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Defender signs new Pompey deal

Brandon Haunstrup’s Pompey promise has been rewarded with a new deal.  
Portsmouth FC
Jimmy Muitt is staying with the Rocks / Picture by Kate Shemilt

One striker commits to Rocks - another is close to leaving

Jimmy Muitt is staying with the Rocks - but Ollie Pearce is nearing an exit from Nyewood Lane.
Non League
The festival of sport was a popular event

Pupils given a sporting chance at University of Chichester

More than 1,000 students from schools across the south visited the University of Chichester’s Festival of Sport.

Ollie Pearce could be moving on / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Will it be one striker in, one striker out at Nyewood Lane?

The Rocks are stepping up their search for strikers – but it looks like they could part company with Ollie Pearce ahead of their bid to bounce back from relegation.

Non League
Two of my most prize possessions...

Watching the World (Cup) Go By: Russia 18 can't beat Spain 82... can it?

Russia 2018 will be my 10th World Cup and the only thing I think I can safely say about it in advance is that it won't be as good as my first.
Jack Pearce / Picture by Tim Hale

Rocks step up striker search

Jack Pearce will run the rule over a proven striker with bags of National League experience when the Rocks return for pre-season training next month.
Non League
Felpham Colts under-eights at Selhurst Park

Felpham star at Crystal Palace ... Merson rewards City Colts

Local junior footballers have been playing at a Premier League stadium – and picking up a cup from a former Arsenal, Pompey and Aston Villa legend.

Robbie Blake coaching at Pompey / Picture by Sarah Standing

Rocks man Robbie is out to entertain you

Robbie Blake says he can’t wait to get stuck into helping the Rocks recover from relegation.

Non League
Aaron Smith is taking over from Matt Wright at Chi City Ladies

Smith excited – and surprised – to take City Ladies helm

Chichester City Ladies have named Aaron Smith as their first-team manager ahead of the 2018-19 season – as Matt Wright steps down from the job.

There are plenty of opportunities for girls to play football across West Sussex

Girls given footballing chance across West Sussex

Girls are getting into football across West Sussex – and even more about being given the opportunity to do so.

Unicorn go ahead from the spot

Unicorn add cup to league success

Unicorn United finished the season on a high as double winners after scooping the Invitational Cup with a scorching win over LG.

Robbie Blake is looking forward to his new role at the Rocks / Picture by Sarah Standing

Ex-Burnley and Pompey man Blake can get Bognor winning again

Jack Pearce hopes Robbie Blake can help the Rocks rediscover the goalscoring touch that they missed as they were relegated – and turn them into winners again.

Non League
Tommy Block in the thick of the Rocks action at Eastbourne / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Block rejects good offers to stay with the Rocks

Tommy Block has resisted offers from other clubs - which included the chance to play at a higher level and earn more money - to stay with the Rocks.

Non League
Ben Brown batting in a One Day Cup win over Kent / Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Sussex skipper: Break from four-day cricket has freshened us up

Our Royal London One-Day Cup campaign is now well under way and the change of format – while still meaning plenty of cricket – has really freshened things up, writes Sussex skipper Ben Brown.

Sussex CCC
The Chichester futsal team at Wembley

Why Poppy’s team were celebrating at FA Cup final

A team of Chichester College footballers had a taste of the magic of Wembley on FA Cup final day.

Michael Birmingham will welcome the Rocks to Horndean in July / Picture by Neil Marshall

Rocks extend pre-season plans with trip along coast

The Rocks will take to the road for three pre-season friendlies matches in July.

Non League
Harvey Sparks on the ball for Worthing last season / Picture by Stephen Goodger

Ex-Worthing star is first new face to join Rocks - and Beck's back

Jack Pearce has moved to snap up left-sided utility man Harvey Sparks in a deal which sees the former Worthing player switch to Nyewood Lane.
Non League
Brad Higgins-Pearce is one of many young players to have thrived for the under-19s

Rocks’ link with Chichester College bearing fruit

Chichester College have completed their first season as official partners to Bognor Regis Town FC in the National Alliance Under-19 League.


GALLERY: Pagham players rewarded for super season

Pagham FC's presentation night at the Nyetimber Lane clubhouse was well attended by all the senior sides plus both the under-15s sides.

Chi City Youth under-15s with the fruits of their labours

City under-15s rewarded for super season

After a successful season, winning their league division and getting to the Challenge Cup semi-final, Chichester City Youth under-15s enjoyed their end-of-season awards evening.

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