Football

Relegation fight put on hold

9:16am Friday 11th April 2014

ROMSEY Town face an agonising wait to find out if they can still fight for their Wessex top-flight future.

Top three keep up the pace in Hampshire League

6:17pm Sunday 6th April 2014

The Hampshire Premier League’s top three division one clubs all enjoyed big wins.

Headley make it a double in Hampshire League

6:15pm Sunday 6th April 2014

HEADLEY United had a double celebration after reaching the Aldershot Intermediate Cup final.

Romsey staring relegation in the face

8:45am Friday 4th April 2014

ROMSEY Town’s Sydenhams Premier future hangs by a thread after losing Saturday’s crucial basement ‘six-pointer’ 4-2 at home to Downton.

MOTOR RACING: Stoneman impresses in single-seater comeback

Daily Echo: Dean Stoneman.

3:16pm Monday 31st March 2014

CANCER survivor Dean Stoneman began his full-time single-seater comeback with a positive two-day test and debut for the Marussia Manor Racing GP3 team.

Come on down, the price is right

Daily Echo: Come on down, the price is right

8:41am Friday 28th March 2014

ROMSEY Town have cut admission prices for this Saturday’s crunch Sydenhams Wessex League relegation battle with Downton Town.

Crisis club Pompey sack Barker

Daily Echo: Richie Barker was confirmed as the new Portsmouth manager yesterday

11:04am Thursday 27th March 2014

Richie Barker has been sacked by Portsmouth after a torrid run of games has left them in relegation peril. 

Romsey's prospects improve with the weather

8:52am Friday 21st March 2014

ROMSEY Town co-manager John McFarlane believes the atrocious winter weather has been a blessing in disguise in his rapidly improving side’s bid for Sydenhams Premier Division survival, writes Tim Prescott.

Whitenap shine in the sun

Daily Echo: Whitenap shine in the sun

9:26am Friday 14th March 2014

Two early goals set Whitenap on course for a comfortable home victory against a hard working Weeke side last Sunday morning in the Winchester & District Sunday League.

Last gasp winner for Romsey

9:24am Friday 14th March 2014

Romsey’s bid for Sydenhams Premier Division survival received an almighty boost as they beat fellow strugglers Totton & Eling 2-1 at Little Testwood Farm in injury time.

Sol strike salvages a point

9:07am Friday 7th March 2014

ROMSEY Town co-manager John McFarlane believes Sol Asajile’s late equaliser in Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Bournemouth Poppies shows his side have the fighting spirit needed to battle their way to Sydenhams Premier safety.

Beleagured 'Bridge throw in the towel

Daily Echo: UNDER CONSTRUCTION: The wet weather has delayed the work on Stockbridge’s new clubhouse

10:13am Friday 28th February 2014

STOCKBRIDGE admit their decision to resign from the Sydenhams Wessex League Division One was a painful one.

Weather threat to local football

Daily Echo: Flooded football pitches at Fleming Park, Eastleigh

6:00am Saturday 15th February 2014

Hampshire’s football leagues are facing irreparable damage because of the atrocious weather this winter. The biggest adult youth league in the south of the county, the Drew Smith Southampton League, is in real danger of being abandoned if the rain does not stop soon.

Pompey hope Tesco will improve Fratton Park

Daily Echo: The Fratton End at Fratton Park, Pompey's home ground in Portsmouth

4:16pm Monday 10th February 2014

PLANS to build a supermarket at Portsmouth FC have taken a step forward - with the submission of the planning application which will eventually lead to the club's ground being improved.

Search is on the find UK's worst football pitch

Daily Echo: Pitch to Win is urging amateur football clubs across Hampshire and to enter the search for the UK’s worst football pitch

2:00pm Thursday 30th January 2014

AS THE Premier league’s giants get ready for battle in the FA Cup, Winchester’s teams are invited to a less glamorous contest.

Cup joy for Testwood

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

3:57pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

Testwood Sports College are through to the quarter finals of the English Schools Under-16 Premier League Cup after a 4-2 win over Gordano School from Bristol. 

