Tag "Football"


Eight-year wait over

YOU don’t need to have a gold medal hanging around your neck to have that golden feeling, just ask our island women footballers.

Where has the pride gone?

Once again, Guernsey has retreated to the position of being outplayed and beaten on the football pitch by Jersey.

Cochrane eager to lead Guernsey


SAM COCHRANE says that captaining Guernsey to a fourth successive Muratti Vase success would be ‘arguably the proudest moment of my career’.

Sylvans lift the Stranger Cup

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DANNY WATTS was the Sylvans hero as his 73rd-minute strike won his side the Stranger Cup at the Corbet Field last night.

Guernsey FC 5, Worthing 2

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A CROWD in excess of 800 were treated to a cracking game as Guernsey FC signed off their 2014-15 Ryman South campaign with a win.

St Paul's run riot against North

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NORTH suffered the biggest Upton Park Trophy defeat in history on Saturday as they were hammered 9-0 by St Paul’s at Springfield.

Tardif saves inept Lions from thrashing

Pic by Adrian Miller 11-04-14Footes LaneGFC v Hythe Town Football action

THEY had already given Guernsey FC all sorts of problems earlier this season and at Footes Lane, an unlikely double was completed for Hythe Town when they defeated GFC 1-0.

Allen injury all clear


DESPITE initially fearing otherwise, Ross Allen is confident a foot injury sustained on Easter Monday will not rule him out of Guernsey FC’s final four games.

Murray matches Rooney with strike


MARTYN DE GARIS has described Sam Murray’s overhead kick as one of the best local goals ever after Sylvans progressed to the Guernsey FA Cup semi-finals.

Sharman names his Island Games squad


SCOTT BOUGOURD is the sole non-Guernsey FC regular named in the Sarnian men's football squad who will go for NatWest Island Games gold in Jersey this summer.

Champions in no mood to celebrate


IT WAS not the way they wanted to do it, but North are the kings of Guernsey football for the 31st time in their history after wrapping up the Priaulx League title.

Northerners 2, Rovers 0


NORTH moved within two points of the Priaulx League title last night after their ninth successive win.

Northerners 5, Sylvans 2


SIMON TOSTEVIN resoundingly won the battle of the big front men and North can loosely start planning another Priaulx League title party.

South Park 1, Guernsey FC 7


THEY had been waning in recent games, but Guernsey FC returned to winning ways in style last night and in the process kept their slim Ryman South play-off hopes alive.