WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Plymouth Argyle reach Devon Senior Cup final
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Plymouth Argyle reach Devon Senior Cup final

PLYMOUTH Argyle have reached the Devon Women’s Senior Cup final once again after beating big rivals Buckland Athletic on penalties at Homers Heath. The cup holders were trailing 2-1 with five minutes to go but a late goal from Wensday Wise took the match to spot-kicks, where the Greens triumphed 5-3. The visitors had taken … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Late goals secure Argyle victory over Marine Academy
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Late goals secure Argyle victory over Marine Academy

PLYMOUTH Argyle scored three goals in the final 20 minutes to secure a 4-1 victory over lower league neighbours Marine Academy Plymouth in a friendly at Ivybridge. Both clubs were using the match as a warm-up for their forthcoming Devon Senior Cup semi-finals, where Argyle will visit Buckland Athletic and Marine Academy will host Exeter … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Argyle get back to winning ways in Devon Senior Cup
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Argyle get back to winning ways in Devon Senior Cup

PLYMOUTH Argyle finally got back to winning ways on Sunday with a 5-0 triumph over Bideford at Manadon in the Devon Women’s Senior Cup. The cup holders turned on the style in the second half, scoring four times after the break against their South West Premier League visitors. It was a welcome victory for the … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plympton Athletic
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GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plympton Athletic

LAKESIDE Athletic boosted their hopes of progressing in the Devon Football League end of season mini tournament by beating Plympton Athletic 2-1 in a competitive fixture at the Parkway on Saturday. Lakeside led 2-0 at the break with goals from Alex Cox and Brandon Jefferis, but Plympton really pushed the hosts hard in the second … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Saltash United extend their lead at the top after beating Callington
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Saltash United extend their lead at the top after beating Callington

SALTASH United took a giant step towards claiming the Cornwall Women’s Football League East Division title in their debut season with a 3-0 victory over second-placed Callington Town II at Kimblerly Stadium on Sunday. The win has moved the unbeaten Ashes six points clear at the top of the table in one of the few … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plymouth Vaults in the Devon Premier Cup
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GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plymouth Vaults in the Devon Premier Cup

A HAT-TRICK from Jack Presland helped Devon League side Lakeside Athletic overcome P&WD outfit Plymouth Vaults 3-2 in an entertaining Devon Premier Cup game at the Parkway on Saturday. Despite spells of torrential rain and bitterly cold conditions, both teams were fully committed to the cup tie and both goalkeepers were kept on their toes. … Continue reading

Mount Kelly team up with Chelsea FC Foundation to launch new girls’ football programme
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Mount Kelly team up with Chelsea FC Foundation to launch new girls’ football programme

MOUNT KELLY have launched a new girls’ football programme in association with the Chelsea Football Club Foundation (CFCF). The programme presents an opportunity for girls from 16-18 to study their A levels at a top independent school while also following their ambitions on the football pitch. Mount Kelly, a day and boarding school for both … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: More agony for Argyle, but joy for Saltash teams
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: More agony for Argyle, but joy for Saltash teams

PLYMOUTH Argyle’s tough season continued as they suffered yet another heavy defeat in the FA Women’s National Premier Southern Division. The Pilgrims, still pointless after six matches, were beaten 8-0 away at leaders Watford. It was their second successive 8-0 loss after going down by the same scoreline at home to Milton Keynes Dons in … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Success for Callington and Saltash sides
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Success for Callington and Saltash sides

THE women’s football programme was badly hit by postponements at the weekend. Plymouth Argyle, Marine Academy, Plympton, Activate and Signal Box Oak Villa were all left without games for various reasons, but the east Cornwall sides all played and claimed impressive wins. In the South West League Premier Division, Callington Town moved up to fourth … Continue reading