Action in the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, gets underway on Friday night as Premier Division leaders Stapleford Town meet Sandiacre Town at St Giles. It took extra time for Stapleford to overcome Division One Ravenshead in the Senior Cup last weekend and the Reds are also playing under the Friday night lights as they welcome Mansfield Hosiery Mills to Cornwater. Ravenshead should welcome back Dan Phillips and Martin McDonagh to the squad, while Alex Faulconbridge is still suspended and Adam Lewis remains injured. 16 year old Jamie Vaughan impressed last weekend and looks likely to retain his place.
On Saturday in the Premier Division it could be all change from second through to fourth. The positions are currently occupied, in order, by Southwell City on 51 points, Cotgrave on 51 and Awsworth Villa on 50. City and Villa go head-to-head at The Shilo while Cotgrave entertain FC Cavaliers at Woodview.
Bingham Town’s 16 game unbeaten run came to an end in midweek at the hands of Keyworth United. They will look to get back to winning ways as they welcome bottom club Gedling Southbank to Butt Field.
Aslockton & Orston advanced in the cup last weekend by beating Wollaton on penalties. They travel to the Ron Steel Sports Ground where AFC Dunkirk had a convincing win over Calverton Miners Welfare last time out.
Calvo add Jay Hodson to the squad from that defeat as they travel to Wharf Lane to take on Radcliffe Olympic, who were leading 3-0 against Eastwood CFC Development in midweek only to be pegged back to 3-3. Nevertheless it was Radcliffe’s first point since early November.
Eastwood follow up that comeback performance with a trip to The Strand to face Attenborough while Wollaton host Magdala Amateurs at the WSA.
In Division One, leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers will be looking to bounce back from their first defeat of the season last time out as they head to the Westwood Recreation Ground to face Selston Reserves.
It was Southwell City Reserves that ended Woodthorpe’s unbeaten run, they welcome Awsworth Villa Reserves to the War Memorial Ground.
In Division Two, AFC Top Valley and Ruddington Village Reserves are locked together on 53 points at the top of the table. They host AFC Clifton at Hollinwood Lane and Keyworth United Development at Elms Park respectively.
In the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, the Senior Cup has reached the quarter final stage with two all-Premier Division ties and two that pit Division One teams against higher ranked opposition.
Ravenshead, third in Division One, face possibly the toughest task as they welcome Premier Division pace setters Stapleford Town to Cornwater. The Reds must contend with Alex Faulconbridge (suspended) and Adam Lewis (injured) being out, while a late decision will be made on midfielder Mark Yates’s fitness. 16 year old Jamie Vaughan may be drafted in from the reserves.
Beeston don’t have the benefit of home advantage in their quest to cause an upset as they travel to St Giles to take on Sandiacre Town.
In the all-top flight ties, FC Cavaliers host Southwell City at the Forest Sports Zone and Aslockton & Orston entertain Wollaton at Spa Lane.
Elsewhere in the Premier Division, Cotgrave will attempt to take second place from Southwell as they make the trip to Hollinwood Lane to face Calverton Miners Welfare. The hosts add Sam Buckle and Lewis Wheelhouse to the squad that squandered a three goal lead to draw with Bilborough Town last time out.
Bilborough will look to build on that comeback as they head to Platt Lane to play Keyworth United while Radcliffe Olympic will make the short trip along the A52 to face Bingham Town at Butt Field.
Awsworth Villa welcome Magdala Amateurs to The Shilo, AFC Dunkirk host Eastwood CFC Development at the Ron Steel Sports Ground and Attenborough entertain Gedling Southbank at The Strand.
In Division One, Woodthorpe Park Rangers take their unbeaten record on the road to the Centenary Sports Ground, Brinkley, to play Southwell City Reserves while Bridgford United will attempt to put some breathing space between themselves and Ravenshead as they welcome Selston Reserves to Highfields.
