Pinchbeck United

Dunn’s delight as under-strength Pinchbeck United bag amazing Lutterworth win

LUTTERWORTH TOWN 1 PINCHBECK UTD 2 Severely depleted Pinchbeck United pulled off one of their best results of the season as they came from behind to beat promotion hopefuls Lutterworth Town 2-1 on Saturday. The ChromaSport UCL Division One champions were without half of their regular line-up – and fell behind early on. But second-half strikes from player/boss Ian Dunn ...

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Saturday football: Ten-man Tigers stun Pagnell, depleted Pinchbeck win again, Tulips lose on final day

Holbeach United and Pinchbeck United both picked up impressive wins on Saturday, while Spalding United closed out their season with a derby defeat. Starting with Holbeach, they produced a stirring showing to defeat title-chasing Newport Pagnell Town 2-1 in the ChromaSport PDFL Premier Division. Charley Sanders (5) fired the Tigers ahead early on at Carter’s Park, but was sent off ...

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‘Pay what you want’ to see Pinchbeck United lift UCL Division One trophy on Tuesday

Champions Pinchbeck United are hoping to attract a bumper crowd for their final home game of the season – by offering fans the chance to pay what they want to enter. The Knights will once again get their hands on the ChromaSport UCL Division One trophy after Tuesday night’s Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field clash with Harrowby United (7.45pm). Entry ...

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Tuesday football: Sheffield FC smash five past Spalding United, Pinchbeck pegged back at Irchester

Spalding United were humbled 5-1 at Sheffield FC on Tuesday night, while Pinchbeck United drew 1-1 at Irchester United. Waide Fairhurst fired the hosts ahead from the penalty spot on 18 minutes as the Tulips made a sloppy start to the Evo-Stik NPL First Division South showdown. It was 2-0 when Andy Gascoigne (23) netted a left-footed finish, before Jamie ...

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Saturday football: Holbeach United and Moulton Harrox see their title hopes fade

A defeat at Eynesbury Rovers on Saturday saw Holbeach United’s hopes of winning the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division take a sizeable hit. A first-half goal from Danny Draper sentenced the Tigers to a 1-0 loss at Eynesbury, which means they are now seven points behind leaders Yaxley with just three games left to play. Seb Hayes’ Holbeach (fourth) do host ...

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Champions! Pinchbeck United clinch title with Thrapston Town draw

Thrapston Town 2 Pinchbeck United 2 Pinchbeck United lifted the ChromaSport UCL Division One title on Tuesday night after getting the point they needed at Thrapston Town. The Knights, who are playing in their first-ever season in the league, celebrated their amazing success after the whistle at Chancery Lane – despite throwing away a 2-0 lead against ten men. Ollie ...

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Saturday football: Amazing away wins for Spalding United and Holbeach United

Spalding United and Holbeach United enjoyed impressive away wins on Saturday as they both continued their excellent recent form. Starting with Spalding, they followed up Thursday night’s emphatic 8-1 win at Gresley with an arguably even better 3-2 success at high-flying Bedworth United. No shock looked to be on the cards when Kyle Minto put the promtion-chasing hosts ahead on ...

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Late Maltby winner sparks a Pinchbeck United promotion party

Pinchbeck Utd 2 Potton Utd 1 Ollie Maltby’s late winner fired table-topping Pinchbeck United to a 2-1 triumph over Potton United on Saturday – and clinched them promotion to the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division. The Knights, who are in their first-ever season in UCL Division One, are now just one point away from sealing the title after a hard-fought victory ...

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‘Statement win’ would put Pinchbeck United on the brink of UCL Division One title

Relentless Pinchbeck United can take a giant step towards winning the ChromaSport UCL Division One title this weekend. Victory over second-placed Potton United at the Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field (3pm kick-off) will see the Knights move to within one point of being crowned champions – and also securing them promotion to the UCL Premier Division. The fixture is Pinchbeck’s ...

