Wildcats continues to be huge success for Sedlescombe Rangers

For a village football club Sedlescombe Rangers has big ambitions and even in lockdown it has something to celebrate. The club announced this week that it has had its ‘Wildcats Centre’ status extended for a further 12 months by Sussex County Football Association.  The club had huge success in its maiden year as a Wildcats […]

Chopbacks held to a draw in tight contest

Bexhill Rovers – 1 South Coast Athletico – 1 This weekend saw the Chopbacks travel to Bexhill Rovers in the league. The game started with high intensity with both teams looking to attack the other early on. Rovers came close on a couple of occasions with ‘keeper Ben Tate being called on to do the necessary, including a double save near the end […]

Chopbacks bow out of first cup competition

Robertsbridge Junior CupQuarter Final South Coast Athletico – 0 Mountfield United – 1 Despite the majority of matches being postponed this weekend due to high winds and wet weather South Coast Athletico was able to play their game this weekend at home to Mountfield United due to having a 3G surface to play on. Conditions were not great […]

Chopbacks victory puts them back on top

South Coast Athletico – 3 SC Pass & Move – 1 Next up in the league for the Chopbacks was to play host to SC Pass & Move with the home side looking to go back to the top of the table with a victory. The game started explosively with Dan Aldous heading home a Brad Owens corner after just two minutes of play. […]

Chopbacks fire home seven to secure their place in semi final

South Coast Athletico – 7 Sovereign Saints – II After the disappointment of dropping points in last weekend’s league game the Chopbacks were back in cup action looking to secure a first semi final of the season against Sovereign Saints II in the Eastbourne Junior Cup. The game couldn’t have started any better when Tyler Smith put through for Connor Easton to score after just 19 seconds, […]

Rangers in high spirits as three teams reach cup finals!

It was a weekend with lots to celebrate for Sedlescombe Rangers as three of its youth teams reached cup finals.  The first to celebrate where the U13s who for the second year on the bounce have secured their place in the final of the Rother League U13 Knockout Cup with a 6-1 win against Robertsbridge […]

Chopbacks stumble but still go top by a point

Sedlescombe Rangers II – 1 South Coast Athletico – 1 On Saturday it was Sedlescombe Rangers II who were the Chopbacks next league opponents. Connor Easton came close to scoring early in the game by hitting the cross bar in what was a high tempo start to the game. The deadlock was broken however on the 19 minute mark […]

Extra time winner fires Rangers into semi final!

Sedlescombe – 4 Robertsbridge – 3 Sedlescombe Rangers first team has this weekend placed themselves into the semi-finals of the East Sussex Challenge Cup (Premier and Div 1). It took 120 minutes of hard graft to get there, but the team pulled through after a resilient Robertsbridge United tested a very young Sedlescombe XI.  The game […]

Chopbacks grind out another three points

South Coast Athletico – 3 Bexhill Rovers – 2 This weekend saw the Chopbacks host Bexhill Rovers in what is fast becoming a bit of Derby match given the previous encounters between the two teams. Both teams started with high intensity but it was the Chopbacks who made the early breakthrough in the 16th minute when Connor Easton flicked on for Tyler Smith to round the goalkeeper […]