SUNDAY LEAGUE FOOTY: Doncaster Alliance League round-up

Football Rumours
Football Rumours

Canal Tavern regained top spot in the Doncaster Sunday Alliance League Premier Division despite dropping their first points of the season.

Kirk Frost scored both their goals in a 2-2 draw with visiting Athletico Tap Maker, for whom James Batchelor bagged both goals.

Bullcroft Sports & Pastimes, who have played fewer games than all the teams above them, find themselves in fifth spot on goal difference after beating lowly Wheatley Hotel 7-2.

FC Glasshouse, for whom Robert Wilson and Josh Green shared their consolation goals, dropped several places as a result of their 5-2 defeat at Rhino’s who had lost four of their first five games.

Eve’s Trust Dynamo’s replaced Rossington Welfare, who were without a league game, at the top of the Championship following their decisive 6-0 win over bottom club Rosehill Press.

Wheatsheaf (Doncaster) missed out on the chance to claim fourth spot after losing by the odd goal in five at home to Willaspoons.

Ethan Edley bagged a brace for the winners with Anton Clrhh also chipping in. Stuart Brooks and Callum Wiffen were the Wheatsheaf marksmen.

Bessacarr remain fourth despite going down 3-1 at The Vault.

Carcroft Village WMC failed to build on their first win of the season last time out when going down 5-3 away to fellow strugglers Rhino’s United who claimed their first win of the season.

Matthew Williamson, Shaun Thompson and Josh Stanley shared the Carcroft consolation goals.

Unbeaten Palfreys Lodge are up to third in Division Two on goal difference after pipping Highwayman by the odd goal in nine.

Chris Liddle hit a double for the winners with Slawomir Ostrowski, Richard Clark and Tomasz Lubanski also netting.

Sesku Miners Community, who beat Division Three rivals Pit Club 7-0, recorded the biggest win of the day.

Real Bridge, who won 5-1 at Balby Rovers, were also among the goals. Robbie Wales notched a hat trick with Chris Hanson and Carl Horsley also finding the back of the net.

Alliance sides contesting the Sheffield & Hallamshire FA Senior Cup suffered mixed fortunes in their second round ties.

FC Rossington Welfare beat Alliance rivals Bay Horse & Bar 6-3 with Rossington Club winning 5-1 at Swinton WMC, but Eden Grove lost 6-1 at home to Sportsman 2013 with fellow Premier Division side Armthorpe Albion also bowing out (5-1)at FC Handsworth Turf.

There were a number of all-Alliance ties in the second round of the Sheffield & Hallamshire Junior Cup with Bechers Brook, Balby Athletic, FC Parklands, Ryecroft Rovers, Loaded Sports, Parklands Spartans, Finningley Athletic, White Hart (Askern) and The Railway all booking their places in the third round.