The Saturday First Team returned to winning ways in Thames Valley Premier League on Saturday as they defeated Reading City U23's at the Rec. A dominant performance saw the team claim a comfortable 4-0 victory, with goals coming from a Lewis Butcher hat-trick and another from Teo Atik.
The Saturday Reserves were back in Thames Valley Premier League Division Four action this weekend, taking all three points away at Phoenix Old Boys Development. Goals from Callum Anderton, Ellis Graham and Kieran Smith secured a 3-1 victory.
Manager James Randall commented, "Certainly had to grind it out today but the boys stuck to the task and applied themselves brilliantly in the second half."
A fantastic performance from the Sunday Reserves at the Rec on Sunday morning saw them defeat AFC Pangbourne 6-2, and remain just 3 points off the top of Reading & Sunday League Division Two. Goals came from Andy Sharp (2), Jason Heath (2), Ollie Vallins and Elliot Telford.
The Sunday A Team remain unbeaten in Division Three after a 3-3 draw away at South Reading Reserves. A first half hat-trick from Josh Mehmet-Ali gave us a 3-1 half-time lead, but the hosts pulled it back after the break and the match finished level.
On Saturday morning the Under 17 Blues defeated Maidenhead Boys & Girls 3-0 thanks to goals from Will Miller and a Morgan Parsley double.
The Under 17 Reds were beaten 4-2 away at EBFA Division Three leaders Woodley Saints Lions.
Our Under 15 Bears have retained their position at the top of the EBFA Division Four table with an excellent 5-1 win at home against Camberley Town Youth Royals on Saturday morning.
In the same division, the Under 15 Buffalos travelled to Old Windsor Tigers Blacks, coming away with a decent 2-2 draw on Saturday morning.
The Under 14's were involved in a goal-fest away at Finchampstead Flyers on Saturday as they secured a 5-4 victory.
On Saturday morning the U13 Bisons faced NPL Youth Tigers at Mortimer West End. Despite goals from Risto Parsley and Owen Evans, the visitors took the points as we suffered a 3-2 defeat.
The U13 Buffalos put in their best performance of the season so far to defeat West Byfleet Scorpions 5-4, after trailing 4-2 early in the second half. Goals came from James Chaimbault, Glenn Griffiths, Sidney Pink, Ashton Allen and a last minute strike from Mac Aduafo to earn a first league win in Division Seven.
The U12 Rangers travelled away to face Winnersh Rangers Aztecs on Saturday morning in a game that finished all square at 2-2.
Our U12 Tridents suffered a 7-1 home defeat in EBFA Division Five as they faced league leaders Reading FC Women.
Also in EBFA league action this weekend were our U11 Lions, Under 11 Tigers, U9 Oranges, U9 Reds and U9 Yellows.
Our U11 Pythons, U11 Cobras, U8 Greens, U8 Reds, U7 Bluebirds, U7 Ice and U7 Eagles were all in BYDL league action on Saturday.