Begovic 100 yard goal déjà vu at Barton Peveril

Daily Echo: Artur Boruc

3:04pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

There was a sense of déjà vu in the Hampshire Six Form Colleges 2nd XI League this afternoon.

Pompey to hold 'match-fixing' meeting with players

Daily Echo: Sam Sodje

4:18pm Monday 9th December 2013

Portsmouth will hold a meeting with their players on Tuesday in the wake of the match-fixing allegations surrounding Sam Sodje.

Pompey sack manager

Daily Echo: Guy Whittingham

6:13pm Monday 25th November 2013

POMPEY have sacked manager Guy Whittingham.

Junior World Cup to go ahead despite weather risk

Daily Echo: The Veracity Ground in Southampton

12:10pm Friday 1st November 2013

Youngsters across Southampton will be playing in Saints Foundation Junior World Cup this afternoon after the event was given the go ahead.

Sholing win nine-goal thriller

Daily Echo: Nick Watts - two goals

7:00am Wednesday 30th October 2013

Winchester almost made a dramatic late comeback – on returning manager Neil Hards homecoming – as Sholing scraped a 5-4 win in the Wessex League Cup third round last night at the Denplan City Ground.

Record breaking penalty shoot-out goes to 30 penalties

Daily Echo: Record breaking penalty shoot-out goes to 30 penalties

4:50pm Wednesday 16th October 2013

As England qualify for the World Cup, thoughts undoubtedly turn to the Three Lions' history of penalty shoot-outs.

Heath hit five in Hampshire Cup romp

1:58pm Sunday 6th October 2013

JORDAN Neal hit a hat-trick as reigning Hampshire League champions Locks Heath romped to a 5-1 victory over Waterlooville in the first round of the Hampshire Intermediate Cup yesterday.

Abused ref scraps game after bursting into tears after handbag slur

Daily Echo: Shelby Davis backs the Echo's respect campaign

8:33am Monday 23rd September 2013

A HAMPSHIRE referee was reduced to tears and forced to abandon a match after suffering sexist abuse from spectators.

Brock fired up for FA Cup test

Daily Echo: Lerone Plummer

6:57pm Friday 20th September 2013

BROCKENHURST head into tomorrow’s FA Vase tie at home to Warminster Town buoyed by a pleasing midweek win.

Romsey keen to stop a Portsmouth double

8:25am Friday 20th September 2013

ROMSEY Town have lost to one Portsmouth side this week, but they feel far from dispirited heading into tomorrow’s FA Vase second qualifying round tie at AFC Portchester.

Graham Rix's Wessex League club march on in the FA Cup

Daily Echo: JAMIE MUSSELWHITE

5:49pm Sunday 15th September 2013

What’s the difference between AFC Portchester and their near neighbours Fareham Town ?

Harding heroics boost Bush Hill in Hampshire League Cup

3:59pm Sunday 15th September 2013

Perry Harding struck a hat-trick as Bush Hill came from behind to beat Fleetlands in a ten-goal thriller in the first round of the Puma Engineering Hampshire League Cup.

Hampshire League drop fight goes down to the wire

Daily Echo: ANDREW WEBB

8:25am Wednesday 28th August 2013

The battle to avoid relegation from Hampshire League County Division 1 will be centred on two grounds little more than five miles apart at Bath Lane, Fareham and Gosport’s Privett Park on Saturday.

Gardner bags four goals in AFC Stoneham's Hampshire League romp

7:50am Wednesday 14th August 2013

Mark Gardner netted four times as AFC Stoneham thrashed Bournemouth Sports 6-1 in the Hampshire League Premier Division last night.

Brendonbushill open evening

5:45pm Tuesday 2nd July 2013

BRENDONBUSHILL Youth FC are holding an open training session on Friday, July 19 (6.30-8pm).

AFC Totton FC future in doubt

Daily Echo: Totton's Testwood Stadium.

8:16am Tuesday 14th May 2013

THE future of AFC Totton is in jeopardy following the collapse of the consortium which was meant to usher in a bright, new era at the Testwood Stadium.

