FOOTBALL: Robins can bounce back in tonight's cup test

Chard & Ilminster News:

4:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

CHARD will be looking to erase the memory of Saturday’s 4-0 league defeat when they entertain Wells City in the Somerset Premier Cup tonight (7.30pm).

FOOTBALL: Butcher strikes twice on return for reserves

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:38pm Monday 29th September 2014

CHARD reserves had too much pace for a big Seaton side on Sunday winning 1-0 away in the premier division of the Fresha Devon and Exeter league.

FOOTBALL: Perry Street league round-up

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:34pm Monday 29th September 2014

WHEN Danny Rendell put South Petherton ahead within two minutes of the start of their Premier Division match at home to struggling Beaminster, they must have thought they were on the way to a big score.

FOOTBALL: Chard Under-18s handed league points

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:26pm Monday 29th September 2014

CHARD Town Under-18s’ Somerset Floodlight Youth League encounter at home to Bridgwater last Tuesday was postponed very late, with all the Chard players and some of the Bridgwater squad already at the ground.

FOOTBALL: Tatworth and Chard victorious at Holyrood Academy

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:25pm Monday 29th September 2014

TATWORTH and Chard emerged victorious when Holyrood Academy hosted a primary schools football competition.

FOOTBALL: Holland set for Chard debut at Zembard Lane today

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

CHARD Town’s squad has been boosted by the signing of experienced utility man Scott Holland.

FOOTBALL: Ilminster pay for defensive frailties

Chard & Ilminster News:

9:14am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

ILMINSTER Town manager Darren Manley bemoaned a return to the ‘bad old days’ as the Blues produced a disjointed defensive display in a 2-1 league defeat by Bridgwater Town reserves on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Ben Hamer on bench against Manchester United

Chard & Ilminster News:

9:10am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

FORMER Chard youth player Ben Hamer, now with Leicester City, was back on the bench for the Premiership side’s 5-3 defeat of Manchester United on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Perry Street league round-up

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:20am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A CROWD of almost 100 turned up at the Oxleaze ground in Middle Chinnock on Saturday to watch two of the unbeaten teams in the Premier Division battle it out to see which would gain the early season bragging rights.

FOOTBALL: Chard Under-18s fade badly in Roger Stone cup

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:37pm Monday 22nd September 2014

CHARD Under-18s threw away a three goal lead at Bridgwater last Thursday night, to slip tamely out of the Roger Stone Memorial Cup in the first round.

FOOTBALL: Chard reserves pay for lethargic first half

Chard & Ilminster News:

11:26am Monday 22nd September 2014

A POOR first half display, when they were ‘off the pace’, ultimately cost Chard reserves all three points as they lost 2-1 at home to Elmore reserves in the premier division of the Fresha Devon and Exeter league.

FOOTBALL: Chard Town visit Chippenham today

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:20am Saturday 20th September 2014

CHARD Town manager Adam Fricker this is quietly pleased with his side’s progress this season as they visit Chippenham today (3pm).

FOOTBALL: Perry Street league round-up

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:10pm Friday 19th September 2014

SHEPTON Beauchamp again stole the headlines as they carried their excellent league form into the Somerset Junior Cup where they beat Middlezoy Rovers 7-1.

FOOTBALL: Avishayes Falcons return in style

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:08pm Friday 19th September 2014

AVISHAYES Falcons Under-15s have made a flying start in the Yeovil and District Youth League after a three year absence.

FOOTBALL: Ilminster away to in-form Lydeard

Chard & Ilminster News:

10:14am Friday 12th September 2014

ILMINSTER face a tough fixture in the premier division of the Somerset county league tomorrow when they visit Bishops Lydeard.

FOOTBALL: Chard entertain Calne tomorrow

Chard & Ilminster News:

10:07am Friday 12th September 2014

CHARD, who lost a thriller 4-3 at Barnstaple on Tuesday, continue their heavy Toolstation league programme at home to Calne tomorrow (3pm).

FOOTBALL: Perry Street league round-up

Chard & Ilminster News:

9:59am Friday 12th September 2014

SHEPTON Beauchamp continued their unbeaten start to the season in the Premier Division with a comprehensive 9-1 victory at Misterton, writes Ian Hallett.

