Devon FA St Lukes Bowl

https://www.flickr.com/photos/134332763@N08/shares/BWV0pw In the Devon St Lukes Bowl, played at silver Street on Wednesday 28th October Rovers beat Torquay United 2 – 1  (Luke Alden & Tom Bath with the goals) to progress to the Quarter Finals where we play Witheridge away on Wednesday 9th December with a 7:30pm Kick Off The other games are   BUCKLAND […]

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Rovers Under-18s snatch derby victory from the jaws of defeat

An extraordinary finish to the Somerset Youth Floodlit League Under-18 Mid Devon derby with a useful Elmore outfit saw Rovers snatch victory from the jaws of defeat. Trailing to an early Alex Laskey goal Rovers looked void of ideas an ambling towards their first home defeat in 30 months when fate swung their way! The […]

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Ayres nets five as Rovers Under-15s march on in Cup

Against a Bridgwater team who they had beaten 19-0 two weeks previously this cup tie proved rather more problematic for the unbeaten Rovers U15’s. Bridgwater took the lead within two minutes before the clinical Sam Ayres equalized twice, all within the first 10 minutes! The remainder of the first half belonged to winger Christian Whales […]

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Rovers have big representation in Devon County U16 squad

Rovers have no fewer than six of their Under-16s in the first Devon County Under-16 squad this season. Speaking after the news broke Rovers Under-16 boss Simon Fry said: “It’s testament to the quality we have in the team that we have so many lads called up for county duty.” Despite being currently injured Kieran […]

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Under-18s forced to cry off from Wincanton cup tie

An unprecedented list of unavailability has forced the club to cancel tonights Somerset Floodlit League KO Cup rearranged match at Wincanton. Under-18s manager Clive Jones is understandably very (make that VERY) disappointed with this. He says: “It’s a problem, a big problem, and also a worry. Anybody who is a football person will know where […]

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Rovers Under-15s net 19 against Bridgwater VPR

On a barmy October afternoon Willand Under-15s hosted visitors Bridgwater VPR to Silver Street. The Bridgwater team perhaps wary of the free scoring Willand team executed a well drilled offside line which time and again held the home team at bay. However, after an own goal started the scoring the second goal came soon after […]

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