Title Contenders Beware
Third division title contenders beware. Lower Hyde FC
will be a force to be reckoned with this season should they reproduce the form they showed on Saturday when beating division two Yarmouth & Calborne by five goals to three. Decent form going into the new season.
for all the action from the game. More action to come this week. Check back to find out who will fall into our spotlight. Island Football Focus
...... always an honest opinon.
Wroxall Storm To Victory
In a highly competitive Saturday feature it was third division Wroxall FC
that put one over their higher ranker rivals Rookley FC with a stunning 4-1 win at Castle Road.
A competitive first half ended 1-1. Click here
to see how the home side upped the tempo in the second half to run away with an easy 4-1 win. More action on IFF during the week.
Level At St Georges
In our midweek Jubilee Cup feature here on Island Football Focus ESCFC (GKN) held a very young Newport reserve side to an action packed two-all draw at St Georges Park last night.
for all the action from the game. Special shout to Newport who fielded eleven players all of whom were under 19 years of age. Definately ones to watch out for in the near future.
Champions Lose At Home
It was battle of the title favourites at Camp Road yesterday as West Wight hosted title rivals W&B Sports in the Jubilee Cup. A game which saw the visitors come away with a 2-1 win.
for a match report with images from a cracking game played between two of the best Saturday League sides on the Island. More action to come midweek as we will be at Wednesday evenings game where Newport (Res) host ECSFC at St Georges Park.
Shanklin Edge Win
In what turned out to be a trickier game than they expected Saturday League division two side Ventnor FC lost to Sunday League side Shanklin by a solitary goal without reply.
to find out what went on at the County Ground when the latest addition to the IFF ranks, Ex-match official Vinny Phillips
went along to cover the action.
Bembridge Title Favourites ?
After their recent 2-0 win at Ventnor and last nights 4-0 win at home over Cowes Sports "A". Bembridge will this morning find themselves short priced favourites for back-to-back promotions.
for the match report and images from a very fast paced game at Steyne Road. More pre-season coverage on IFF coming soon. Be sure to check back later in the week.
Champions Cruise To Win
For those who thought the wheels may have fallen off the West Wight FC bandwagon, think again. The Champions who will this season be looking to make it eight titles in a row started their campaign in menacing fashion with a cruising 5-0 win over hard working ESCFC on Saturday.
An opening goal from WW striker Chris Bridges was followed by a four goal extravaganza from pacey Dan Ross. Click here
for all the action from a decent opening game to the season.
All Square At Oakers !!
The second IFF feature game of the day on Saturday took us back to first division Oakfield where they hosted third division High Park FC in another pre-season soccer spectacle.
An opening goal from the lower ranked side forced Oakfield into action. Click here
to see what happened in their attempt to pull back the deficit against Stu Woodmores battling side ....
More Misery For Vics
East Cowes Vics saw their season get even worse on Saturday when they were convincingly beaten 4-1 by Saturday League Division 2 side Ventnor at a sun drenched Beatrice Avenue.
Opening the scoring in the first half the former division one outfit somehow let Vics draw level but three second half goals put paid to the chances of the under pressure side !! Click here
for all the action from the game.
Smooth Win For Whitecroft
In their first competitive pre-season friendly of the new season last years division two winners and favourites for this years division one title W&B Sports beat a hard working Osborne Coburg side by four goals to one at the IOW Community Centre in Cowes on Thursday evening.
Goals from Danny Cantelo, Joe Rayner, Liam Slaven and Josh Appell doing the damage for Whitecroft. Tom Moody getting the solitary goal for the home side. Click here
for the match report. Tomorrows action features 1st division Oakfield against 3rd division High Park.
Romans Stun Vics
In the first pre-season game of the 2014/15 season Brading Town proved they have what it takes to be crowned division one champions come the end of the season following a sensational 5-0 win over Wessex League side East Cowes Vics at a sun-drenched Vicarage Lane on Saturday.
Although having plenty of first half possession the higher ranked side found themselves 4-0 down at halftime. A position from which they could not recover. Click here
for a full match report. More reports will be uploaded on Friday (W&B v Coburg) & Saturday (Oakfield v HPT).