In Division Two, AFC Top Valley moved back to the head of the table on goal difference with an 11-0 win last time out. They will look to consolidate that position as they travel to the Norman Archer Memorial Ground to play Clifton All Whites Reserves.
Ruddington Village Reserves have their own designs on top spot, however, as they entertain Stapleford Town Reserves at Elms Park.
Bottom club Sneinton Town will attempt to make it three wins on the trot as Barrowby head to Gresham Sports Park.
In the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, Stapleford Town will attempt to keep their noses ahead in the Premier Division title race as they meet Eastwood CFC Development at the Play Soccer USA 3G Arena while second-placed Southwell City return from a week off by welcoming bottom club Gedling Southbank to the War Memorial Ground.
Cotgrave could have closed within a point of Southwell last week were it not for conceding an injury time equaliser. They travel to Wharf Lane to face Radcliffe Olympic. Awsworth Villa’s recent form has taken a turn for the better, they head to Platt Lane to take on Keyworth United.
Bingham Town take their 15 league game unbeaten run, which includes Stapleford Town’s only two defeats this season, on the road to the Ron Steel Sports Ground to play AFC Dunkirk – the last team to beat them back in mid-September.
FC Cavaliers could only take a point from their encounter with Bilborough Town last time out, despite the latter ending the game with nine men. Cavs welcome Wollaton to the Forest Sports Zone while Bilborough host Calverton Miners Welfare at the Harvey Hadden Stadium.
Sandiacre Town entertain Magdala Amateurs at St Giles.
In Division One, third placed Ravenshead travel to unbeaten table-toppers Woodthorpe Park Rangers with in form winger Adam Lewis out for a number of weeks with a knee injury. Alex Faulconbridge should return along with Liam Walton, while Mark Smallwood is rated 50/50 for the clash.
In Division Two, having risen to the summit last week on goal difference, Newark Flowserve Reserves will attempt to consolidate their position as they travel to Butt Field to play Bingham Town Reserves.
Second placed AFC Top Valley will be looking to capitalise on any slip up by Newark as they welcome Elston United to Hollinwood Lane, likewise Ruddington Village Reserves, who are the third side on 47 points, as they entertain AFC Clifton at Elms Park.
In the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, Stapleford Town will attempt to open up a four point gap at the top of the Premier Division as they host Bingham Town at Hickings Lane while second-placed Southwell City aren’t in action.
Cotgrave, in third, will be looking to bounce back from defeat to Sandiacre Town last time out as they welcome Eastwood CFC Development to Woodview.
Awsworth Villa, who ended a run of four straight defeats by beating Wollaton last weekend, entertain Aslockton & Orston at The Shilo. The visitors include new signing Caven Robb, the former Bingham player, in their squad.
Calverton Miners Welfare will be without the suspended James Davis for their trip to Platt Lane to play Keyworth United and FC Cavaliers travel to the Harvey Hadden Stadium to take on Bilborough Town.
After snatching defeat from the jaws of victory against Gedling Southbank last weekend, Radcliffe Olympic will be looking for a more positive outcome when Attenborough visit Wharf Lane. Gedling will go in search of back-to-back-wins for the first time as they head to the WSA to play Wollaton.
Magdala Amateurs and AFC Dunkirk meet at Roko.
In Division One, after dropping points for only the third time all season last weekend, leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers will try and get back to winning ways as they face AFC Bridgford at Gresham Sports Park.
Ravenshead travel to the CDW Arena to play Radford Reserves looking for their fifth win on the spin but must contend with injuries to Mark Smallwood and Adam Lewis. Alex Faulconbridge is unavailable, meaning a likely recall for his brother Ryan, while Dan Phillips and Mark Yates should return to the squad after last week’s absence.
There are three all-Samba NSL ties in the Nottinghamshire FA Senior Trophy: Ruddington Village Reserves host Selston Reserves, Beeston entertain Basford United Community and Burton Joyce visit Bridgford United.
Robin Hood Colts are also in Notts FA Trophy action as they welcome CML side Sherwood Colliery Reserves to Sherwood Fields.
