Football


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 …

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 …