Category: FAW Division 1

Ferry halt Lido’s great run and continue upsetting title contenders.

Ferry halt Lido’s great run and continue upsetting title contenders.

Afan Lido 0 – 1 Briton Ferry Llansawell Lido, who came into this game on the back of a run of 6 straight wins including a 2-1 away win at Llanelli Town on 26th January, were looking to top the division with another win this evening against Briton Ferry Llansawel. Ferry however, have been on […]

9 men Penybont comeback twice against Goytre

9 men Penybont comeback twice against Goytre

Penybont came back twice to capture a much needed point against Goytre. However they did so at the cost of two players being sent off. One of the players red carded was player manager Rhys Griffiths.  The pitch of the KYMCO was as beautiful as usual and its surface was one that enabled the best […]

Penybont vs Goytre – Revenge or Repeat?

Penybont vs Goytre – Revenge or Repeat?

At the Kymco stadium in Bridgend, 3rd place Penybont play host to 6th place Goytre. Separated by just 1 point, the two sides will certainly not be playing for a draw. Both are fairly formidable teams and are good enough to be in contention for the title, but will they be able to keep up […]

Afan Lido fight back from 3 down to get a point against rivals

Afan Lido fight back from 3 down to get a point against rivals

Match Preview The Steeltown Showdown Report – Afan Lido 3 – 3 Port Talbot Town The home side came into the match just 1 point below their opponents and were in exceptional home form. On the other hand their opponents, Port Talbot,  were in brilliant away form. There was no favorite. This was a derby […]

Derby day rivals to unite off the pitch for local cause

Derby day rivals to unite off the pitch for local cause

Afan Lido and Port Talbot Town foodbank When local football clubs Afan Lido FC and Port Talbot Town FC meet next week for their hotly anticipated festive fixture, rivalries will be set aside off the pitch in aid of a charitable cause. This year’s steel town derby will see senior and youth team members from […]

Match report Port Talbot Town v Penybont

Match report Port Talbot Town v Penybont Port Talbot Town

Match report Port Talbot Town played hosts to Penybont today and needed a win to keep hopes of winning the League alive. It may be early on in the season but since leaders Haverfordwest picked up 3 points away to Goytre United with an emphatic 7 – 1 victory, a loss for the home side […]