Local Football

Bosham get spruce-up thanks to county cash

Bosham welcomed Louise Goldsmith, leader of West Sussex County Council, and Cllr Nigel Hogben of Bosham Parish Council to their match on Saturday.

East Dean's Craig Manchip

Lavant hammer Hunston ... Deans are held

There was a win for Lavant and a draw for East Dean in the latest West Sussex League games.

Jimmy Wild tries his luck on Billericay's pitch in the earlier league visit / Picture by Tommy McMillan

FA Cup exit upsets Rocks - and no wonder

Jamie Howell reflected on Bognor’s controversial FA Cup exit and said: It’s hard to take.

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Keith Martin in recent Midhurst action / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Plenty of home comfort for Stags, Sids and Robins

Midhurst, Sidlesham and Bosham all won their latest SCFL matches - while Selsey are looking forward to the next round of the FA Vase.


Haywards Heath based Crawley Town midfielder Cox confirms he is going out on loan to ‘local’ club

Dean Cox has revealed he will be going out on loan to a very local club while he waits to be eligible to play for Crawley Town in January.

Worthing United's Robert Albon Memorial Ground. Picture: Stephen Goodger

Sussex sides ordered to replay FA Vase encounter

Worthing United and Peacehaven & Telscombe Football Club’s have been ordered to replay their abandoned FA Vase first-round qualifying encounter on Saturday.

Josh Clack was the matchwinner at Hassocks / Picture by Simon Jasinski

Clack clicks to give Chichester win at Hassocks

Chichester City’s fine start to the season continued with a 1-0 SCFL premier division win at Hassocks.

Former Wick Football Club boss Jon Tucker. Picture: Liz Pearce LP1600537

Tucker leaves post as Wick boss with a heavy heart

Jon Tucker stepped down from his role as manager at Wick Football Club and said: “I’m leaving with a heavy heart.”

Sidlesham in recent action against Lancing / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Bosham and Sidlesham hit six for cup progress

Bosham and Sidlesham both hit six to go through to the next round of the Sussex Intermediate Cup.

Action from Midhurst's win over Storrington / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Midhurst find goal touch to sink Swans

Midhurst finally found their league goalscoring touch when they beat Storrington 3-1 at the Rotherfield in SCFL division one.

Josh Clack on the ball in Chichester's visit to Whitstable / Picture by Simon Jasinski

Chichester and Selsey replay their way to Vase victories

Chichester City and Selsey have joined Pagham in the next round of the FA Vase after winning their respective replays.

Harvey Whyte scores against Pompey - now he is one of several on the injured list / Picture by Tim Hale

Pompey may help Rocks overcome injury worries

Pompey could help ease the Rocks’ mounting injury worries by loaning them one or two of their promising young players.

Pagham in recent FA Cup action against Dulwich Hamlet / Picture by Roger Smith

YMCA test next after Pagham make Vase progress

Pagham are in the next round of the FA Vase. The Lions got through at the first attempt with a 1-0 first qualifying round win at Bearsted.

Sussex Football game abandoned due to alleged assault

Sussex Football game abandoned due to alleged assault

Worthing United Football Club’s match with Peacehaven at The Robert Albon Memorial Ground was abandoned owing to an alleged assault on Saturday.

Alex Parsons pulled one back at Harlow for Bognor / Picture by Tim Hale

Bognor’s winning run halted at Harlow

Harlow proved too strong for Bognor as they fell to their second defeat of the season, with Alex Read netting two for the hosts.

Callum Dowdell in recent action for Sidlesham / Picture by Chris Hatton

Robins fly clear at the top... Sids take another point

Bosham have moved clear at the top of SCFL division two - while Sidlesham’s start to the season continues to be solid.

Selsey in action at Bexhill

Selsey set for Vase adventure... Midhurst denied again

Selsey boss Steve Bailey looked ahead to Saturday’s FA Vase first-round qualifying clash at Langney Wanderers and said: “We want to progress.”

Jimmy Wild scores Bognor's fourth in their 1st qualifying round win over Guildford / Picture by Tim Hale

FA Cup second qualifying round draw is made

Sussex teams have discovered who they will face in the next round of the FA Cup.

Goalmouth action from Pagham's tie with Dulwich / Picture by Roger Smith

Pagham’s FA Cup run ended by deadly Dulwich

The 3-0 win for Dulwich Hamlet at Pagham may have followed the formbook, but on another day, with decisions going for them, Pagham may just have pulled off a surprise win.

Dennis Leonard presents the trophy to Westbourne FC

Westbourne win Jubilee Trophy as league’s 50th season starts

The Chichester and West Sussex Sunday League’s golden jubilee kicked off in fine style with a thrilling Jubilee Trophy match between last season’s League Champions AFC Chichester and Charity Cup winners Westbourne at Arundel.

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