Action gets underway tonight in the Samba Nottinghamshire Senior League, supported by Euro Soccer Company, as in the Premier Division Eastwood CFC Development welcome Aslockton & Orston to the Play Soccer USA 3G Arena while Mansfield Hosiery Mills host Beeston at The Fieldings.
On Saturday, there’s a big game in the Nottinghamshire FA Senior Cup as the Notts TV cameras will be at Hickings Lane to see the third placed Stapleford Town take on last season’s NSL champions Newark Flowserve, who now ply their trade in the East Midlands Counties League.
In the Premier Division, leaders Southwell City travel to the Ron Steel Sports Ground to play AFC Dunkirk. Radcliffe Olympic, who are in search of a new manager, welcome Awsworth Villa to Wharf Lane.
After a spirited first half against higher ranked opposition in the Notts FA Senior Cup in midweek, Bilborough Town were eventually knocked out by Eastwood Community. They will try and bounce back as they head to Roko to play Magdala Amateurs, who left it late to beat FC Cavaliers last week. Cavs themselves will look to make amends on their trip to Butt Field to play Bingham Town.
Attenborough and Keyworth United meet at The Strand.
In Division One, it’s top versus bottom as Woodthorpe Park Rangers host Radford Reserves at Eagle Valley. Third placed Ravenshead travel to Burton Joyce in fourth. The Reds have Dan Phillips back from injury, Adam Gross returning after an enforced absence whilst new signing from Selston, Adam Lewis, is also expected to travel. Perris Thomas is still a doubt though.
Second placed Bridgford United are at Bestwood Miners Welfare.
In Division Two, leaders Stapleford Town Reserves travel to Walesby Sports and Social Club to take on Kirton Brickworks Reserves, while AFC Clifton head to Woodview to face Cotgrave Reserves.
After last weekend’s defeat, Ravenshead Reserves have Jamie Simons and Tom Lockey back and are set for a recall for their trip to Elms Park to play third placed Ruddington Village Reserves. Alex Marshall is still regaining his fitness after injury and is likely to retain a place on the bench.