Tag Archive: non-league day

Sep 05

Shortwood 1 – 1 Flackwell Heath

Shortwood recovered from a poor opening 25 minutes to take a point off a dangerous Flackwell Heath side. In truth, it could, and should have been all three points as Wood were guilty of over elaboration in front of goal and poor finishing. Man of the match was Jake Parrott, again. His goal gave Wood …

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Sep 04

Mehew praises squad after Gloucester City win

Not the greatest win but it still counts – that was the verdict of Gloucester City manager Dave Mehew after his threadbare team beat Hyde by a single goal. With an injury ravaged squad Mehew named himself on the bench and played the last ten minutes of the game. “Fairplay to the whole squad,” he …

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Sep 04

Gloucester City 1 – 0 Hyde

Gloucester City held on for an important win in a scrappy game where neither team seemed to have the upper hand. With both teams down to the bare bones the Hyde manager Neil Tolson started upfront, with the Gloucester manager Dave Mehew coming on in the second half New striker Dale Johnson was absent for …

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Sep 03

Hockaday – come watch real football

Forest Green Rovers manager Dave Hockaday has given his backing to Non-League Day and is appealing to football fans from the Five Valleys and beyond to come and watch ‘real football.’ With Rovers welcoming newly promoted Southport to the New Lawn on Saturday Hocakday has told his players only a win is good enough. “Three …

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Sep 02

Webb: Come try City for Non-League Day

Gloucester City captain Tom Webb is urging local football fans to support Non-League Day. With no Premiership or Championship games on Saturday Non-League teams are looking to attract new support and Webb believes anyone who likes football can enjoy a good day out watch City at Whaddon Road. He said: “If you want a good …

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Sep 01

Non-League Day: Your Gloucestershire Guide

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Non-League Day takes place on Saturday and clubs across Gloucestershire are doing their bit to attract new supporters. In case you don’t know what the day is all about take a minute to read this. Locally football fans are spoilt for choice, here is the round up of who is doing what: Forest Green Rovers …

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Sep 01

Countdown to Non League Day: what does non league mean to local footballers?

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In anticipation of Non League Day this Saturday, Sportglos is asking local footballers what non league means to them. First up are Cirencester Town’s Jamie Reid and Gloucester’s Mike Tambling: Name: Jamie Reid Age: 22 Club: Cirencester Town Position: Midfield Best non league moment? Winning promotion to the Southern Prem with Ciren Why is Non …

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Aug 05

Online Petition takes off for Webb and Myers

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An online petition has been started to see that Gloucester City Captain Tom Webb, and current record-appearance holder Stan Myers, are made Freemen of the City of Gloucester when Webb makes his 414th appearance and breaks the record. Webb, 26, is currently on 402 appearances and made his debut in 2001 as a 16 year …

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Jul 30

Who is your Gloucestershire non-league hero?

With Non-League Day fast approaching we at SportGlos want to celebrate the county’s footballing heroes. In the week leading up to September 4 we will run a daily feature on a Gloucestershire non-league footballer – but with so many to chose from we need your help. Who do you think we should feature and why?