October 16, 2016
Youth Alliance South West Division Season 2016/17 Update.
Newport County Deliver A Shock
Bristol Rovers FC Academy Under 18 side played Newport County at Lodge Road, Yate.
Newport County won 5-0 and the two sides are now first and second in the YA SW league table.
Byron Anthony’s County played BRFC in this Youth Alliance SW League match on the 15th of October 2016.
This was a result that was totally unexpected.
Having won their last 5 league fixtures Bristol Rovers were convincingly beaten.
The County youngsters have moved up to second in the league table and have now won their last three games.
The next match for the BRFC Academy Under 18 side is a rearranged HOME fixture against Exeter City.
This match has been rescheduled to Saturday 22nd October 2016 from Saturday 21st January 2017.
The results of matches in the Youth Alliance South West Division on Saturday 15th October 2016 were:
Bristol Rovers 0 v 5 Newport County
Cheltenham Town 1 v 3 AFC Bournemouth
Oxford United 0 v 1 Exeter City
Portsmouth 2 v 1 Swindon Town
Yeovil Town 2 v 1 Plymouth Argyle
Youth Alliance South West League Table @ 16th October 2016.
1st Bristol Rovers P9 W5 D2 L2 P17
2nd Newport County P9 W4 D4 L1 P16
3rd Exeter City P9 W5 D1 L3 P16
4th Portsmouth P9 W4 D3 L2 P15
5th Cheltenham Town P9 W3 D4 L2 P13
6th Oxford United P9 W2 D4 L3 P10
7th Swindon Town P9 W2 D3 L4 P9
8th AFC Bournemouth P9 W2 D3 L4 P9
9th Plymouth Argyle P9 W1 D5 L3 P8
10th Yeovil Town P9 W2 D1 L6 P7
BRFC Academy Fixtures and Results for the 2016/2017 SEASON.
Sat 6th AFC BOURNEMOUTH H 0-0 D.
Sat 13th Exeter City A 3-3 D.
(BRFC Scorers were Lewis Leigh-Gilchrist and two from Rhys Talmash.)
Sat 20th PORTSMOUTH H 2-4 L.
(BRFC Scorers were Lewis Ellington and Luke Russe.)
Sat 27th Cheltenham Town A 4-1 W.
(BRFC Scorers were Rhys Talmash, Lewis Ellington and two from James Spruce.)
Tue 30th Swindon Town A 1-2 L.
(YA Cup Round One)
(BRFC Scorer was Lewis Ellington.)
Sat 3rd Oxford United A 2-1 W.
(BRFC Scorers were Lewis Leigh-Gilchrist and James Spruce.)
Sat 17th YEOVIL TOWN H 5-1 W.
(BRFC Scorers were Lewis Leigh-Gilchrist, Tyrone Tucker-Dixon (2), Luke Russe and James Spruce.)
Sat 24th Plymouth Argyle A H 5-2 W.
(BRFC Scorers were Lewis Ellington, (2), Rhys Talmash and two from James Spruce.)
Sat 8th SWINDON TOWN H 3-2 W
(BRFC Scorers were Lewis Ellington, (2), and James Spruce.)
Sat 15th NEWPORT COUNTY H 0-5 L
(NCFC Scorers were Rhys Kavanagh, Moudou Touray and Lewis Collins.)
Sat 22nd EXETER CITY H (Change)
Sat 29th AFC Bournemouth A
Sat 5th Portsmouth A
Sat 12th CHELTENHAM TOWN H
Sat 19th OXFORD UNITED H
Sat 3rd Yeovil Town A
Sat 17th PLYMOUTH ARGYLE A
Sat 7th Swindon Town A
Sat 14th (YA Cup Area SF)
Sat 21st EXETER CITY H (Rearranged to 22/10/16)
Sat 28th Newport County A
Home Fixtures on Saturdays are scheduled for 10.30am.
To view the list of matches that are scheduled for Lodge Road in 2016: Click HERE
Away Fixtures on Saturdays usually start at 11.00am.