Sidbury United bid for top thre eFresha berth at Newtown

Sidbury played host to local rivals Seaton. Ref shsp 8774-48-14TI Picture: Terry Ife

Sidbury played host to local rivals Seaton. Ref shsp 8774-48-14TI Picture: Terry Ife - Credit: Archant

Sidbury head for a meeting with Newtown on Saturday (December 13) looking for a win that could push them into a top three berth in the Fresha League top flight table.

Last Saturday United were involved in a tremendous tussle with Elmore.

A Ben Farrington penalty put them ahead, but the Eagles leveled things up with 15 minutes to go.

In a high-tempo ending to the encounter both sides might have won it!

The home side blazed over from just five yards whilst twice, in the final minute, Adam Connett, had shots cleared off the Elmore line.


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After the trip to Newtown United host Chard Town Reserves the Saturday after (December 20) and then close their 2014 year with a December 27 trip to Beer Albion.

The top half of the Fresha table read:

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P W D L GD Pts

Heavitree United 13 10 1 2 21 31

Tiverton Town 11 10 0 1 40 30

Feniton 8 6 1 1 21 19

SIDBURY UNITED 10 5 4 1 15 19

Hatherleigh Town 9 5 4 0 12 19

Topsham Town 10 6 0 4 24 18

Elmore 10 5 2 3 3 17

Newtown 14 4 4 6 -9 16

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