Football

Weston endured a difficult evening as a strong Newport County team scored eight goals in a comfortable display at The Optima Stadium tonight (Monday).

Weston head coach Scott Bartlett says he is "happy where we are" ahead of tonight's friendly with Newport County at the Optima Stadium (7pm).

The Mercury's Sporting Memories feature this month takes readers back in time to 2001.

Will Hawes's 16 minute hat trick saw Slimbridge AFC beat Weston FC 3-2 at Thornhill Park tonight (Thursday).

Banwell Football Club's players enjoyed a 'fantastic experience', taking on Weston at The Optima Stadium on Saturday.

Weston-super-Mare midfielder Jarrad Welch has penned a new long-term contract to stay at The Optima Stadium.

Weston lost their first game since Scott Bartlett was reappointed manager as Exeter City beat them 3-0 at The Optima Stadium this evening (Tuesday).

Weston boss Scott Bartlett was full of praise for the younger members of his squad after the Seagulls strolled to an 8-1 pre-season win over Banwell yesterday (Saturday).

New signings Greg Tindle and Nick McCootie were on the scoresheet as Weston-super-Mare's winning start to pre-season continued today (Saturday) with an 8-1 win over Banwell at The Optima Stadium.

Weston will begin their BetVictor Southern League Premier Division South campaign at home next month.

Weston boss Scott Bartlett says his side's win over Ashton & Backwell was a 'good test' in their first game of the season.

Nick McCootie says it was good to pick up their first win of the season after beating Ashton & Backwell at the Lancer Scott Stadium last Saturday.

Steve Crilley's hat-trick for Weston over-50s saw them beat local rivals Clevedon Town 4-0 in the second round of the all-England National Cup.

Weston FC picked up a 3-2 win over Ashton and Backwell at the Lancer Scott Stadium in Scott Bartlett's first game in charge of his second spell as manager.

A walking football team has raised £1,800 for a life saving cardiac defibrillator.

Weston-super-Mare manager Scott Bartlett has spoken to the Mercury for the first time since being renamed Seagulls boss.

Weston's hopes of bouncing back from relegation have been buoyed by the signing of experienced Football League defender Scott Laird.

The Mercury's monthly sporting nostalgia feature, Sporting Memories, returns for its second instalment - as chief reporter Sam Frost delves deep into the archives to share some of the best photos from 2000.

A football friendship between two teams from England and Germany has continued into it's 35th year, writes Joshua Thomas.

Weston have signed Greg Tindle from Chippenham Town on a two-year deal.

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