Tag "Muratti"

Police charge puts charity into a spin

POLICE argue they are being careful with public money in times of austerity. It is now a common refrain from States departments as charging for public services increasingly becomes the norm.

Mixed fortunes for Guernsey's footballers


THE island representative side safely negotiated their way into the Insurance Corporation Muratti final yesterday afternoon in Alderney, but there was a disappointing home defeat for Guernsey FC.

Sharman named new Guernsey coach

STEVE SHARMAN has Muratti Vase history and an Island Games in his sights after being confirmed as the new Guernsey senior island representative coach for the next two seasons.

Allen's stunner

Operation Stop Allen: Guernsey match-winner Ross Allen is closely guarded by Jay Giles as the Guernsey striker seeks to add to his wonder-goal at the Track. (Picture by Adrian Miller, 1323826)

ROSS ALLEN’S wonder goal saw Guernsey’s ‘immense group of players’ retain the Muratti Vase for the first time in 21 years with a 2-1 victory over Jersey at the Track on Saturday.

Make it a Green Day

Guernsey boss Kevin Graham surveys the immaculate Track surface yesterday. He hopes to leave the post with two straight wins under his belt.

BOTH coaches are in relaxed mood as the countdown ends and the 2013 Muratti Vase final gets under way at the Track later today.

Underdogs ready

CRAIG CULKIN believes Jersey have the right preparation to throw aside their underdogs tag and win back the Muratti Vase on Saturday afternoon.

Lions pack Kev's squad

KEVIN GRAHAM believes he has found the ‘right balance’ after naming the Guernsey squad he hopes will finally win the Muratti Vase on home soil again.

Jersey too strong for gallant hosts

Guernsey captain Vikci Rang attempts to block Louise van der Vliet's ball forward at Northfield. (Picture by Tom Tardif, 1321571)

Guernsey 0, Jersey 3 JERSEY'S dominance of the Women's Muratti continued at Northfield on Saturday, as clinical finishing was the difference between the two islands.

100th Muratti may be on 3G

THE 100th Muratti Vase final in three years’ time is most likely to be the first to be played on a 3G artificial surface.