PDFL football

Club stalwart Crowson returns to Moulton Harrox’s new-look management team

Moulton Harrox have finalised their management team for the 2022/23 season – and a familiar name is back in the fold. Club legend Paul Crowson, one of the most succssful figures in Harrox’s history, has agreed to return as part of manager Kev Nottingham’s coaching team. He will be joined by another Moulton legend in the shape of Lee Hudson, ...

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Patterson and Cole leave their roles as joint managers at Moulton Harrox as Nottingham returns

It’s all change at the Moulton Harrox helm after co-bosses Bobby Patterson and Tim Cole stepped down, with former chief Kev Nottingham stepping up to take the top job for a second time. Patterson and Cole, who guided Harrox to fifth place in the ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division, the Lincs FA Junior Cup final and the last four of the ...

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Patterson feels that it’s time for Moulton Harrox to take stock after ‘worst moment in football’

Bobby Patterson admits that everyone at Moulton Harrox needs to sit down and talk about the future after last Friday night’s crushing 7-0 Lincs FA Junior Cup final defeat against Wyberton. The joint Moulton boss describes the humbling loss as his “worst moment in football” and said that he and co-chief Tim Cole are hurting after the embarrassing result. The ...

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Moulton Harrox humbled and ship seven in nightmare final as Wyberton run riot

Moulton Harrox 0 Wyberton 7 Co-boss Bobby Patterson admitted that he was left feeling “disappointed, hurt, embarrassed, upset and emotional” after seeing his Moulton Harrox side humbled 7-0 by Wyberton in the Lincs FA Junior Cup final on Friday night. Harrox had hoped to clinch their sixth victory in the county competition at Boston United’s Jakeman’s Community Stadium, with a ...

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Moulton Harrox are hunting a sixth Lincs Junior Cup crown in Wyberton final showdown

Moulton Harrox are bidding to win the Lincs FA Junior Cup for a sixth time on Friday night as they take on Wyberton in a blockbuster final at Boston United’s Jakemans Community Stadium (7.45pm). The Broad Lane side haven’t reached their usual high standards in the ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division this season, but co-boss Bobby Patterson – who won the ...

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PDFL round-up: Deeping upset Moulton Harrox to end their chances of doing a cup double

Moulton Harrox’s hopes of doing a cup double this season are over after a 2-0 ChromaSport PDFL League Cup semi-final defeat at Deeping Rangers Reserves on Tuesday night. Goals in either half from Jacob Smitheringale (44) and Ben Cowles (74) got the job done for hosts Deeping, who have been promoted as Division One runners-up this season. They will now ...

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PDFL round-up: Tydd are hit for six then lose derby as they miss out on second place

Tydd’s hopes of finishing second in ChromaSport PDFL Division One are over after a 6-0 thrashing at rivals FC Peterborough on Saturdy and 3-2 loss to Moulton Harrox on Tuesday night. The South Holland side were sitting second in the standings last, but have been leapfrogged by FC Peterborough and Deeping Rangers Reserves since. The city side hit three goals ...

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PDFL round-up: Three-sy for Moulton Harrox against Oakham, Tydd climb up to second place

Moulton Harrox remain in the hunt for third place in the ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division after beating Oakham United 3-1 on Saturday. Goals from Callum Davies (2) and Declan Earth steered Bobby Patterson and Tim Cole’s side to all three points at Broad Lane, moving them to within eight points of third-placed Oundle with three games in hand on them. ...

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Saturday football: Vital victory for Pinchbeck, Tulips win again and Holbeach grab derby draw

Pinchbeck United produced a great display to win 3-0 at Newark on Saturday, while Spalding United defeated Corby Town 1-0 and Holbeach United picked up a fine 1-1 draw with Boston Town. Starting in the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North, Pinchbeck kept their hopes of survival alive with an emphatic victory on the road. Spencer Weir-Daley and Neal Spafford gave ...

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Charity match in memory of mum

A local football manager is putting on a special game this week in memory of his mum who he is also to run this year’s London Marathon for. Bobby Patterson, the co-manager of Moulton Harrox, is working with another of his former sides, Holbeach United, to raise even more money for The British Heart Foundation. Margaret Patterson died suddenly aged ...

