Chopbacks fail to take chances

Premier & Division 1 CupGroup Match 1 Battle Town 3South Coast Athletico 0 After four months without kicking a ball the Chopbacks were finally able to step foot onto a football pitch again, against a very good Battle Town from the Premier Division. The Chopbacks were missing some big players for the first match back and with the option of using five […]

Chopbacks bow out in fractious encounter

South Coast Athletico 1Wadhurst United 2 It was cup weekend and the Chopbacks were back at home for their first Premier Travel Cup match against ESFL Premier Division side Wadhurst United. Yet again Athletico was missing a couple of key players so squad rotation was again required for this tough test against higher opposition. After a Brad Owens goal just one minute in the Chopbacks managed to […]

Chopbacks win despite not playing at their best

Rye Town 1South Coast Athletico 3 In what was expected to be the toughest test of the season so far, the Chopbacks were on the road for their East Sussex Football League Division 1 clash with Rye Town. For the second weekend in a row the club were missing some key players which again gave others within the squad their chance […]

Three in a row – Chopbacks’ very own hat-trick

South Coast Athletico 5 Victoria Baptists 2 This weekend saw the Chopbacks back at home for their East Sussex Football League Division 1 clash with Victoria Baptists. The Chopbacks were missing some key players which gave others within the squad their chance to make their mark. Two quickfire goals from Nick Gamble and Brad Owens ensured the Chopbacks went in at half time 2-0 up. The side went out […]

Chopbacks make it two wins from two

South Coast Athletico 2 Sedlescombe Rangers II 0 Next up in the league saw the Chopbacks back at home for their East Sussex Football League Division 1 clash with Sedlescombe Rangers II. The Chopbacks were missing front man Connor Easton which gave a debut start for new signing Nick Gamble. Despite having the majority of possession with some attractive passing play the Chopbacks failed to get on the score sheet […]

Chopbacks seal first three points of the season

Sidley United II 1 South Coast Athletico 5 After the disappointing defeat last weekend South Coast Athletico had the chance to make up for it when they played away from home with an East Sussex Football League Division 1 clash with newcomers Sidley United. The Chopbacks started terribly and as a result of a defensive mix up they conceded a sloppy goal within […]

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. […]