Sandown Socieded qualify for Europe

10:20am Friday 10th May 2013

A TEAM from the Isle of Wight are to represent England at the inaugural European Winners Cup beach football tournament in Italy.

Orchard Junior School wins Southampton Schools under-12 cup

Daily Echo: ORCHARD JUNIOR SCHOOL U12

8:30am Thursday 2nd May 2013

Hythe’s Orchard Junior School has won the Southampton Schools under-12s cup.

Roll Call complete cup treble

8:20pm Sunday 28th April 2013

Roll Call FC collected their third cup in eight days this afternoon.

Itchen Saints win Charlie Godden Trophy

8:10pm Sunday 28th April 2013

Itchen Saints romped to the City of Southampton Sunday League’s Charlie Godden Trophy today when they beat Obelisk 4-1.

Pompey relegated to League 2

Daily Echo: The Fratton End at Fratton Park, Pompey's home ground in Portsmouth

7:50am Wednesday 17th April 2013

Portsmouth’s nosedive from the Premier League to League 2 within three wretched years was completed last night.

Winchester City Football Club season saved by city council

Daily Echo: David Malone

2:00pm Thursday 11th April 2013

WINCHESTER City Football Club has saved its season thanks to the city council.

SOS call saves Sunday league

Daily Echo: David Creeden

8:20am Saturday 23rd March 2013

One of the main adult football leagues on the south coast has escaped oblivion – after clubs answered an SOS call.

Cash boost for football in Chandler's Ford

Daily Echo: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

10:35am Tuesday 19th February 2013

GRASSROOTS sport in Hampshire has received a boost after a Chandler's Ford primary school was awarded a grant of more than £20,000.

City of Southampton Football League ready for new teams

2:56pm Wednesday 13th February 2013

The City of Southampton Sunday Football League is recruiting new teams for all its leagues next year – including its new Under-21 section.

Pompey Supporters' Trust pushing ahead with bid plans

Daily Echo: SOCCER-Portsmouth-170513.jpg

10:55am Friday 8th February 2013

The Pompey Supporters' Trust is pushing ahead with its attempt to buy Portsmouth after the Football League announced it will not consider a new offer from Keith Harris.

League will not accept any new bids for Pompey

Daily Echo: The Fratton End at Fratton Park, Pompey's home ground in Portsmouth

6:32pm Thursday 7th February 2013

The Football League has confirmed it will not consider any new bids for Portsmouth after administrators confirmed an approach from football financier Keith Harris earlier today.

New bid made to buy Pompey

Daily Echo: The Fratton End at Fratton Park, Pompey's home ground in Portsmouth

12:26pm Thursday 7th February 2013

Portsmouth's administrators have confirmed they have received an offer to buy the troubled club from football financier Keith Harris.

Sports ground saved by £50k cash boost

Daily Echo: A match at the BTC Sports Ground

4:41pm Friday 1st February 2013

BTC Southampton Football Club can look forward to a brighter future, after securing vital funding from Sport England.

Le Tiss and Dennis lined up

Daily Echo: Matt Le Tissier

2:32pm Tuesday 22nd January 2013

Matt Le Tissier and Mark Dennis are appearing at a special evening in Winchester.

Teams wanted for six-a-side league

4:22pm Thursday 17th January 2013

FOOTBALL Mundial are looking for teams for the successful Southampton six-a-side football league on Thursday nights at Redbridge Community School.

FA seek Hampshire award nominations

Daily Echo: FA chairman David Bernstein makes a statement with regards to John Terry being stripped of his England captaincy.

10:34am Monday 14th January 2013

The FA have announced the fourth year of its Respect and Fair Play Awards and has called on the game’s unsung heroes across Hampshire to share their success stories.

Charles could be on his way out at Winchester

Daily Echo: Michael Charles, right, in action for Winchester

8:00am Monday 10th December 2012

IT looks as if striker Michael Charles is on his way out of Winchester City.

Wort hat-trick sends Sholing into quarter-finals

Daily Echo: LEE WORT

10:21pm Wednesday 5th December 2012

LEE Wort’s hat-trick secured Sholing a place in the quarter-finals of the Hampshire FA Senior Cup tonight.



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