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Guernsey FC v Walton & Hersham. Tony Vance and Ross Allen pictures

Green Lions travel to Herne Bay

RIDDING the GFC dressing room of ‘player power’ is Tony Vance’s aim as he looks to help his side string together a consistent run of Ryman South wins.

Jersey sides reject Jeremie dates


GUERNSEY football officials have sympathy with Jersey clubs who have spurned the chance to play Jeremie Cup quarter-finals at the end of next month, preferring to wait until next spring’s inter-island Condor schedules.

GFC slip after Dodd sees red

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A SENDING off for Jamie Dodd proved crucial as Guernsey FC’s poor form continued with a heavy 4-2 home defeat to Corinthian-Casuals on Saturday afternoon.

Home clubs look for Sarnian domination


HOPES are high of another successful inter-island weekend and, with it, a Guernsey-dominated semi-final draw in the Jeremie Cup, with a quartet of games tomorrow.

Wheway final is a boost for Sarnians


AN inter-island Wheway Cup final at Springfield in the spring is guaranteed as Vale Rec and Sylvans progressed to a semi-final showdown after a pair of terrific away victories on Saturday.

England U15 call-up for super Maya

Guernsey U14 football team in action in the 2015 Nottingham Cup competition

MAYA LE TISSIER has become the first Guernsey female footballer ever to be selected for an England squad after being named in the 30-player under-15s group.

GFC back on song


GUERNSEY FC finally returned to winning ways last night and Tony Vance urged his side to make it the first of many to get his side back in Ryman South contention.

Sleepy Lions lose again


TONY VANCE admits he is beginning to sound like a broken record after more errors saw Guernsey FC throw away a two-goal lead to lose at Sittingbourne.

The new-look LMC has ambition


A NEW-LOOK and newly- constituted League Management Committee has ambitions to take domestic football beneath GFC to new levels.

Strong squad look to 'finish the job'

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GUERNSEY FC have been urged to ‘finish the job off’ as they travel to Lewes tonight for their FA Cup preliminary round replay with Phoenix Sports.

Late equaliser denies Green Lions

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A DRAMATIC injury-time Phoenix Sports equaliser denied Guernsey FC an FA Cup triumph and ensured the sides do battle again on Wednesday evening in a preliminary-round replay.

Rihoy career in the balance


DAVE RIHOY’S footballing career hangs in the balance as he awaits scan results to determine the severity of his knee injury.

Manzur 1, St Martin's 3


THEY were made to work far harder than many may have anticipated, but St Martin’s avoided a potential Jeremie Cup banana skin by progressing to the quarter-finals last night.

Hythe Town 1, Guernsey FC 1


A LATE equaliser from man-of-the-match Craig Young earned Guernsey FC a deserved Ryman South point at Hythe Town last night.

Peacehaven & Telscombe 2, Guernsey FC 1


A WEEK earlier they sat fifth. Now, after a second straight defeat, the Green Lions have slipped to 13th in the Ryman Isthmian South and manager Tony Vance’s return from holiday has coincided with two bad results.

Returning Vance plans more Boyle talks


GUERNSEY FC manager Tony Vance has said he expects to re-open talks with Jack Boyle imminently as the Sarnians continue to show interest in signing the Jerseyman.

Guernsey FC 1, Folkestone Invicta 2


GUERNSEY FC’s unbeaten start to the Ryman Isthmian South season came to an end on Saturday when Folkestone Invicta proved their title credentials at Footes Lane.