Chester and Wirral Football League round up, 25 March 2023

In the Northern Cup Quarter Final, Connor Hardy and Martin Graves gave Hoole Rangers a 2-0 half time lead against Duckinfield Town Reserves, but Duckinfield struck back to take the tie to extra time and went on to win 4-2 despite a valiant effort from Hoole.

Second round CWFL Life Members Cup action dominated the Fixture list on Saturday with some interesting results.

Hooton Vets, despite being 3-1 down, fought back to progress winning 4-3 against Lache Vets. Kieran Fleetwood and Chay Dysart both bagged doubles for Hooton Vets.

Black Horse were too much for Higher Bebington Kelma Vets as they ran out 5-1 winners. Ian Colligen hit a brace, whilst Adam Walker and Will O’Leary both hit singles, with the other coming via an own goal. Ben McWha hit Kelma’s consolation.

Neston Nomads Reserves put league form aside as they beat Queens Vets 5-0, with Aiden Middleton bagging a double and singles for Jordan Crowder, Rob Marsy, and Oscar Ratnaike.

Shaftesbury Vets had David Byrne on target against Upton Reserves, but 90 minutes finished at 1-1 and it was penalty kings Shaftes who went through, winning the shootout 2-0.

Newly Crowned Champions FC Farndon had the Parry brothers to thank as Lee Parry hit a double and Ben Parry hit a single as Farndon beat Christleton 3-2.

Neston Nomads Vets had Sam Bunbury on target, but Danny Edwards netted for Mersey Royal to take the tie to penalties, and it was Mersey Royal who went through, winning 5-4.

A double from Josh Camy and singles from Ben Hardman and Arnie Djedje saw Cestrian Alex beat Hartford Vets 4-0.

Ellesmere Port Red Lions also won by the same scoreline against Orange Athletic as Mark Roberts hit two, Dave Fenwick netted a single, and Stu Bailey scoring the goal of the game as he flicked the ball up and smashed a 30-yard volley home. Ricky Huddart rolled back the years to win MOM.

Joe Crane and Todd Reid were the goal scorers as Ellesmere Port Town Vets beat Hoole Rovers 2-1, whilst Great Sutton Vets and Parkfield Vets ended 2-2. Parkfield went through winning 5-4 on penalties.

Newton Athletic Reserves showed no mercy against Frodsham Vets as they smashed 11 without reply with Dan Christian netting five times. Both Josh Scully and Viktor Bogoslovov bagged doubles whilst Luke Dunseath and Mike McIntrye got singles.

Images: Northern Cup quarter-final – Hoole Rangers (Purple) v Duckinfield Town Reserves (Green). Credit: Bryn Jackson

CWFL Queensferry Sports Premier Division

1Blacon Youth Club FC Reserves149231529
2Shaftesbury Youth FC118211926
3Hoole Rangers FC13733824
4Lockdown FC16808-1124
5Black Horse FC14626520
6Waggon & Horses FC14626220
7Christleton FC14437-915
8Helsby FC III13238-139
9Neston Nomads FC Reserves132110-167

CWFL Olympic Trophies Championship

1FC Farndon1413106840
2Newton Athletic FC II1611234435
3Chester Nomads FC IV1510233832
4Cestrian Alex FC169071127
5Upton JFC Reserves147161022
6Port Sunlight Nomads FC14509-2315
7Sutton Rangers FC153210-2711
8Orange Athletic Chester FC142210-848
9Hoole Rovers FC161213-375

CWFL Tarvin Precision Vets Division 1

1Higher Bebington Kelma FC Vets106131319
2Hooton FC Vets105321418
3Mersey Royal FC Vets65101216
4Capenhurst Villa FC Vets7412713
5Shaftesbury Youth Club FC Vets9414-413
6Great Float FC Vets9324-511
7Ashton Veterans7205-66
8West Kirby United FC Vets10019-311

CWFL Tarvin Precision Vets Division 2

1Queens Park FC Vets87101722
2Lache FC Vets107121222
3Ellesmere Port Town FC Vets9414513
4Upton Youth Club Vets Football8332212
5Ellesmere Port Red Lions FC Vets7313610
6Birkenhead FC Vets6303-19
7Farndon FC Vets9117-154
8Tarvin Athletic FC Vets7007-260

CWFL Tarvin Precision Vets Division 3

1Neston Nomads FC Vets88002824
2Winsford Town FC Vets97021321
3Eastham FC Vets8404112
4Hartford FC Vets8323711
5Chester Nomads FC V Vets8305-29
6Nags Head Bunbury FC Vets8224-68
7Frodsham Park JFC Vets9216-227
8Great Sutton FC Vets6015-191

CWFL Tarvin Precision Vets Division 4

1Upton JFC Vets95221217
2Parkfield Rangers FC Vets7430815
3Hoole Rangers FC Vets8503315
4Dee Rangers FC Vets8404212
5MSB Woolton FC Vets8404012
6FC Vaults Vets9324-711
7Rake and Pikel FC Vets8215-77
8Crossway FC Vets9126-115

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