Tag "ccl"

McGrath-Hutton treble act

A striker in form: Marc McGrath took his tally to six goals in three games for the Lions. (Picture by Tom Tardif, 1321518)

Guernsey FC 8, Hartley Wintney 1 AS THE season-defining weekend for Guernsey FC began, many thought this would be their toughest test of the lot with Hartley Wintney desperately needing points for entirely different reasons.

One win to glory

Nice one Nige: GFC assistant coach Colin Fallaize and head physio Mike Thomas (far right) applaud a great goal from Nigel Hutton (left) in Saturday's 8-1 thrashing of Hartley Wintney. (Picture by Max Coomer, 1321600)

GUERNSEY FC are within 'striking distance' of back-to-back promotions after a perfect Footes Lane weekend.

McGrath's cameo proves crucial in promotion push

Football, Guernsey FC, CCL

Guernsey FC 3, Molesey 2 AS THE need for extra Guernsey FC squad options grows, Marc McGrath showed his class to come off the bench and be the Green Lions star in a dramatic second-half on Saturday.

Late equaliser robs Lions

Dave Rihoy tussles for the ball. (Picture by Max Coomer, 1319997)

Guernsey FC 1, Ash United 1 ANOTHER last-minute equaliser frustrated Guernsey FC on Friday night as Ash United thwarted a decent Green Lions' performance under the Footes Lane lights.

Vance - 'It is Mission Impossible'

Marc McGrath

MARC MCGRATH kept Guernsey FC's promotion bid on track in dramatic fashion yesterday - but Tony Vance insists it is still an 'impossible task'.

'Le Tiss' answered an SOS

Matt Le Tissier

THERE was a joke going around fog-bound Guernsey yesterday morning that tonight’s CCL Premier League match would be off.

Video - Even 'Le God' can't save GFC on debut

Club president Matt Le Tissier in action for the Green Lions for the first time last night as a late substitute - but GFC still lost to Colliers Wood. (Picture by Matt Bunn, 1318932)

Colliers Wood United 4, Guernsey FC 2 MATT LE TISSIER made his Guernsey FC debut, but could not prevent a third defeat in five games last night that has all but ended the Green Lions' hopes of securing the CCL Premier Division title.

'We’ll fight all the way'

EIGHT wins from their remaining nine games will be enough to secure Guernsey FC back-to-back promotions from the Combined Counties League.

Big slip up

PROMOTION is now far from assured for Guernsey FC after a mixed CCL Premier Division weekend saw them effectively lose further ground to leaders Egham Town.

Cruel on Lions

A LAST minute equaliser saw Guernsey FC’s title bid damaged on a dramatic night of CCL Premier Division action.

Right in the hunt

Defender Anthony Moulds can only watch in horror after he turns the ball into his own net late in the game yesterday at Footes Lane to give Guernsey FC a 4-3 victory over Raynes Park Vale. (Picture by Tom Tardif, 1316534)

A DRAMATIC late own goal ensured Guernsey FC completed a near-perfect weekend and kept alive their CCL Premier Division promotion challenge in the process.

Stirring comeback

AN EXCELLENT second-half performance saw Guernsey FC come from behind last night to secure a valuable 2-1 win at Farnham Town in the CCL Premier Division.