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BIG-MATCH REFLECTIONS: How Liverpool ended Chichester Ladies’ dream

A record crowd of 1,300 saw Chichester City Ladies bow out of the SSE Women’s FA Cup following a 3-0 loss to Liverpool Ladies.

Callum Coker (9) in aaction against Westfield, Jake Lafferty looking on / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Bosham haven’t given up hope of retaining title

A double from Graeme Dowden enabled Bosham to continue their recent run of excellent form and keep alive their slim hopes of retaining the SCFL division two title as Westfield were beaten 3-1.

Ollie Pearce is mobbed after his comeback goal / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Full-back crisis hits Rocks’ hopes of keeping escape bid going

The Rocks admit they will probably need another six wins to stay in the National League South – but are not giving up hope they can do it.

Non League
Selsey struggled at Southwick / Picture by Andrew Turner

Toothless Selsey put on spot at Southwick

A very bad day at the office would be the only way to describe the latest game in Selsey’s yo-yo season, an SCFL division-one tussle which ended in a 1-0 defeat at Southwick.

Pupils reap the benefits of the Primary Stars scheme

Premier League providing free equipment to schools

Free football kit and equipment is being made available to primary schools, as the Premier League Primary Stars Kit and Equipment Scheme is open now.

Jimmy Wild has scored six goals in the past theee games / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Chichester City going Wild for a stab at top spot

Chichester City are just four points off the SCFL premier-division leaders after two home wins in the space of four days/

Pagham Reserves get the better of Arundel Reserves / Picture by Roger Smith

Four red cards, but Pagham can’t force win over eight men

Four red cardsm four goals a missed penalty - Pagham’s trip to Three Bridges had it all. They came away with a point after the hosts fought back from 2-0 down, despite having only eight men by the end.

Netball action in the University of Chichester dome

Cup dreams live on for some Chi students – not others

It was cup week for several University of Chichester teams.


VIDEO: Star Sadie enjoys Chichester's Liverpool test

Player of the match Sadie Wilson-Blakely reflected on her goalkeeping heroics for Chi City Ladies against Liverpool - and said the match had been an experience to cherish.

Chichester and Pagham face one another on Boxing Day - they'll meet again in the RUR Cup final

City and Pagham told: Cup final won’t be at Bognor

Chichester City and Pagham’s hopes of getting the RUR Cup final switched to Bognor have been dashed.

William Hallett was a talented footballer that played for Horsham Sparrows

Football community pays heartfelt tributes to ‘talented and enthusiastic’ Will

The local football community has come together to pay heartfelt tributes after the tragic death of ‘talented and enthusiastic’ Horsham Sparrows player Will Hallett.


VIDEO: Chi City Ladies boss gives verdict on Liverpool Cup tie

Matt Wright spoke of his pride in Chichester City Ladies' FA Cup battle against Liverpool - but admitted they had not played as well as they could.


PIC SPECIAL: Chi City Ladies take on Liverpool Ladies

It was the biggest day in the history - and although Chichester City Ladies lost their FA Cup clash with Liverpool it was still an occasion to savour.

VIDEO: Chichester City Ladies' FA Cup dream ends at hands of Liverpool

The dream is over - but what a run it was.


PICTURE SPECIAL - Rocks relief! Home win at last offers new hope

First- half goals by Richard Gilot and the returning Ollie Pearce gave the Rocks their first home league win for six months - and new hope in the battle to stay up.
Richard Gilot makes sure the ball is in the net for Bognor's opening goal / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Pearce delighted for fans after Rocks win - but can they find six more?

Jack Pearce dedicated the Rocks' win over Braintree to his players and the club's patient supporters - then said they'd probably need six more wins to give themselves a chance of staying up.
James Crane receives the cheque to pay for his op from supporters' club chairman Ian Guppy / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Crane thanks Rocks and fans - but is set to be out for season

James Crane has praised the Rocks and their fans for paying for his shoulder operation - but has said he won't be back in action as soon as hoped.

Sam James helped Bosham to a cup victory over Villa / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Reds and Sids have cup semi-finals ahead

Bosham and Sidlesham are both through to the semi-finals of the SCFL Division 2 Cup.

Lewis Hamilton in action in Midhurst's win over Seaford / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Midhust glad they got Carter ... Blues leave it very late

There were fine SCFL division-one wins for Midhurst and Selsey - with the Stags grateful to hat-trick hero Kieran Carter and the Blues leaving it very late to secure three points.

Chi City Ladies celebrate their win at TNS which set up Sunday's Liverpool clash

Chichester City Ladies tell Liverpool: We’ll be ready for you

Chichester City Ladies welcome Liverpool Ladies to Oaklands Park in the FA Cup on Sunday insisting: We’re ready for you.

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