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Verwood Town 2 - 1 Alton

Posted: 22.01.18

Alton's inconstancies reared their head again on Saturday as they fell to defeat against lowly Verwood.

Alton welcomed Callum Burch back from injury and the re-signed Matt Jackson from Camberley. With suspensions and injuries still biting, centre midfielder Joe Clarke showed his versatility by filling in at centre half. But two almost identical goals by Brad Gale, one in each half proved to be Alton's undoing. Both goals came from poor defending from corners.

Taylor Watts did give Alton hope when he got a goal back with fifteen minutes remaining, but unfortunalty it was too little to late and so another defeat against lowly opposition ensued.

Alton will have to be on top of their game next Saturday as they travel to third place Christchurch in a Wessex League game.


Fixtures & Results

  • US Portsmouth (HOME)
    Tue 29th Sep, 7:45pm

    Sydenhams Wessex League: Div 1

    East Cowes Vics (Away)
    Sat 3rd Oct, 3:00pm

    Sydenhams Wessex League: Div 1
    See all:
    First Team Fixtures & Results 2020-21
    Last Result:
    Laverstock & Ford 5 - 1 Alton
    Sat 19th Sep

    Sydenhams Wessex League
  • Paulsgrove (HOME)
    Sat 26th Sep, 3:00pm

    Hampshire Combination League: East Div

    Fleetlands (HOME)
    Sat 3rd Oct, 3:00pm

    Hampshire Combination League: East Div
    Last Result:
    Alton Res. 4 - 1 Hayling United
    Sat 19th Sep (Challenge Cup First Round)

    Hampshire Combination League
  • Aldershot Town (HOME)
    Thu 8th Oct, 7:45pm

    Allied Counties Youth Football League (Central)

    Bracknell Town (Away)
    Mon 19th Oct, 7:45pm

    Allied Counties Youth Football League (Central)
    Last Result:
    Alton Youth 0 - 4 AFC Porchester
    Thu 10th Sep (FA Youth Cup)

    Allied Counties League
  • Stoneham AFC (HOME)
    Sun 20th Sep, 2:00pm

    FA Cup (Preliminary Rd)
    Last Result:
    Alton Ladies 13 - 0 Meon Milton
    Sun 6th Sep (FA Cup - Extra Prelim.)

    Hampshire County Women's Football League

  • For our Junior and other teams' fixtures and results, please see the individual team pages by using the menu above or visit the FA Full Time website and search for the appropriate league/division.


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