUTH Argyle will not be re-signing former favourite Joe Mason, manager Derek Adams has confirmed. Mason who started his career at Home Park before moving to Cardiff City in 2011 for around £250,000, is a free agent after leaving Wolverhampton Wanderers last month. Argyle made the 27-year-old an offer to rejoin them, but that has …

BRISTOL City boss Lee Johnson said he was proud of his players as they came from behind to snatch a 2-1 home win over QPR on Tuesday night. The win was City’s ninth in a row in all competitions and it has moved them up to fifth in the Championship standings. The Robins were 1-0 …