Football

The fixtures are out for the next South West Peninsula League season and Sidmouth will play their first two matches of the league campaign at home.

Sidmouth Town have been drawn at home in the opening round of the South West Peninsula League Cup, the Walter C Parsons Cup.

Ottery St Mary AFC are set to return for pre-season training on Tuesday week (June 13).

There was a terrific turnout for the Ottery St Mary Football Club awards evening.

At the end of each season there’s a special annual match played at the Manstone Lane home of Sidmouth Town AFC.

It’s the big weekend of rugby and football in London for Exeter Chiefs on Saturday and Exeter City on Sunday.

Sidmouth Town suffered cup final heartbreak as they went down in a penalty shoot-out in the Morrison Bell Cup final at Ottery St Mary on Wednesday night.

West Hill Wasps Under-8s have just completed their first season of football with a campaign in the Exeter and District Youth League.

More than 15,000 Exeter City fans have purchased tickets for the Sky Bet League Two play-off final as of 9.30pm on Tuesday, writes Simon Larkins.

Sidmouth Warriors Under-13s ended their Exeter and District Youth League campaign in the most dramatic fashion possible, scoring twice in the last few minutes – the second with what was the last kick of the contest – to defeat hosts West Exe 5-4 and seal a third place finish in Division Tow which means they will, play in Division One as an Under-14 team next season.

Have you got your ticket yet for the Exeter City play-off final at Wembley next Sunday (May 28)?

Sidmouth Town Reserves put up a terrific effort before going down 2-0 to Devon Senior Cup winners and Macron League Division One champions Cronies in the final of the Grandisson Cup, played at Ottery St Mary on Thursday night.

Sidmouth Town will be bidding to become the fifth team to successfully defend the Morrison Bell Cup since the 2000 season when they meet Cronies at Ottery St Mary next Wednesday.

Sidmouth Town booked a place in the Morrison Bell Cup final for the second successive season thanks to a 2-1 success over Macron League Premier Division Upottery.

Sidmouth Town’s third team completed their 2016/17 season with a stunning cup success against a Kentisbeare team who had completed their season without defeat in a league that was three divisions better than Sidmouth’s.

Ottery Football Club is holding a charity fun day on Saturday (May 20) to raise money for a trio of causes.

The South West Peninsula League has released a full set of statistics for the season and they make interesting reading for East Devon clubs.

Sidmouth Town Reserves lifted the Golesworthy Cup on a glorious night for Town followers at Ottery St Mary when they defeated Kentisbeare Reserves 4-1.

Exeter City Football Club has today confirmed that work will start on its stadium improvement project this summer - after more than two years of complex negotiations, writes Simon Larkins.

Sidmouth Warriors lifted the Exeter and District Youth League Plate trophy after a thrilling 3-2 success over Heavitree.

Sidmouth Town boss Josh Stunell has got some considerations to make before he settles on his starting eleven for his team’s Morrison Bell Cup semi-final with Upottery.

Sidmouth Warriors Under-14s were 3-0 winners when they took on Cullompton in an Exeter and District Youth League match.

Sidmouth Town thirds were involved in a thrilling Golesworthy Cup semi-final with Offwell Rangers.

Sidmouth Town’s South West Peninsula League Eastern Division season came to a disappointing end as they went down 5-1 at Torridgeside on the last day of the league campaign.

Exeter City and its Supporters Trust will be remembering two members of the Football Club who were killed on active service during the Exeter Blitz 75 years ago.

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