FOOTBALL: Chard Town stun Wellington with late penalty

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:30pm Sunday 7th September 2014

CHARD Town clinched a 4-3 victory over Wellington in the Toolstation league yesterday when Sam Clark converted a hotly disputed penalty in injury time.

FOOTBALL: Management duo turn out for Chard reserves

Chard & Ilminster News:

7:20pm Sunday 7th September 2014

CHARD reserves' management duo of Stuart Parris and Hung Dang were especially delighted with their 4-3 victory at Willand reserves yesterday as both veterans played a part due to a player shortage.

FOOTBALL: Chard suffer league defeat

Chard & Ilminster News:

9:32am Thursday 4th September 2014

CHARD Town lost 1-0 at home to Welton Rovers in division one of the Toolstation league last night.

Almondsbury UWE 1, Chard Town 1

Chard & Ilminster News: Football club seeking pictures of players for presentation night

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

CHARD’s Elliott Dyer had a mixed day as these two unbeaten sides took on each other at Almondsbury on Saturday.

Chard Res 6, Budleigh Salterton Res 2

Chard & Ilminster News: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

10:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

TWO hat-tricks from Paul Olawuni and Adam Tovey saw Chards open their Fresha Devon and Exeter Premier League programme with a resounding victory over Budleigh Salterton on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Ilminster in good heart for visit to Nailsea

Chard & Ilminster News:

7:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

ILMINSTER Town, boosted by a 2-0 victory at Frome Collegians on Wednesday, return to Somerset league action today with a visit to Nailsea United (3pm).

FOOTBALL: Clark returns to boost Chard Town

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

CHARD welcome back star striker Sam Clark for the visit of Oldland Abbotonians to Zembard Lane today (3pm).

FOOTBALL: Combe honoured at Somerset FA awards

Chard & Ilminster News:

6:30pm Friday 8th August 2014

GENUINE stars of the county soccer scene were honoured as Somerset Football Association held its annual awards evening.

FOOTBALL: Moss clinches Tom Facey final

Chard & Ilminster News:

11:17am Friday 8th August 2014

COMBE St Nicholas beat Drimpton 3-2 in the final of the Tom Facey Cup.

FOOTBALL: Chard Town ready for big kick-off

Chard & Ilminster News:

7:00am Friday 8th August 2014

CHARD, who will have enjoyed a ten day break after their final friendly, begin their Toolstation league programme at Devizes tomorrow (Saturday).

FOOTBALL: Ilminster Town seek new manager

2:38pm Thursday 7th August 2014

ILMINSTER Town are looking for a new manager after Matt Hughes resigned for ‘family reasons’.

FOOTBALL: Cullingford looking for recruits after tournament success

Chard & Ilminster News:

7:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

COMBE Ladies’ manager Mel Cullingford has called on more young women to take up football after the club’s second annual 7-a-side tournament proved a huge success.

FOOTBALL: Tom Facey cup final this evening

Chard & Ilminster News:

1:20pm Friday 1st August 2014

THE Tom Facey Cup is being held at Combe St Nicholas FC this evening at 6.30pm.

FOOTBALL: Ilminster Town's new manager plans fresh approach

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:30pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ILMINSTER Town’s new manager, Matt Hughes, says he is ‘excited’ at the prospect of leading the Blues in the Somerset County league next season.

FOOTBALL: Chard Town fixture list

Chard & Ilminster News:

8:26pm Sunday 27th July 2014

CHARD Town begin their new campaign in Division One of the Toolstation league with a visit to Devizes Town on August 9.

FOOTBALL: Chard continue pre-season programme

Chard & Ilminster News:

2:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

CHARD Town, who led by manager Adam Fricker, continue their pre-season friendlies at home to Westlands tomorrow Saturday (2pm).

FOOTBALL: Grant pays for pitch improvement at Ilminster Town

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:47pm Friday 25th July 2014

ILMINSTER Town have been able to improve the playing surface of their pitch thanks to a grant of £3,000 from the Sport England Flood Relief Fund.

