Football

Weston's defence of the Somerset Cup started with a comfortable come from behind 4-1 win over Paulton Rovers on Tuesday.

Weston fell to a narrow 3-2 defeat in today's arranged friendly with Cirencester Town at the Corinium Stadium.

Weston AFC Women faced Oldland Abbotonians for the second time in three weeks at the weekend and, after a 10-1 loss previously, were in for a tough game on the 3G pitch behind the The Optima Stadium.

England Over-70s walking football manager Danny Ward called winning the Yorkshire Rose Cup at the weekend the 'best achievement' of his life, writes Josh Thomas.

Five players from Weston over-50s helped South West England to victory in the Walking Football National Championships at the end of October, writes Josh Thomas.

Allan Macleod's goal just before half time saw England Over-70s beat Wales in a tight, hard fought game in their very first international at Merthyr's Met Coaches Stadium, writes Josh Thomas.

Weston boss Scott Bartlett says he 'can't wait' for Saturday's home match with Southern League rivals Hartley Wintney.

Joel Randall says grabbing a goal on his birthday for Weston made the day 'even sweeter' after opening the scoring during their home draw with Harrow Borough.

Two referees from Weston Walking Football Club were recently invited to Salisbury to show their support for the Darby/Rimmer charity.

Weston conceded another late goal as George Moore's free kick earned struggling Harrow Borough a draw at The Optima Stadium on Tuesday.

An under-12s football club based in Weston is celebrating after scoring a financial boost from one of the country's leading housebuilders.

Despite going out at the first hurdle of the FA Trophy to AFC Totton, Weston are moving in the 'right direction' says Scott Laird.

The Mercury's Sporting Memories feature this month rolls back the years to 2001. Chief reporter Sam Frost and photographer Mark Atherton have sifted through the archives to give readers a dose of nostalgia from Weston-super-Mare's pitches, pools and courts, with Wildcats netball, Belvedere Cricket Club and Winscombe Hockey Club all featuring.

Scott Bartlett's Weston were on the wrong end of an FA Trophy upset on Saturday.

Captain Greg Tindle has called on Weston to 'stick together' ahead of Saturday's game with AFC Totton in the FA Trophy.

Worle fell to a heavy 3-0 home defeat against Shirehampton in front of their past players at the Recreation Ground.

Weston manager Scott Bartlett rated Tuesday's second-half performance the 'best we've played' this season after coming from behind to defeat Tiverton Town 3-2.

Nick McCootie's late header helped Weston return to winning ways and preserve their unbeaten record at The Optima Stadium after defeating leaders Tiverton Town 3-2 on President Dennis Usher's 90th birthday.

Weston conceded in stoppage time for the second consecutive game as Metropolitan Police claimed all three points in an action packed game at Imber Court.

Weston travel to Metropolitan Police this Saturday with their 'heads held high' says Scott Laird, despite Lerone Plummer's late winner for Blackfield & Langley on Tuesday.

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