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Jonny Miller (10) scoring for Acle in their victory over Blofield United earlier in the season. Acle last night retained The Sterry Cup without kicking a ball

Anglian Combination Premier Division: Acle United are Champions…

April 23rd 2014 by Paul Williams

Acle United are the Anglian Combination Premier Division Champions for the second successive season! They retained The Sterry Cup last night without kicking a ball after the only team who could mathematically catch them – Spixworth – were surprisingly beaten 4-1 at relegation-threatened Wymondham Town. Indeed, that result has taken Wymondham off the bottom of Read More »

Too much chocolate?...

Gorleston hope still glimmers…just…

April 21st 2014 by Andrew Jones


Kirkley & Pakefield 0 - 1 Gorleston

A very busy Walmer Road witnessed the visit of title-chasing neighbours Gorleston this Bank Holiday Monday. This morning just five points separated the top five clubs with either two or three games remaining for each. Gorleston, in 4th place, were four points adrift of leaders Felixstowe & Walton United with one game in hand. Although Read More »

Craig Trudgill and Ross Potter - top two (two top?) managers

Top two tangle for title…

April 19th 2014 by Andrew Jones


Long Stratton 1 - 1 Harleston Town

Two weeks ago, after a terrible debacle at Carrow Road when West Bromwich Albion came to visit, I heard Norwich City skipper Russell Martin respond to the home supporters angry reaction to a lacklustre performance from the players. To paraphrase his comments on BBC Radio Norfolk’s ‘Canary Call‘, he took great pains to point out Read More »

Action from Wroxham (blue) v Needham Market (red) at Trafford Park earlier in the season. 'The Yachtsmen' cannot now escape the Ryman IFL North Division relegation places

Wroxham relegated…or are they..?

April 20th 2014 by John Barry

With the season entering it’s final stages, yesterday we saw just one more of the major issues settled for the teams we cover in our featured leagues. However, most are yet to be decided in what continues to be an incredibly exciting run-in across the region. And even the one issue that was settled is, in Read More »

Nick Bowler, BBC Radio Norfolk

Linking to BBC Radio Norfolk…

October 21st 2013 by Nick Bowler

“There are obviously many websites in & around Norfolk dedicated to individual football clubs, leagues and organisations. But there are times when a wider view is needed - and the grassrootsgame.com goes a long way towards providing just that. The site will also enable clubs and leagues to gain more exposure, which is very important for the health and wellbeing Read More »