FOOTBALL: Ilminster Town keep fingers crossed over Britten's Field move

Chard & Ilminster News:

12:45pm Friday 18th July 2014

ILMINSTER Town are hoping their proposed switch to Britten’s Field will move a step nearer fruition when Ilminster Town Council next discuss the issue.

FOOTBALL: Yeovil Town spread the net for juniors

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

2:00pm Sunday 29th June 2014

YEOVIL Town Community Sports Trust will be running open trials to boost their Under-13 and Under-14 squads in readiness for their first season in the Junior Premier League.

FOOTBALL: New boss wanted by Perry Street FC

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

10:20am Sunday 29th June 2014

FOLLOWING the appointment of Andy Bond as manager of their first team, Perry Street FC are searching for someone to replace him as manager of their successful reserve side.

FOOTBALL: Women encouraged to earn coaching badge with free course

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

6:00am Sunday 29th June 2014

WOMEN and girls in the county are being afforded a ‘fantastic opportunity’ to gain a coaching badge – for free.

FOOTBALL: Volunteers wanted to join FA's fight against discrimination

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

6:00pm Saturday 28th June 2014

SOMERSET FA officials are stepping up efforts to tackle prejudice in the grassroots game by calling on more volunteers to join their Local Football Anti-Discrimination Panel (LFADP).

FOOTBALL: Managers name 'dream teams' for tournament at Chard Town

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

10:10am Saturday 28th June 2014

ANTICIPATION is rising ahead of Chard Town’s special tournament at Zembard Lane on Sunday, July 13.

FOOTBALL: Three new teams join Perry Street league

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

6:10am Saturday 21st June 2014

THERE will be some new faces in the Perry Street and district league next season, it was revealed at the league's AGM.

FOOTBALL: Jamie Underwood is supporters' favourite

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

1:09pm Friday 20th June 2014

JAMIE Underwood received the Supporters’ Player of the Year Trophy when Chard Town held their annual presentation night at the Lordleaze Hotel.

FOOTBALL: Yeovil ex-pros set to play at Chard

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

6:00am Sunday 15th June 2014

EIGHT former professionals are expected to be on show when Chard Town hold a special tournament at Zembard Lane on Sunday, July 13.

FOOTBALL: Coaching chance for girls

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

3:00pm Friday 13th June 2014

TALENTED young female footballers in and around the county are being offered a gilt-edged opportunity to strive for international stardom thanks to the prestigious new FA-licensed Girls Advanced Coaching Centre.

FOOTBALL: Uplyme reserves to receive Fair Play Award

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

6:00pm Friday 6th June 2014

THE AGM of the Perry Street & District League will be held at the Perry Street Club & Institute next Thursday (June 12) at 7.45pm.

FOOTBALL: Chard chairman Willie Whitelaw resigns

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

1:34pm Friday 6th June 2014

WILLIE Whitelaw has resigned as chairman of Chard Town for personal reasons.

FOOTBALL: Simmons gets the vote at Combe St Nicholas awards

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

10:00am Friday 30th May 2014

JOE Simmons took the award for first team Player’s Player at the Combe St Nicholas awards dinner.

FOOTBALL: Former Chard youth keeper Ben Hamer signs for Leicester City

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Former Chard youth keeper Ben Hamer signs for Leicester City

4:16pm Thursday 29th May 2014

A FORMER Chard Youth team goalkeeper could be facing the likes of Luis Suarez and Wayne Rooney next season after signing a four year deal with Leicester City.

FOOTBALL: Penalty shot-out agony for Ilminster ladies

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

10:20am Monday 26th May 2014

ILMINSTER Ladies suffered an agonising defeat on penalties in the final of the Somerset County Women’s Junior Cup.

FOOTBALL: Buzzards soar to Plate final victory

Chard & Ilminster News: FOOTBALL: Tiverton sign two new strikers

8:20am Monday 26th May 2014

AVISHAYES Combe Under 10s – known as the Buzzards – beat Stoke Wolves 2-0 in the Yeovil Mini League Champions Plate Final.






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