Local Football in Aylesbury & surrounding areas revelling in success at all levels. Sunday Football and Under 18s and now the ADL has joined the bandwagon with a side in a County Cup Final and one more in a semi-final after last weekends games
Great Missenden are celebrating once more as they are into the Berks & Bucks Junior Cup Final after a 1-0 away at North Bucks Side Handslope Reserves. Charlie Brooks scores early on, the entire second half Missenden were forced to defend in their own half throwing bodies everywhere to keep a clean sheet and joyous seems at the final whistle.
In the Herts Junior Cup, Long Marston are also hoping to follow suit as they are into the Last Four with a late 3-1 win at Croxley Green Community FC. Going 1-0 down to The home sides only shot on target an 80th Minute Dan Farmer penalty equalised, then 2 goals in two minutes from Dave Hedley & Taylor Brown sealed the victory.
In League Action things are starting to look as clear as mud in the 3 Divisions for some and as bright as day for others.
In the Premier Division; The title must be now going to APBS after another win and rivals dropping points. Paul Strong, Pat Callaghan and an OG sealing a 3-1 win over Haddenham Utd sees them 7 points clear and things in their own hands. Tetsworth will now need to probably win every game they have left as they were held 3-3 by Elmhurst. Akeel Khan, Toqeer Butt and Faisal Hussein scoring for Elmhurst. At the bottom Rivets Sports are all but relegated after Ayletico beat Bedgrove Utd 1-0, the winners now fourth from bottom, the losers just hanging in there.
In Division One we start at the bottom with Rivets Sports Reserves who beat another rival just above them with a 2-0 win over AWFC , Jamie Johns and Simon Webb making it two wins in a week and they are off the bottom, replaced by Ludgershall. At the top Bedgrove Utd Reserves won again racing into a 3-0 lead early on at home to Aylesbury Raiders; 4-1 the final result. Luke Rycraft with a treble. Wingrave won their 9th game in a row beating promotion rivals FC Titans 2-1, George Morris and Dan Coggins scoring. Quainton have ended any worries of relegation as they beat Oving 4-1.
In Division Two Quainton Reserves caused a major upset beating another title challenger in Long Marston Reserves 3-2, coming from 0-2 down with just 15 minutes to go. Matt Wincombe, Max Potton & Rich Cairnie netting. Jordan Davis better a hat-trick for Thame FC to take advantage despite being frustrated by bottom side Ludgershall Reserves with a 5-2 win, the losers seem doomed to bottom spot now. Prestwood Reserves scraped a 0-1 win at Stoke Mandeville Reserves to take advantage as well. Ryan Coker scoring the only goal. AVD Development racked up another big win 8-1 over Stone Utd; Stuart Proctors with 4 goals and even is mate Shane Lockley getting on the scoresheet winning and converting a penalty. AFC Berryfields could be a force next season as they kept their first clean sheet as they climb the table after a 2-0 win over St Johns. Ashley Michaels and goals from Barry Mitchell mean St Johns’ promotion chances now seem all but gone.