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Match of the month: The Dockyard Derby

A derby in name only, fans of both teams would argue that there is only one derby for them. Portsmouth’s is their M27 rivals Southampton, whereas Plymouth’s is their divisional rivals (and our writers Ollie’s team) Exeter. Portsmouth fan and our writer Daniel Statham was at Fratton Park on Good Friday to give you an […]

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Six of the best: Premier League signings 2016-17

Another season in the Premier League is drawing to a close, and with that we can start to rack our brains and take a look at who’ve been the best additions made by clubs over the season. So we will… Idrissa Gana Gueye – (Everton, £7.1m) After being a regular during Aston Villa’s dreadful and at […]

Action shot of Poole Town vs Weymouth

Match of the month: Poole Town vs Weymouth

The Dorset rivals, now playing in different divisions, are reunited for an FA Trophy 3rd qualifying round clash. Ollie Heptinstall was at Tatnam on Saturday for ‘El Jurassico’   Such has been AFC Bournemouth’s meteoric rise to the Premier League, neighbouring Poole Town’s success has somewhat slipped under the radar. The Dolphins, under the shrewd […]

Dagenham and Redbridge vs Wrexham

Match of the month: Dagenham & Redbridge vs Wrexham

The cameras are rolling, BT Sport are in town and Dagenham & Redbridge know that three points would give them a great chance of going top of the league, even just for a few hours. Nathaniel Holland ventured into the capital for this highly anticipated National League encounter against Wrexham. Relegation in April with four […]

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Friday Flutter: Friday night fever to strike for United

In the first of a new weekly column, the Friday Flutter, Daniel Statham hunts for value amongst the weekend’s fixtures. He’s tipping the big boys to do well again in the second round of Premier League matches Embed from Getty Images   Manchester United v Southampton No new manager has ever won their first game […]

Bristol Rovers v Exeter City

Match of the month: Bristol Rovers vs Exeter City

The Gasheads are seeking out the final automatic promotion place, whilst Exeter need a faultless run-in to have any chance of making the play-offs. Ollie Heptinstall was at the Memorial Stadium on Saturday for this Westcountry clash. The good times are well and truly back at Bristol Rovers. After defeat at home to Mansfield in 2013 sealed their relegation from the […]