Football


TORQUAY United have announced that their postponed National League South match with Chelmsford City will now take place at Plainmoor on Tuesday, March 7 (7.45pm). The game should have been played on Saturday but had to be called off due to a waterlogged pitch. The fixture could be crucial to the outcome of the season, …

WILLAND Rovers have been handed a home tie against Cray Valley in the quarter-finals of the FA Vase. The draw was made on Monday afternoon at Wembley Stadium by FA National Game competitions committee vice-chairman Nick Robinson and broadcaster and non-League impresario Tony Incenzo. Western League side Willand secured their spot in the last eight …

YEOVIL Town have completed the signing of former Republic of Ireland Under-21 striker Courtney Duffus for an undisclosed fee from Oldham Athletic. The Cheltenham-born forward returns to the West Country and signs a two-and-a-half year deal at Huish Park. Part of the Robins’ academy setup as a youngster, Duffus was snapped up by Premier League …

EXETER City have added Wolverhampton Wanderers youngster Donovan Wilson to their squad for the remainder of the season. Donovan, who has spent time on loan with Spanish side FC Jumilla since August 2018, is looking forward to getting going with his new club. The 21-year-old said: “I’m really happy to sign. I heard about it …

YEOVIL Town have signed Norwich City striker Tristan Abrahams on loan for the remainder of the season. Having spent the first half of the 2018/19 campaign across the border in Devon with Exeter City, the 20-year-old was recalled to Carrow Road to allow the Glovers to capture the striker’s services. Abrahams netted twice in 23 …

PLYMOUTH Argyle have added to their League One squad by bringing former academy product Lloyd Jones back to the club. The 23-year-old defender joins the Pilgrims on loan for the rest of the season from Luton Town. Jones started his career at Argyle but left to join Premier League side Liverpool as a 15-year-old in …

JOSHUA KING scored twice as AFC Bournemouth claimed an eye-catching 4-0 home victory over Chelsea on Wednesday night. All Bournemouth’s goals came in the second half and they have increased the pressure on Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri. King got the Cherries off the mark in the 47nd minute before he turned provider for 21-year-old David …

JEAN-YEVES KOUE NIATE has become the latest Torquay United player to sign a new contract at Plainmoor. Koue Niate joined the Gulls last summer following a spell with Guiseley and the French defender has become a firm favourite with the Torquay faithful having made23 appearances and scored three goals. His imposing presence in defence has …