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Green Lions take a step towards safety


TONY VANCE hailed a ‘good point’ for Guernsey FC after their Ryman South relegation fears were eased slightly on Saturday afternoon in front of a bumper 1,200-plus crowd let in free.

Thank you for your clarity, GFA

I THANK the GFA for at last (in these pages on 11 February) producing a clear statement as to what it thinks its responsibilities for local football are, stating that as the governing body for affiliated football in the Bailiwick, it has an extensive remit to oversee the development and administration of the game.

Young Lions back to lift U18s


THEY are allowing Tom Dodds the night off to rest, but Guernsey U18s still have their two regular outfield Green Lions in action tonight as they look for a Stranger Cup scalp.

Le Prevost set to miss rest of season

Alex Le Prevost

ALEX LE PREVOST admits that it will be ‘a bonus’ if he plays any more part in this Guernsey FC season, in another significant blow to the Green Lions’ defensive ranks.

Jamie Dodd quits Guernsey FC

dodd quits

JAMIE DODD has quit Guernsey FC. The Green Lions’ captain confirmed the news yesterday, less than 48 hours after being dropped from the team that lost to Corinthian-Casuals on Wednesday night.

Vance gets heavy but GFC lose again


TONY VANCE insists he ‘has no problems’ with any of his players despite dropping Jamie Dodd, Dave Rihoy and Craig Young for Guernsey FC’s latest defeat last night.

Big game talks follow 26 signings

womens muratti

ORMER FC are increasingly hopeful that the decision to cancel this season’s Women’s Muratti will be reversed with now 26 players expressing their desire to play locally.

Vance snaps and lets rip at squad


TONY VANCE has said it is time that his Guernsey FC players ‘took responsibility’ in a furious tirade after their latest Ryman South failure.

Guernsey XI 1, Royal Navy U23s 4


SUPERIOR fitness levels told as a final quarter-hour blitz saw a Guernsey XI fall to a heavy home defeat at Footes Lane on Friday evening.