Pinchbeck United

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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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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Thorogood knows March is a key move for Pinchbeck United as they prepare for Nirvana trip

Lewis Thorogood feels that March will be a key month in Pinchbeck United’s bid to stay in the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North. The Knights, who sit in the relegation zone ahead of the weekend’s fixtures, have just seven games left to play this season and are playing catch-up on direct rivals Selston and Newark. Starting with a trip to ...

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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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Thorogood remains confident that Pinchbeck United will beat the drop ahead of free weekend

Lewis Thorogood remains confident that Pinchbeck United will stave off relegation from the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North this season. Pinchbeck are two points behind rivals Newark and Selston in the standings, with one of them likely to join rock bottom Holbeach United in falling through the trap door. This weekend sees the Knights without a fixture, while Newark host ...

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Thorogood admits that a below-par first half cost Pinchbeck United dear in Sleaford derby defeat

Sleaford Town 2 Pinchbeck United 1 Boss Lewis Thorogood bemoaned a sloppy first half as his Pinchbeck United side were beaten 2-1 at Sleaford Town on Saturday. The Knights stay in the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North drop zone after first-half goals from Danny Durkin and Joe Smith at a very wet and windy Eslaforde Park. Ben Johnson did pull ...

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Saturday football: Derby defeats for Pinchbeck and Holbeach United, Spalding and Moulton see their games rained off

Both Holbeach United and Pinchbeck United suffered defeats on Saturday as the recent bad weather ripped through many of the other football fixtures. Indeed, Spalding United and Moulton Harrox were among the South Holland sides to see their games called off, with their fixtures against Ilkeston Town and Oakham United respectively rained off. There was some action in the Uhlsport ...

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Pinchbeck United eye another derby success ahead of tricky trip to Sleaford Town

Pinchbeck United are hunting for their second Lincolnshire derby win in seven days as they visit Sleaford Town on Saturday (3pm). The Knights, full of confidence after last weekend’s 2-0 victory at Boston Town, will once again be underdogs for the game at Eslaforde Park – given Sleaford’s upturn in form this season. Regular relegation candidates in recent seasons, the ...

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Boss Thorogood praises ‘great’ derby win as Pinchbeck United focus on surviving relegation

Boston Town 0 Pinchbeck United 2 Lewis Thorogood praised his Pinchbeck United side as a massive 2-0 derby victory at Boston Town on Saturday kept their survival bid in the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North very much alive. Pinchbeck grabbed their first win since mid-November as they stunned their high-flying hosts Boston with second-half goals from Avi Vieira and Nathan ...

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Saturday football: Huge derby win for Pinchbeck, Tulips soundly beaten at home, Holbeach edge towards the drop after latest loss

Pinchbeck United pulled off a superb derby victory on Saturday as they won 2-0 at rivals Boston Town, while Spalding United slipped up 3-0 at home to Carlton Town and Holbeach United lost 3-0 against visitors Heanor Town. Starting in the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North, Pinchbeck grabbed their first win since mid-November as they stunned high-flying hosts Boston Town ...

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Relegation-threatened Pinchbeck United told not to panic ahead of derby at Boston Town

Upbeat boss Lewis Thorogood insists that nobody at Pinchbeck United is panicking despite seeing the club drop into the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North drop zone on Saturday. Pinchbeck’s 4-0 loss at home to Long Eaton United on Saturday, coupled with Selston’s 3-2 win over Holbeach United, leaves them two points from safety with nine games left, having played four ...

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Thorogood happy with Pinchbeck United showing despite loss against league leaders

Pinchbeck United 0 Long Eaton United 4 Pinchbeck United are now in the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North drop zone after suffering a 4-0 home defeat against leaders Long Eaton United on Saturday. They were soundly seen off by the unbeaten table-toppers at the Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field, with Kameron Campbell (15), Marley Fearon (39), Sam Parker (89) and ...

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Saturday football: Dec fires Harrox into county final, Smith stunner seals super Spalding win, Holbeach and Pinchbeck both beaten

A Declan Earth double helped Moulton Harrox defeat Grantham Town Academy 2-0 on Saturday to send them into the final of the Lincs FA Junior Cup, while Spalding United beat high-flying hosts Halesowen Town 1-0 and both Pinchbeck United and Holbeach United were defeated. Starting with Moulton, they booked a county final date with Wyberton after a fine victory at ...

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Pinchbeck United must be up for clash against ‘champions elect’ Long Eaton

Lewis Thorogood admits that Pinchbeck United might not like the look of the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North table on Saturday night. The Knights face the daunting task of hosting league leaders Long Eaton United on Saturday (3pm), with the visitors having not lost a league game in two seasons. At the same time Selston, who are a point and ...

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Thorogood feels Pinchbeck United deserved draw in thriller at Melton

Melton Town 4 Pinchbeck United 3 Boss Lewis Thorogood felt his Pinchbeck United side deserved at least a point after seeing them go down 4-3 in a cracker at Melton Town on Saturday. The Knights went ahead early on thanks to Harry Peasgood, but goals from Cameron Gilchrist (13), Zak Munton (28 and 52) and Cameron Smith (43) moved the ...

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Saturday football: Macleod double gives Tulips fine win, Pinchbeck and Tigers both beaten

Two goals from leading scorer Jordan Macleod gave Spalding United a 2-0 win over Sporting Khalsa on Saturday, while Pinchbeck United went down 4-3 at Melton Town and Holbeach United lost 4-1 at Eastwood. Starting at the Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field, Brett Whaley’s Tulips ended their two-game losing streak in the Pitching In NPL Midlands Division with the best ...

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Pinchbeck United lose key man Jackson to Skegness ahead of trip to Melton

Pinchbeck United’s battle to stave off relegation has been dealt a blow, with key defender Nick Jackson leaving for rivals Skegness Town. The experienced left-sided centre-back, who only joined from Holbeach United at the back end of 2021, will leave a sizeable hold in the Knights’ defence. Boss Lewis Thorogood isn’t fazed by the departure, though, as he prepares for ...

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No shame in loss to ‘best team in UCL’ admits Pinchbeck United boss Thorogood

Pinchbeck United 1 Gresley Rovers 5 Boss Lewis Thorogood admitted that his Pinchbeck United side were beaten by “the best team in the UCL” after going down 5-1 to Gresley Rovers on Saturday. Gresley, who sit second in Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North, put in an impressive performance at the Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field to keep the Knights 16th ...

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Saturday football: Tulips beaten at Daventry, Pinchbeck thrashed, Tigers game off and Moulton hit TEN past Sutton

Spalding United slipped to their second defeat on the spin as they went down 2-1 at lowly Daventry Town on Saturday, while Pinchbeck United were thumped 5-1 at home by Gresley, Holbeach United saw their game postponed and Moulton Harrox thrashed Long Sutton Athletic 10-0. Starting with the Tulips, they were surprisingly beaten at Pitching In NPL Midlands Division strugglers ...

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Thorogood: Gresley game is the first of 12 ‘cup finals’ for Pinchbeck United

Lewis Thorogood has told his Pinchbeck United players to roll up their sleeves and prepare for a relegation battle in the final 12 games of the Uhlsport UCL Premier Division North season. The Knights are 16th in the 18-team division after 22 games, but 17th-placed Selston are just two points behind them and have a hefty four games in hand. ...

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