In Division Two, it’s first versus third with AFC Top Valley welcoming Newark Flowserve Reserves to Hollinwood Lane.
Ravenshead Reserves entertain Keyworth United Development at Cornwater without Kieran Chamberlain (work) but youngster Jamie Vaughan should return.
In the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, Premier Division leaders Southwell City, who won for the first time in four matches last weekend, play host to Aslockton & Orston at the War Memorial Grounds.
Stapleford Town continue to prowl in second, ready to pounce on any further slips by Southwell. They head to The Strand to play Attenborough, who come into the match on the back of a dramatic 4-4 draw with Magdala Amateurs.
Cotgrave have their sights set firmly on a podium place with Sandiacre Town the visitors to Woodview this weekend. Awsworth Villa are on a run f four straight defeats. They will attempt to arrest this slide as they travel to the WSA to take on Wollaton.
By contrast, Bingham Town are unbeaten in 13 league matches and will look to continue their rich vein of form as they welcome Bilborough Town to Butt Field.
FC Cavaliers will follow up their come from behind victory over Awsworth with a trip to the Ron Steel Sports Ground to play AFC Dunkirk, who are one place and one point below them in mid-table.
Eastwood CFC Development entertain Magdala Amateurs at the Play Soccer USA 3G Arena and Radcliffe Olympic go in search of their first victory under Chris Bennett at Eagle Valley against Gedling Southbank.
In Division One, unbeaten leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers will try and consolidate or extend their 19 point lead as Mansfield Hosiery Mills visit Eagle Valley.
Second placed Bridgford United entertain Ruddington Village, while at The Poplars, Burton Joyce, in third, host Southwell City Reserves.
Ravenshead travel to Kirton Brickworks with Mark Smallwood out injured and Dan Phillips missing. Liam Walton should return to the squad while Perris Thomas is pushing for a start after impressing from the bench last time out.
It’s first versus second in Division Two as leaders AFC Top Valley take their 11 game unbeaten league run to Elms Park to play Ruddington Village Reserves.
Ravenshead Reserves travel to AFC Clifton. Tom Lockey is back for the Reds after missing the last week’s win, which also saw Taylor Bagshaw impress from the bench therefore possibly earning him a recall to the starting line-up.
In the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, leaders Southwell City welcome and AFC Dunkirk to the War Memorial Ground. Dunkirk had an impressive victory over top four side Awsworth Villa last time out. If Southwell fail to win it would open the door for Stapleford Town to possibly move into top spot if they get a positive result from their trip to Wharf Lane to face Radcliffe Olympic.
Awsworth failed to get back on track in midweek as they lost at Eastwood CFC Development. They will try to return to winning ways as FC Cavaliers visit The Shilo while Eastwood will look to take their form into their encounter with Bingham Town at Butt Field. Bingham are on a 12 game unbeaten run in the league, the first match in that sequence being a 2-1 win over Eastwood at the end of September.
Also on an unbeaten run are Aslockton & Orston, they will be trying to make it five matches since they last tasted defeat as they welcome Cotgrave to Spa Lane.
Calverton Miners Welfare add Sam Buckle, Corey Ashley and Brinsley Kirkham to the squad from their incident packed match against Stapleford Town last weekend as Sandiacre Town are the visitors to Hollinwood Lane.
Attenborough let a two goal lead slip against Aslockton last time out, they entertain Magdala Amateurs at The Strand while Gedling Southbank head to Platt Lane to face Keyworth United.
In Division One, leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers continue their quest to stay unbeaten for the season as they face a trip to the WSA to take on 16th place Wollaton Reserves.
Burton Joyce and Bridgford United are battling it out for second place, they host Radford Reserves and Kimberley Miners Welfare Reserves respectively.
Ravenshead travel to the Parish Hall Ground to play Selston Reserves. They hope to be able to include Brent Horton for the first time in six weeks following an injury, also back are Perris Thomas, Mark Yates and Mark Smallwood but Liam Walton misses out. Youngster Adam Lewis has returned to the club he recently left to join the Reds.
