Results ‘Round-up’ – Sunday 5th November 2017
Bocking United 10th hosted Western Arms 5th with the home side winning 3-2 to move into 8th place. Bocking Socials goal scorers were Dan Vile 2 & Matt Compstiv 1. Western Arms goal scorers were Mike Reeve 1 & Adam Hewitt 1.
CFC Shalford 3 Braintree Iron 4
Shalford entertained Braintree Iron and following an even first period it was the hosts who broke the deadlock after 16 minutes when Darren Stone delivered a free-kick from the left which Tyrone White headed home over the keepers head.
The visitors equalised 2 minutes later when a poor defensive header fell to Mike Frearson who finished acrobatically in to the net.
The game continued end to end and it was Shalford who went back in front 3 minutes before half time good build up ended with the ball being played to Owen Rogers who struck the ball home nicely from 25 yards out.
5 minutes in to the second half Iron equalised when good play down the left saw Tayla Hughes finish nicely past Colville.
Shalford then went back in front again after 63 minutes, a long goal kick from Colville fell to Dean Chalk who ran on and guided the ball past Philipou.
The home side failed to hold the lead again as Iron made it 3-3 two minutes later, good play again saw Kieran Dodge strike the ball in to the roof of the net.
Iron then completed the win by taking the lead for the first time with 15 minutes to go, they forced there way in to the penalty area the ball was pulled across the box, keeper Colville could only palm the ball out to Mitchell Simmons who fired the ball in to the net to give the visitors the points.
Tiptree Elite 8th hosted Witham United FC 9th with the home side winning 4-3 to move into 7th. Tiptree Elite goal scorers were Matt Allum, Scott Simmons & Carl Driver 2. Witham United goal scorers were R. King, Scott Barrett and Jedd Merton 1.
Onley Arms 7th hosted top side Great Notley with the league leader moving 3 points clear with a 2-8 win. Onley Arms goal scorers were Sam Phillips & Nick Trigg. Great Notley goalscorers were Jimmy Hills 3, Dave Cohen 2, Ross Layton, Sam Edwards and James Bull.
Tiptree Jobserve 6th hosted Bocking Social Reserves 5th with the home side winning 3-1 to move up to 3rd place. Tiptree Jobserve goalscorers were Finlay Kirwan, Ryan Pearce and Tony Flynn. Bocking Social Reserves goal scorer was Nathan Clarke.
Dunmow Rhodes 3 Witham Nomads 1
Dunmow Rhodes who were in forth place in the league, and Witham Nomads who were in third spot, faced each other at High Easter on Sunday ,with Rhodes coming out 3-1 winners, in this very entertaining game, with the referee also having a good game. Rhodes keeper Luke Johnson had to be in top form in the opening minutes of the game, pulling off an excellent save, and Rhodes then took the lead, when ADAM GRIGGS sent in a shot from distance, and the ball flew past the keeper like a rocket into the net. The rest of the first half was a good even contest, chances coming at both ends, with Rhodes keeper Johnson keeping his team in the game, with more good saves, and it was Rhodes who went in at Half Time leading 1-0.Witham Nomads came out in the second half much stronger, and drew level through a CALLAN RUSHEN strike, play then continued with good end to end football. Rhodes hit there second goal midway through the second half, when a neat pass from Charlie Gooch found JAKE SUTTON in space, and with a sparkling finish, saw his shot whizz by the keeper, Rhodes made sure of taking all 3pts when CHARLIE GOOCH made an excellent run at the Witham Nomads defence, and with some neat footwork, hit the ball well, and fired past the keeper to make it 3-1 to Dunmow Rhodes. This win for Dunmow Rhodes moves them up to second place in the league. M.O.M for Dunmow Rhodes was Luke Johnson.
Gordon Snell Trophy 2nd Round
Flitch United hosted Nags Head Celtic with the hosts winning 4-3. Flitch United goal scorers were Billy Skinner 1, Nigel Ololade 2 & Kieran Heap 1.
Manor Works from Division Two hosted Great Bradford from the 1st Division with Great Bradford’s winning 1-3. Manor Works goal scorer was Tom Garnham. Great Bradford’s goal scorers were Andy Turner 2 & Tom Doughty.
Malcolm Foy Trophy 2nd Round
In a all Second Division clash Witham Swan hosted Braintree Legends with Braintree Legends going through 3-0. Braintree Legends goalscorers were Mark Reilly, Arron Chinnery & Wesley Swann.
Premier Division Cup 2nd Round
Broomfield hosted Black Notley with the away side going through 1-4. Brookfield’s goal scorer was Dan Dacosta 1. Black Notley’s goal scorers were Ed Foy, Cameron Kift, Harry Seal & Callum Ferrell.
Division One Cup 1st Round Group Stage – Group B
Sporting 77 hosted Notley FC with Sporting 77 going through the 6-1 winner. Sporting 77’s goal scorers were Thom Scotting 3, Michael Pitts, Luke Anderson & Josh Jenkins. Notley FC’s goal scorer was Tristan Woolfenden.
Essex Sunday Junior Trophy 3rd Round
Witham Phoenix 0-6 Dagenham United Reserves