Football

It's a big weekend for Ottery St Mary Football Club with both the two men's teams in action tomorrow (Saturday) and then, 24 hours later, the Ottery ladies entertain Buckland in a Devon Cup semi-final meeting.

Sidmouth Town Seconds face a tough home game this Saturday when they welcome fifth-placed Cronies to Manstone Lane.

Axminster Town and Sidmouth Town will lock horns this Saturday in an East Devon derby that could have a significant say on the South West Peninsula League Premier East relegation race.

The Vikings are one of two teams yet to be shown a red card this campaign alongside Holsworthy and only Millbrook can boast a better record.

Sidmouth Town will be looking to bounce back from a 7-1 away defeat at Ilfracombe Town when they travel to East Devon rivals Axminster Town.

Feniton and Beer Albion shared the spoils in a fractious Macron Premier contest at Acland Park, writes Richard Honnor.

Sidmouth Warriors Under-14s were excellent value for a 5-1 success when they hosted Exeter-based Central Giants in an Exeter & District Youth League meeting.

There were mxed fortunes for Sidmouth Town and Sidmouth Chiefs with a heavy defeat for the footballers and a return to winning ways for Sidmouth Chiefs.

Sidmouth Town manager Danny Burwood says he is on the hunt for a new striker as the Vikings look to escape the foot of the South West Peninsula League Premier East, writes Sam Cooper

Tipton St John were comfortably beaten 5-0 by Bow Amateur Atheltic Club in the Devon and Exeter Football League Division One.

Ottery U14s climbed to the top of Division One of the Exeter & District Youth League for the first time in the team's history following an 8-1 win against Crediton Youth, writes Stephen Upsher.

Sidmouth Town Reserves are looking ahead to their weekend fixture against Kentisbeare after their Lapford game was postponed.

Ottery St Mary have parted company with manager Dave Fairweather.

Beer Albion's seven-match unbeaten run came to an end on Saturday when they were surprisingly beaten 2-1 at Upottery in a Macron Devon and Exeter Premier Division game, writes Richard Honnor.

Sidmouth Raiders Under-16s were good value for a 1-1 draw they bagged from their long journey to West Devon to face North Tawton in an Exeter & District Youth League meeting.

Ottery St Mary Under-9s have received a generous sponsorship from a local business that has seen the team presented with a smart new kit.

Sidmouth Town secured their first clean sheet of the South West Peninsula League Premier East campaign as they drew 0-0 at Manstone Lane with Dartmouth United.

Sidmouth Town thirds were defeated at Bampton 2nds in a high-scoring Devon and Exeter Football League Division Four affair.

Ottery St Mary made it two wins in their last three games as they beat Waldon Athletic 5-2 in the Devon Football League South and West Division.

Tipton St John began the new decade in a losing manner as they were defeated 4-1 away at Exwick Villa 2nd in the Devon and Exeter Football League Division One.

Ottery St Mary manager Dave Fairweather said his side's second half performance was the key to their 5-2 victory over Waldon Athletic 5-2 in the Devon Football League South and West Division.

Beer Albion first team started 2020 with an impressive 7-0 win at home to basement side Sidmouth Town 2nd's, writes Alan Potter.

Ottery St Mary Under-14s made a winning start to 2020 as they defeated Okehampton 12-0 in an Exeter & District Youth League game.

The record appearance holder for Tottenham Hotspur told Exeter Life that he has his doubts over whether the Portuguese is the right man for the job.

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