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PDFL round-up: Cartwright on-target as Moulton Harrox book League Cup semi-final spot

Moulton Harrox moved into the semi-finals of the ChromaSport PDFL League Cup on Friday night with a hard-fought 2-1 victory at Whittlesey Athletic Reserves. Goals from new signing Stacy Cartwright and master marksman Josh Ford sealed the success for Bobby Patterson and Tim Cole’s charges. They are joined in the last four by Stamford Belvedere, Warboys Town and Deeping Rangers ...

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PDFL round-up: Ford and Leggatt both bag doubles as Crowland and Moulton draw thriller

South Holland rivals Crowland Town and Moulton Harrox battled out a six-goal ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division thriller on Saturday. The duo drew 3-3 at Crowland’s Snowden Field home, with Sam Leggatt and Josh Ford netting twice. Joe Cole and Joe Townsend also got in on the act to ensuring that the spoils were shared. Harrox stay fourth and Crowland are ...

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Tydd topple Oundle as Moulton and Crowland also progress in League Cup

Moulton Harrox, Crowland Town and Tydd all won on Saturday to progress to the next round of the ChromaSport Peterborough and District League Cup. Tydd pulled off a shock as the Division One side knocked out Premier Division third placed side Oundle.Kai Scott-Henson’s goal in the 64th minute was enough to send them through. Harrox’s hopes of a cup double ...

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PDFL round-up: Holbeach United Reserves go goal crazy in demolition derby, Tydd Reserves win thriller

Holbeach United Reserves were in red-hot form on Saturday as they crushed South Holland rivals Crowland Town Reserves 10-1. The one-sided ChromaSport PDFL Cup clash saw Kyle Compton, who has had just minutes for the first team recently, helping himself to a hat-trick. Will Barnes (2), Kieron McConnell (2), Ryan Cook, Oliver Foster and sub Connor Bell also notched for ...

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Saturday football: Moulton Harrox held in League Cup, Tydd upset Oakham, Crowland beaten

Moulton Harrox were held to a 0-0 draw by Warboys Town in the ChromaSport PDFL League Cup on Saturday and stay second in Group D. Division One table-toppers Warboys remain top of the group after the stalemate, which was a fair result on the day. Meanwhile, it has been confirmed that Moulton’s Lincs FA Junior Cup final against Wyberton will ...

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Saturday football: Spalding United come from behind to take point, Holbeach United show spirit in defeat

Spalding United were held to a 1-1 draw by lowly Sutton Coldfield Town on Saturday, while Holbeach United’s latest loss was a 3-2 home reverse against Leicester Nirvana. In the Pitching In NPL Midlands Division, Spalding boss Brett Whaley wanted his side to shake off their season-long hoodoo of struggling against sides below them in the table. However, Sutton Coldfield ...

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Captain Coddington at the double as Moulton Harrox battle out draw with leaders Uppingham

Moulton Harrox 2 Uppingham Town 2 Two goals from captain Ashley Coddington earned Moulton Harrox a 2-2 draw with ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division leaders Uppingham Town on Saturday. The defender, who is always a threat from set-pieces, got a rare double for Bobby Patterson and Tim Cole’s charges as they drew for only the second time in the league so ...

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Saturday football round-up: Tulips up to ninth after holding leaders, Holbeach lose again, Moulton hold leaders and big win for Sutton

Spalding United picked up a good point on Saturday as they held title favourites Ilkeston Town to a 0-0 draw at the Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field, while Holbeach United lost 3-0 at Melton Town. Starting in the Pitching In NPL Midlands Division, the Tulips perhaps had the better of the chances in their Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field clash. ...

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PDFL round-up: Ford fires Moulton Harrox to a derby success at Holbeach United Reserves

Two Josh Ford strikes earned Moulton Harrox a 2-1 derby win at Holbeach United Reserves in the ChromaSport PDFL League Cup on Saturday. Ford won and scored a penalty just before the break at Carter’s Park, before his trademark finish late in the game sealed the win. An injury-time consolation gave the Tigers a sniff of a late comeback, but ...

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Saturday football: Impressive away win for Spalding United, Holbeach United lose again and Moulton grab derby glory

Spalding United picked up a fine 2-1 win at promotion-chasing Belper Town on Saturday, while Holbeach United took another step towards relegation after losing 4-1 at rivals Newark. Starting in the Pitching In NPL Midlands Division, goals in each half from Ben Starkie and Gregg Smith gave the Tulips another eye-catching success against one of the league’s big-hitters. Winger Starkie ...

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