January 20, 2017
Striker Lance Smith has set his sights on netting more than 30 goals in Evo-Stik Southern League Division One South and West this term after deciding to stay at promotion-chasing Evesham United according to the Worcester News.
Manager Paul Collicutt has expressed his delight after Smith turned down the chance to move to higher-graded Redditch United.
And he believes there is nothing stopping the forward, who tops the league’s scoring charts with 25 goals, from adding to his impressive tally.
“It was a difficult decision for him and I am really pleased he has made the right one,” Collicutt said.
“He has scored 25 ...
January 18, 2017
Winners below for December 2016
No 55 Anita Russell, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham
No 138 Mr G Simpson, Marshall’s Transport, Pershore
No 75 Mr Roger Cherry, Chestnut Close, Hampton
No 56 A Beasley, Anne Crescent, Evesham
No 159 Robin Such, Albert Road, Evesham
No 57 Kay Reeves, Charlecote Close, Redditch
No 106 Ralph Stockdale, Wensleydale Bacon Ltd
No 71 Emma Westwood, Badsey Road, Evesham
January 17, 2017
Great news for United fans is that League top scorer Lance Smith has rejected a move to higher graded Redditch United and is to stay at the Jubilee Stadium.
After holding talks with Redditch officials, Lance informed manager Paul Collicutt of his decision tonight. Collicutt believes he has made the right choice, “it is fantastic news that Lance is staying, he is a big part of the team and being a local lad he is loved by our supporters.” He added, ” Lance is part of the family we have at Evesham United and I know the rest of his team ...
January 16, 2017
Ruthless Evesham rallied to an impressive 5-1 victory over fellow play-off hopefuls Mangotsfield United at Cossham Street with striker Lance Smith getting two of the goals in what may be his last appearance for the club with Redditch United keen to sign the 26 goal hot-shot. The Reds are holding talks with the former Badsey Rangers front man but boss Paul Collicutt is hopeful the Evo-Stik South & West Division`s leading scorer will stop and continue to play his football at the Jubilee Stadium. Smith and Adam Mann have become a formidable partnership up front for the Robins and the most ...
January 14, 2017
Evesham went nap today with a fine performance at fifth placed Mangotsfield and make it three wins in a week.
In the 18th minute Lance Smith instead of opting to shoot inside the box squared to Lorcan Sheehan finding himself in space and fired across Phillips for their opener.
Seven minutes later, a cross from the visitors’ left by Lewis Binns was met by Tom Warren who put the ball in his own net as Adam Mann was lurking for a tap-in.
Soon after, Liam Monelle latched onto a defensive mistake and lobbed the advancing Kevin Sawyer to make it 1-2.
The Mangos failed to ...
January 14, 2017
Bingo is now taking place twice a week at the Jubilee Stadium. After the success of Friday nights, another evening has been added on Tuesdays starting at 8pm. Free admission.
January 13, 2017
Will Wellon has left Evesham United to join Southern League Division One South and West rivals North Leigh.
The former Slimbridge defender will be reunited with his old team mate Matt Sysum, who made the same move in November.
Wellon, 27, has been playing regularly for Tuffley Rovers in the Hellenic League Premier Division.
He has been unable to break into the Evesham starting line-up due to the form of Linden Dovey, Liam Harding and Nick Stanley, while Paul Collicutt can also call upon Leroy Odiero.
Will joined in January 2014 and we wish him well at his new club. It could be a quick reunion as we ...
January 13, 2017
Evesham United aim to make it nine points from eight days as they visit Mangotsfield United in Evo-Stik Southern League Division One South and West tomorrow (3pm).
Paul Collicutt’s Robins have bounced back from two consecutive defeats with Jubilee Stadium wins over Bridgwater Town (1-0) last Saturday and Winchester City (3-1) on Wednesday night.
Now Evesham head to Bristol side Mangotsfield who made life difficult for runaway leaders Hereford FC in midweek before the Bulls emerged with a 1-0 victory.
The Robins are bidding to cement their play-off position in third position three points behind Tiverton Town and 10 ahead of Salisbury who are ...
January 12, 2017
Evesham hit back from going a goal down to clinch a well earned 3-1 victory against in-form Winchester City at a breezy Jubilee Stadium on Wednesday night. Winchester arrived with seven victories from their last eight Evo-Stik Southern South & West games but were soundly beaten by the Robins` who after two league victories inside a week remain in 3rd spot and three points behind second placed Tiverton Town. Hot-shot Craig Feeney fired the Citizens into a 27th minute lead with his 28th goal in all competitions but second-half goals by Lance Smith, Liam Harding and Adam Mann ensured United ...
January 12, 2017
Evesham came from behind to beat Winchester City tonight to remain in third place.
Buoyed by seven victories from their last eight Southern League Division One South & West games, Winchester City looked good for another when Craig Feeney followed up with a header after ‘keeper Kevin Sawyer had parried Howard Neighbour’s first-time shot in the 28th minute.
Following the break it was a different story, with Lance Smith scoring clinically two minutes into the half, midway through the home side took the lead when Liam Harding had time to shoot into the bottom corner from the edge of the box, and Adam ...