In Division Two, Ruddington Village Reserves and AFC Top Valley both have 44 points with the former taking first place on goal difference by only one. Ruddington travel to Sherwood Fields to face Robin Hood Colts while Top Valley host Barrowby at Hollinwood Lane.
Ravenshead Reserves entertain Sneinton Town at Cornwater in a foot of the table battle, hoping to build on last weekend’s gritty performance at Stapleford Town Reserves. The Reds hope to unveil a new signing before the game.
After playing in the first fixture of 2019 in the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, on Wednesday night, Eastwood CFC Development are swiftly back in action on Friday when they entertain FC Cavaliers at the Play Soccer USA 3G Arena.
On Saturday in the Premier Division, leaders Southwell City travel to Roko to face Magdala Amateurs while second placed Stapleford Town will hope they can further close the gap at the top as they head to Hollinwood Lane to play Calverton Miners Welfare. Calvo draft Scott Miles and Harry Simpson back into the squad that narrowly lost to Magdala last time out.
Gedling Southbank were Eastwood’s opponents in midweek, losing 4-1. They hope to improve on that outcome as they welcome third placed Cotgrave to Eagle Valley.
Despite twice being in the lead, Awsworth Villa lost at home to Stapleford last weekend. They will look to make amends as they travel to the Ron Steel Sports Ground to take on AFC Dunkirk.
Bingham Town take their 11 game unbeaten league run to St Giles to face Sandiacre Town, who cancelled out the league leaders on their last outing.
New Radcliffe Olympic manager Chris Bennett is hoping to see a first win for his side since taking over, as they welcome Keyworth United to Wharf Lane.
Attenborough host Aslockton & Orston, who are unbeaten in their last three matches, to The Strand, and Bilborough Town entertain Wollaton at Harvey Hadden Stadium.
In Division One, unbeaten leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers travel to Bestwood Miners Welfare Sports Club while Burton Joyce will be looking to create a bit of breathing space for themselves in second place as they head to The Fieldings to play Mansfield Hosiery Mills.
Ravenshead entertain Ruddington Village at Cornwater and must contend with injuries to Mark Smallwood and Brent Horton. Perris Thomas is also missing but Brad Martin returns to the squad.
In Division Two, new leaders AFC Top Valley face a tough test away at AFC Clifton while Ruddington Village Reserves will be trying to reclaim top spot as they welcome Barrowby to Elms Park.
Ravenshead Reserves travel to Stapleford Town Reserves and have Tyler Lambert and Jamie Vaughan available, but skipper Lee Pinner has picked up another injury.
The final set of fixtures of 2018 in the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, kick off on Friday night with two Division One clashes: Basford United Community host Awsworth Villa Reserves at Greenwich Avenue and Selston Reserves entertain Bridgford United at the Parish Hall Ground.
On Saturday in the Premier Division, Southwell City are already guaranteed to head into the new year in pole position and will attempt to cement that place as they travel to St Giles to play Sandiacre Town. Stapleford Town are coming up on the rails, having four games in hand over Southwell. They will continue their pursuit of top spot when they travel to The Shilo to play third placed Awsworth Villa.
Cotgrave, in fourth, are on the same number of points as the two teams above them and will stay in the mix if they can get something from their trip to The Forest to take on FC Cavaliers.
Aslockton & Orston left it late to snatch a point at local rivals Bingham Town last time out. They head to the WSA to play Wollaton while Bingham make the short trip to Wharf Lane to take on Radcliffe Olympic.
After a run of three victories, Bilborough Town were brought back to earth by Stapleford last weekend, they will look to get back to winning ways as they host AFC Dunkirk at the Harvey Hadden Stadium. Magdala Amateurs welcome Calverton Miners Welfare to Roko.
On Saturday in Division One, Ravenshead entertain Wollaton Reserves at Cornwater, looking to build on last week’s win. Steve Shuttleworth is rated 50/50 for the Reds and a late decision will be made on his availability; Perris Thomas will look to return to the squad but Brent Horton is definitely out.
Leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers will be attempting to make it to the new year unbeaten as they travel to Leyton Crescent to play Beeston. It’s fourth versus second as Kirton Brickworks host Burton Joyce at Station Road.
Ruddington Village welcome Bestwood Miners Welfare to Elms Park.
In Division Two, Ravenshead Reserves travel to AFC Top Valley with captain Lee Pinner fit again. Dan Hurst is a big doubt after an injury picked up on first team duty while Callum Disley is pushing for a start.
There are three games on Friday night in the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company. In the Premier Division, AFC Dunkirk welcome Sandiacre Town to the Ron Steel Sports Ground and Eastwood CFC Development host Stapleford Town at the PSUSA 3G Arena, while in Division One, Basford United Community entertain Mansfield Hosiery Mills at Greenwich Avenue.
On Saturday, Premier Division leaders Southwell City follow up their dramatic turnaround at Aslockton & Orston last week, where they won 4-3 with three goals in the last ten minutes, by hosting Calverton Miners Welfare at the War Memorial Ground. Aslockton will look to bounce back with FC Cavaliers the visitors to the Orston Recreation Ground.
Awsworth Villa and Cotgrave continue their pusrsuit of top spot as they host Keyworth United at The Shilo and travel to Attenborough’s The Strand respectively.
After recording their first league win of the season a fortnight ago, Bilborough Town made it two from two last time out. They will attempt to secure their third three point haul on the trot as they head to Wharf Lane to play Radcliffe Olympic.
Gedling Southbank also picked up their first win two weeks ago but were unable to emulate Bilborough and repeat the feat. They welcome Wollaton to Eagle Valley.
In Division One, leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers failed to win for only the second time all season last weekend as they drew 2-2 at Ruddington Village. It’s the return fixture this weekend at Eagle Valley.
Second placed Bridgford United slipped up in the local derby with AFC Bridgford last time out. United travel to play Ravenshead at Cornwater while AFC will hope to put in a repeat performance as third placed Burton Joyce visit Gresham Sports Park.
In the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, Premier Division team of the month for November and current leaders, Southwell City, travel to Spa Lane to play Aslockton & Orston, who have lost only once in their nine outings since the start of October.
Having scored over five goals in three of their four wins in November, second-placed Awsworth Villa will hope their rich goal scoring form continues as they host Eastwood CFC Development at The Shilo while Cotgrave, in third, welcome AFC Dunkirk to Woodview. The home side won the reverse fixture 3-1 at the start of last month.
After bowing out of the Notts FA Senior Cup at the hands of Newark Flowserve last weekend, Stapleford Town return to league action as Keyworth United, who are one place below their hosts in sixth, make the trip to Hickings Lane.
Two teams picked up their first wins of the season last weekend, Bilborough Town and Gedling Southbank. They will both hope that their upturn in fortunes continues as they host Attenborough at the Harvey Hadden Stadium and travel to The Forest to play FC Cavaliers respectively.
Calverton Miners Welfare, who were on the receiving end as Gedling secured their first maximum points haul, add Scott Miles, Kieron Davies and Charlie Roberts to the squad for their trip to the WSA to play Wollaton.
Bilborough’s victims, Magdala Amateurs, will look to bounce back as they entertain Bingham Town at Roko.
In Division One, Ravenshead look to get back to winning ways as they host Awsworth Villa Reserves at the Cornwater ground. They welcome back Mark Yates, Brad Martin has returned to UK and is looking for a place in the squad but Paul Smith is away.
Leaders Woodthorpe Park Rangers head to Elms Park to take on Ruddington Village and Bridgford United entertain near rivals AFC Bridgford at the Riverside Sports Complex.
In Division Two, Ravenshead Reserves travel to Bingham Town Reserves with skipper Lee Pinner out injured but Tyler Martin should return hopefully along with Josh Worrall.