PETERBOROUGH LEAGUE: Champions make it 10 goals in two games

Reigning champions Moulton Harrox have started the Peterborough Premier Division season in fine style.

Wednesday, 10th August 2016, 12:33 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:10 pm
Joe Townsend scored twice for Moulton Harrox against Thorney.

They bashed Thorney 5-0 last night (August 9) to make it two wins, 10 goals scored and none conceded in two matches this season.

Joe Townsend scored twice against Thorney with Martin Sandall, Louis Steadman and Ryan Wheeler also on target.

Ketton have also started with two wins. They saw off Uppingham 4-2 in a Rutland derby at Pit Lane with Lewis Morley (2), Josh Russell and Dom Jones scoring the goals.

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ICA Sports are off the mark thanks to a 4-0 win over Sawtry. Joshua Smith scored twice.

Title fancies Pinchbeck United added a 3-0 win at Holbeach Reserves to their creditable opening day draw at Netherton United.

Tony Edwards scored twice, one a penalty, and Tom Brooks claimed the other goal.

In Division One Warboys Town were big 6-1 winners at Whittlesey Athletic Reserves with Ramsey Town cricket club captain Michael Cafferley and Tom Skidmore both scoring twice.

Jamie Saddington was another two-goal star as Stamford Bels won 3-1 at Wittering, as was Anderson Uduovie whose brace arrived in a 4-0 win at Riverside.

Big game of four in the Premier Division tonight sees Netherton travel to Peterborough Sports Reserves (7.30pm).


Tuesday, August 9


Premier Division

Holbeach Res 0

Pinchbeck 3 (Edwards 2, Brooks)

Ketton 4 (Morley 2, Russell, Jones)

Uppingham Town 2

ICA Sports 4 (Smith 2, Kilby, Pridmore)

Sawtry 0

Thorney 0

Moulton Harrox 5 (Townsend 2, Steadman, Wheeler, Sandall).

Division One

Long Sutton Athletic 2

Sutton Bridge United 3 (Eaton, Partridge, Scott)

Whittlesey Athletic Res 1

Warboys Town 6 (Cafferkey 2, Skidmore 2, Moulds, Parker).

Wittering 1

Stamford Belvedere 3 (Saddington 2, Boon).

Riverside 0

Glinton & Northborough 4 (Uduovie 2, Ferrow, Simpson).


Wednesday, August 10


Premier Division: Deeping Rangers Res v Crowland Town, Peterborough Sports Res v Netherton United, Stamford Lions v Langtoft United, Wisbech Town Res v Leverington Sports.

Division One: Kings Cliffe v Oundle Town, Peterborough Polonia FC v Netherton United Reserves.