Ramsbury 1-5 Croft Juniors Blue

Croft ended their most successful season ever, finishing top of the league and now waiting on other results to decide if they’ll be first or second, after a polished second half performance in Ramsbury. The boys were without their two top scorers Bikash Limbu and Luca Colucci, and started the game, almost with a promotion….

Highworth 0-3 Croft Juniors Blue

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The boys won the battle of the top two this weekend and in doing so secured promotion to Division 1. A highly charged and extremely emotionally challenging game started brightly by both sides, with some aggressive but fair tackles coming in. The Blues then took a deserved lead 20 minutes in, with Bikash Limbu sprinting….

Liden 3-6 Croft Juniors Blue

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Croft made it another win against Liden that put them within touching distance of a first promotion, and even an outside chance of the title with two games to go. The boys started superbly on a windy morning, and with the two in form strikers in the league right now, they had too much for….

Lydiard Millicent 1-3 Croft Blue

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Croft took another step forward this season with a fantastic win, coming from behind against a previously unbeaten Lydiard Millicent side. The boys were made to work in the first half and in what was a tense opening, could probably feel slightly hard done by to go in 1-0 at the break. Bikash Limbu uncharacteristically….

Croft Blue 7-0 Chippenham

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Croft bounced back to winning ways with a comprehensive victory over Chippenham at home. The boys looked stronger from start to finish, and didnt even allow their opponents to register a meaningful shot at goal. Bikash Limbu continued his extraordinary season 4 goals, including a first half hat-trick, one of which saw an outrageous piece….

Croft Blue 3-5 Castle Combe

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The lads bowed out of the County Cup at the quarter final stage after a hard fought game against Castle Combe. On another day it could’ve been very different for the boys, who were missing their manager Joe, and were led by his assistant and keeper coach Reece and Gary. With the score 2-2 at….

Croft 0-1 Lydiard Youth

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The boys lost serious ground in the title race with a shock 1-0 defeat at home to Lyidard Youth. Without 3 of their first choice spine of Tyler Affleck, Ben Rowlands and Bikash Limbu, the blues couldnt break down a stubborn Lyidard side, who had only 1 shot on target the entire game, and whose….

Chippenham 0 -5 Croft Blue

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Croft continued their unbeaten run with a professional display in practically a mud bath in Chippenham, despite missing two key players. Sayam Thapa and captain Ben Rowlands were taken ill in the night, leaving Tom Holland to lead the team away from home. The lads started brightly, with Bikash Limbu hitting the post within a….

Croft Blue 6-2 Liden Community

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Croft Blue won their first league game of 2015 convincingly against local rivals Liden Community in a slightly heated early morning game. The boys always know they have to lift their game against the greens, as they always begin fired up and desperate to get one over on the Blues. This wasn’t going to be….

Laverstock and Ford 2 – 4 Croft Blue 18/01/2015

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The boys county cup run continued as they steamrolled into the quarter finals, at the expense of Salisbury based Laverstock. The hosts had already knocked out several big teams from Wiltshire, and with Joe knowing little about them, the boys headed into the game with little idea of what to expect. It started badly as….