Results Round Up – Sunday 18th October 2020
Only one game in our Premier Division this weekend as Western Arms finally got to host Nags Head Celtic after an opening day delay, Nags looking to get back to winning ways after last week and did it emphatically with a 0-6 victory, Nags stay in touching distance 2 points behind Iron.
Division One goal fest this weekend with plenty of them going in! Finchingfield hit seven past a Flitch United side that could only return with 2 to keep Finchingfield just in reach of the top three sides. Barnston AFC saw their tally of 6 get no response as Sporting 77 failed to lift themselves of bottom spot, Barnston sit top on goal difference but it is tight with points level as the other two sides below them Panfield Bell and Halstead Town saw honours split in a 2-2 draw. The final mid table clash saw Braintree Legends win away from home at Notley FC as the final whistle went at 3-6.
Division Two continues to be the tightest that we have seen in a long time, six of our eight teams sit on 9 points whilst the top side only edge them with 12, this one will go to the wire later in the year! Bradwell Rovers welcomed Tiptree Jobserve and saw a tight fought match as the away side just edged it 4-5. Coggeshall Town continued their excellent run of form as they put 3 past Stisted First Team who could only respond once, 3-1 final score. The last fixture of the division this weekend saw Witham White Horse unable to gain their first points of the season as they fell 1-7 at home to a resurgent Great Bardfield side.
The top three sides of the division all stay on 15 points with 5 wins out of the first 6 for each! Notley Reserves returned to winning ways with a narrow 0-1 victory as they visited Dunmow United. Stisted Reserves continued pace with Notley and Tiptree as they saw off TK Eagles 3-2, TK Eagles remain in the bottom three. Witham Phoenix form improved again but not quite enough as they could only put one past Broomfield who returned with four of their own.