Festive fixtures continue for local football sides

Festive fixtures continue for local football sides

Published by Faye Tryhorn at 9:12am 30th December 2018.

It's been a busy one for our teams, as they play their last games of 2018.

For Salisbury FC, there was a visit to Poole Town in the Southern Premier League yesterday (Saturday December 29th), as the Whites hoped to keep up their push towards the top of the table.

After a quiet first half, Poole took the lead in stoppage time.

But after the break, Salisbury fought with two goals in six minutes - Lewis Benson and Matt Partridge got onto the scoresheet.

The Whites held on for most of the game, but ended up only bringing home a point.

Poole scored an equaliser in the 4th minute of additional time.

That result keeps Salisbury is 3rd place in the table.

Their next match is on New Year's Day against Frome Town.


Bemerton Heath Harlequins got a decent result in their Sydenhams Wessex Premier League match this weekend.

They won 4-0 over Andover New Street at Moon Park:

In Division One, Amesbury Town had the weekend off and Downton played on Friday night (December 28th).

The Robins went down 1-0 to Folland Sports:

Laverstock and Ford took on New Milton Town in their last game of the calendar year - that finished in a draw:

But the club poked a bit of fun at their keeper, Graham Mankin, for some heroics to keep his side in it:

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