Football

Clevedon Town defeated Bitton with an extra time penalty in this FA Cup extra-preliminary round replay.

Ashton & Backwell United were left to rue their missed chances as they narrowly lost to Chippenham Park in their opening league fixture.

Portishead Town made a perfect start to the season with an away victory at Malmesbury Victoria.

Nailsea United started the new season with a narrow victory over Chilcompton Sports at The Grove.

Joe Berry was a striker on form for Nailsea & Tickenham as he scored all his side’s five goals against Wells City.

An late equaliser by Bitton saw them earn a replay with Clevedon Town in this FA Cup extra-preliminary tie.

Netsix & Chilli ran out winners of the annual AFC Nailsea six-a-side tournament held at Nailsea School.

Bristol City’s Joe Bryan has been linked with a move to join Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City.

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Ashton & Backwell United start the new season with a home fixture against Welton Rovers (3pm) at the Lancer Scott Stadium.

Debutant Danny Robbins netted the only goal in the game for Nailsea and Tickenham.

Ashton & Backwell United gave a good showing against higher opposition, losing by just one goal to Mangotsfield.

Nailsea & Tickenham enjoyed a 2-2 draw against close neighbours Clevedon Town in a pre-season friendly.

Ashton & Backwell United’s young side have enjoyed a busy pre-season schedule as they prepare for the new season.

Nailsea & Tickenham started the pre-season friendly fixtures with an excellent victory over Bridgwater Town.

Clevedon Town Walking Football Over-50s reached the regional finals after defeating Weston 5-4 on aggregate over two legs.

Nailsea United Football Club has been awarded grant from Grow the Game to help reintroduce a Colts side.

Clevedon Junior Football Club were awarded the Somerset FA Charter Standard Development Football Club of the year at the county awards ceremony.

More players are required at Portishead Town Ladies to help strengthen the first team and to create a new reserve side.

Portishead Town have appointed Mark Wiliams as its new first team manager.

Portishead Town Girls Under-13s ran out winners of the Emersons Green Tournament.

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