Football In Focus

Sedlescombe Rangers Football Club announced over the weekend they will begin pre-season training from Thursday June 24th for a sharp start from 7pm, with weekly Tuesday and Thursday sessions thereafter. These are open training sessions with new players welcome to attend. The club is looking to add talented players to their first team (Mid Sussex […]

Securing the silverware! Triumphant weekend for the Lions!

It was a nail biting season finale for Hollington United FC’s first team on Saturday as the Lions went in to their final match needing a win to secure the top spot in the league. What a season it had been and a remarkable achievement against the odds. It’s the players who deserve the credit, […]

A game to forget! Was this the first team’s worst performance of the season?

Hollington United 1st – 1 Rye Town – 2 With the sun shining and a lunch time kick-off, designed to help the league with the fixture congestion, Scott and Andy’s first team arguably produced their worst performance of the season against a team who would take full advantage. After a good start with Sam White, […]

Penalty shoot-out decides quarter final clash

Hollington United FC 2nds – 4 Mayfield – 2 As the matches start to come thick and fast the seconds entertained Mayfield on Wednesday night in the Robertsbridge Junior Cup quarter final. Looking to continue their recent good form, the Lions started a little slow against a big Mayfield side who played some decent football. […]

The Lions roared in their matches this weekend

Hollington United’s first team game was called off as Hawkhurst couldn’t raise a side. Bexhill Rovers – 0 Hollington United 2nds – 3 Hollington United 2nd team travelled to Bexhill Rovers in their Div 2 clash fielding seven players from the youth teams in their side. After early pressure and some missed chances from Bexhill, the […]

Lion’s frustrating weekend ends on a high-note

After a frustrating weekend the Lions traveled to Rye Town knowing a win would see them go four points clear at the top of the table. Rye started stronger for the third time this season and could have been 2-0 up in the first five mins. It was Rye who did take the lead after […]

Hollington Lions back in action at the weekend

Hollington 1st – 5 Crowhurst – 0 So the international break saw the Three Lions beat the Dutch but they couldn’t match the mighty Lions as both the first and seconds returned to action. With the firsts having only their third game this calendar year and their first home league game since the December 2, […]

Hollington’s games fall victim to the weather – but the U18s battle on

Hollington U18s 5 Steyning 0 Both the first and second team games fell victim to the weather on Saturday along with the U16’s on Sunday. With the U21s not having a fixture that left just the U18ss with a game against Steyning. From the off the young Lions were all over the opposition who didn’t […]

Weekend of mixed results for Hollington’s Lions

Crowhurst 0  Hollington United 1st 7 Scott and Andy took the 1st team on a short trip to play bottom of the league Crowhurst in their Premier league encounter and as expected, things went true to form………eventually. With conditions not exactly ideal, and once again missing key players, the Lions were down to a bare […]