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Stranger Cup 'kings' regain crown

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VALE REC’s long, long wait for a 22nd Stranger Cup success is over, but Rovers’s major trophy drought goes on for another year having shot themselves in both feet at a misty Corbet Field last night.

Marsh and Addison named in final 18


RIVER MARSH and Tom Martin could both start in a Muratti Vase Final for the first time after being named in Guernsey’s squad for this weekend’s clash at Springfield.

De-affiliation from GFA would help clubs survive

WHAT the League Management Committee (LMC) of Guernsey football have been talking about doing in respect of breaking away from the Guernsey Football Association is something I have mentioned a number of times. Bels, Rangers, Rec, North, Sylvans, Rovers and Saints have only been doing what the social leagues did for years before de-affiliating from the governing body. They are actually paying to run things themselves.

Controversial winner keeps Rovers in the hunt

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ARGUABLY one of the most unexpected Priaulx League title triumphs remains possible after Rovers came from behind to end the hopes of Vale Rec on a fractious night at the Corbet Field.

Big night in Priaulx League title race

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AT LEAST one of the chasing duo in the FNB Priaulx League title race is likely to see their pursuit of North come to an end tonight as third hosts second at the Corbet Field.

Corbet slams 'Guernsey United' plans


FORMER island manager Phil Corbet has slammed the plans for a ‘Guernsey United’ side and claims that the lack of trust between clubs and the GFA is such that de-affiliation by Priaulx level clubs now is a possibility.

To be 'United' or not


AFTER weeks of speculation, it has finally been officially admitted that ‘Guernsey United’ will look to play in off-island cups.

Rangers 2, Northerners 3


NORTH moved a step closer to retaining their FNB Priaulx League title last night as they edged past bottom side Rangers at St Andrew's.

Are new 'Guernsey United' bound for Jersey?


STEVE SHARMAN is remaining quiet for now about the short-term plans for ‘Guernsey United’ – despite growing rumours that they are looking to enter the Jersey league and cup structure.

Guernsey FC 4, Walton & Hersham 1


SOME of their squad had helped to edge their island past Alderney 24 hours earlier and yesterday, Guernsey FC made much easier work of their Ryman South commitments.