On This Day

On This Day – 17th April

On This Day – 17th April – 2018

SCEFL Premier Division

Crowborough Athletic 1-0 AFC Croydon Ath

There was just the one game on this day in 2018 and it went to Crowborough Athletic, who beat AFC Croydon 1-0 at home thanks to a second half Adrian Stone goal.

On This Day – 17th April – 2017

SCEFL Premier Division

Canterbury City  1-3 Ashford United
Cray Valley PM 3-0  AFC Croydon Athletic
Deal Town  0-0  Rochester United
Erith & Belvedere  2-6  Croydon
Erith Town  1-3 Sevenoaks Town
Fisher  2-6  Crowborough Athletic
Hollands & Blair  1-0  Corinthian
Lordswood  2-1  Whitstable Town
Sheppey United  3-3  Bearsted
Tunbridge Wells  2-2  Beckenham Town

SCEFL First Division

Bridon Ropes  4-0  Meridian VP
Glebe 4-0  Kent Football Untied
Gravesham Borough  2-2  FC Elmstead
Holmesdale  1-0  Rusthall
K Sports  6-3  Lydd Town
Lewisham Borough  2-2  Forest Hill Park
Orpington 1-0  Crockenhill
SC Thamesmead  1-0  Snodland Town
Sutton Athletic  3-1  Phoenix Sports Res

Almost 400 were in attendance to see Ashford United close in on the Premier Division title with a 3-1 win at Canterbury City. Rory Hill, Shaun Welford and Stuart West got the goals for Ashford with Matthew Martin getting the consolation effort for City.
Crowborough Athletic would finish the season in 2nd place and were big winners today with Jason Barton scoring 4 in a 6-2 victory at Fisher. Croydon also won by that score line and had Jeff Duah-Kessie to thank for it as the front man scored an incredible 5 times, with every one of them coming in the second half!
Elsewherre, Jason Thompson scored a double in a 3-0 win for Cray Valley and Byron Walker also netted twice as Sevenoaks Town won at Erith Town.

In the First Division Glebe celebrated winning the title by beating Kent Football United 4-0, which was by the same score that Bridon Ropes beat Meridian VP.
The highest scoring game was at Cobdown where Caine Smith hit a hat-trick for K Sports in a 6-3 home victory over Lydd Town.
There was also 1-0 wins for Holmesdale, Orpington and SC Thamesmead, while Sutton Athletic beat Phoenix Sports Reserves 3-1.

On This Day – 17th April – 2014

SCEFL Premier Division

Erith Town 1-0 Beckenham Town

Erith Town were 1-0 winners at home to Beckenham Town on this Thursday in 2014, with the 3 points earned helping the Dockers to a 3rd placed finish.