27th February 2006 - Division 1 Cup Round Up
Presteigne and Ludlow North both join Royals in the
hat for the semi final draw, along with Ludlow West who beat Onny
Plus on penalties. Onny Tigers were beating Ludlow North 1-0, bud
Ludlow scored twice in the last 7 minutes to secure victory.
Results were as follows:-
Royals 2-0 Knighton
Onny Tigers 1-2 Ludlow North
Ludlow West 2-2 Onny Plus AET (Ludlow West won 7-6 on penalties)
Craven Arms 0-3 Presteigne
27th February 2006 - Royals 2-0 Knighton
Royals overcame Knighton in the Quarter Finals of
the Division 1 cup on Sunday, with a 2-0 win. However Royals made
extremely hard work of it and they found it hard to combat the
defensive nature of Knighton's play. A first half goal by Riley and
an own goal made sure of the victory.
A full report will appear
22nd February 2006 - Results round up
Ludlow North maintained the position at the top of
Division 1, after a 5-0 win over Onny Tigers. Royals stay in 2nd
place, but with a game in hand. Presteigne are in third place after
a narrow victory at Ludlow West.
Full results were:-
Ludlow West 1-2 Presteigne
Onny Plus 0-4 Church Stretton Royals
Knighton 4-1 Craven Arms
Onny Tigers 0-5 Ludlow North
Meanwhile in Division 3 the Panthers
head the table by 3 points and currently have a 100% record.
All league information can be found
on the SSJFL website.
21st February 2006 - Knighton Match Preview
Royals entertain Knighton this weekend in the
Quarter Finals of the cup. Knighton are the only team in Division 1
that Royals have not played yet, and so therefore remain an unknown
quantity. They visit Church Stretton on the back of a 4-1 over
Craven Arms last weekend, so a competitive game could be on the
The game takes place on Sunday with a 10:30 kick
19th February 2006 - Onny Plus 0-4 Royals
Royals gained a much needed win to put them back on
course in this Division 1 clash. Goals from Lewis, Hearle, Groom and
Riley saw off the opposition and put the Royals back on track, after
their draw against Presteigne.
Some super first half football saw 3 goals scored in
the first 18 minutes, but in the second half Onny came more into the
game and Royals only managed a single goal.
A full match report will appear
15th February 2006 - Onny Plus Match Preview
Royals take on Onny Plus this weekend at Burway
Cricket Ground. They have already met Onny twice this season,
producing two memorable games, both in the cup. In the first leg
Royals won 1-0, whilst in the second leg Royals were again the
victors by 4 goals to 2.
Royals need a win to get back on track in their
quest to win the title.
15th February 2006 - Royals to meet Knighton in
Royals have been presented with a home draw against
Knighton in the quarter finals of the Division 1 cup. The tie is a
single leg affair.
Knighton are currently the only team from Division 1
that Royals have not yet played in any competition.
The game is to be played at the weekend of 25th/26th
14th February 2006 - Last weekends games hit by
Only one game in Division 1 was played last weekend
due to sickness and the freezing weather conditions. Onny Plus
managed to put 6 goals past Onny Tigers without reply.
12th February 2006 - Craven Arms game postponed
Today's game against Craven Arms was been postponed
due to sickness in their squad. Only 5 players from the squad were
fit, causing the postponement.
This now means that Royals will have to play 3
matches mid-week, when the clocks go forward as follows:
Presteigne - Away - Cup 1 Semi Final 2nd Leg
Knighton - Away - League
Craven Arms - Home - League
9th February 2006 - Craven Arms Match Review
Royals will be looking to make amends for a sloppy
first half performance last week against Presteigne, when they
entertain Craven Arms this Sunday. Royals who beat the Arms by 7-1
in their encounter before Christmas will be looking for 3 points to
keep them in the title race.
Craven Arms will be looking to get something out of
the game, in a bid to hoist themselves into the top half of the
Division 1 table. They come with an impressive 4-1 win over Onny
Plus behind them.
The game takes place at Church Stretton School on Sunday with a
9:45am kick off.
5th February 2006 - Presteigne 3-3 Royals
Royals were knocked off the top of the table this
morning after being held to a draw by Presteigne. Indeed Royals were
made to battle for their point and the home team looked vastly
superior for most of the game.
They went 2 goals down after 18 minutes but managed
to pull one back before half time, through Lewis, to at least give
themselves a fighting chance.
Presteigne then made it 3-1, and the match looked
beyond saving for the Royals. However determined battling, saw Lewis
and Groom score 2 goals in the last 7 minutes to earn them the
Ludlow North's victory over Knighton means that they
now top the table.
A full match report will appear
2nd February 2006 - Presteigne Match Preview
Royals travel to Presteigne this weekend to play the
first of two league fixtures against the title hopefuls. Royals
should be at full strength, the only injury doubt being Groom,
who has an ankle injury. All the players seem to have recovered from
the sickness bug that is rife in South Shropshire, so the game looks
set to go ahead, weather permitting.
Presteigne will be determined to make up for their
surprise defeat last weekend against Onny Plus, and Royals will need
to be at their best to cope with the likely pressure put on them.
The game takes place at Presteigne on Sunday with a
11:00am kick off.
Jan 06 |
Dec 05 |
Nov 05 |
Oct 05 |