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Dunn happy to see Pinchbeck United escape with Burton draw after losing five first-teamers

BURTON PW 2 PINCHBECK UTD 2 Title-chasing Pinchbeck United dodged a bullet on Saturday as they picked up a 2-2 draw at mid-table Burton Park Wanderers. Player/boss Ian Dunn (18) nodded the Knights ahead at Latimer Park, but the hosts hit back through a Dylan Otshudy effort (22) and a stunning Mark Forbes free-kick (30). Burton’s Karabo Motshweni and Pinchbeck’s ...

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Saturday round-up: Six-y stuff from Holbeach United, Pinchbeck United held and Moulton Harrox reach final

Holbeach United smashed six goals on Saturday to keep their upturn in form going, while Pinchbeck United secured a draw on the road to stay on-course for the title. Starting in the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division, goals from Luke Avis (2), Charley Sanders (2), Lewis Leckie and George Zuerner gave Holbeach a 6-0 victory over Oadby Town at Carter’s Park. ...

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Substance over style for Pinchbeck United chief Dunn as they aim to close on title

After seeing their Easter games washed out, Pinchbeck United player/boss Ian Dunn admits that his team’s bid to wrap-up the ChromaSport UCL Division One title has become a little bit harder. Although the Knights are still sitting pretty at the top, some eight points clear of Potton United with two games in hand, they must now play five games in ...

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Monday football: All three games involving South Holland sides postponed after heavy rain

Easter Monday’s football fixtures have all been postponed thanks to the heavy rain. Spalding United’s trip to Peterborough Sports in Evo-Stik NPL First Division South, Holbeach United’s home derby with Wisbech Town (ChromaSport UCL Premier Division) and Pinchbeck United’s Sir Halley showdown with Harrowby United (UCL Division One) were all victims of waterlogged pitches. New dates for the fixtures are ...

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Saturday football: Bird hat-trick gets Holbeach United flying again

A hat-trick from Will Bird helped Holbeach United get back to winning ways on Saturday, but Pinchbeck United saw yet another weekend fixture postponed. Holbeach, who had lost two on the spin in the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division, climbed up to fourth in the table with a 4-0 win at struggling St Andrews. Bird’s treble and a Mitch Griffiths strike ...

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Pinchbeck United boss Dunn admits he was dismayed by ‘amateurish’ rivals

Ian Dunn admits that he and his Pinchbeck United side are beginning to feel like nobody in ChromaSport UCL Division One wants to play against them. The Pinchbeck player/boss was angry after seeing Saturday’s trip to Thrapston Town called off because the hosts were unable to raise a side, meaning the table-toppers hadn’t played since March 6. Dunn has called ...

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Saturday football: Amazing Alvechurch win for Tulips, but Tigers are defeated at Desborough

Spalding United picked up an incredible 2-1 win at Alvechurch on Saturday to all but secure their future in Evo-Stik NPL First Division South, while Holbeach United’s hopes of winning the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division title took a huge hit as they went down 3-1 at Desborough Town. Starting with the Tulips, a double from Ben Davison (20 and 68) ...

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Dunn feels Pinchbeck United won’t lose momentum after enforced break

Having seen their last three weekend fixtures wiped out by the weather, Pinchbeck United player/boss Ian Dunn hopes that his side will be able to pick up where they left off. The Knights, who are 11 points clear at the top of the ChromaSport UCL Division One table, have only played once in the last month. They’re expecting to finally ...

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Saturday football: Tulips held by Belper as Tigers and Pinchbeck are left kicking their heels

Spalding United were held to a 1-1 draw by Belper Town in Evo-Stik NPL First Division South on Saturday, while Holbeach United and Pinchbeck United were without a game. On a day hit by freezing temperatures and adverse weather, Spalding took a first-half lead thanks to Danny Brooks’ first-half penalty (18). However, Belper levelled on 62 minutes thanks to a ...

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Dunn feels rivals don’t know how to beat Pinchbeck United ahead of ‘exciting’ Irchester test

Ian Dunn is expecting an exciting game on Saturday as he takes ChromaSport UCL Division One champions-elect Pinchbeck United to Irchester United (3pm). The Knights, who are 14 points clear at the top, need a maximum of 11 points to be sure of their maiden UCL title. Player/boss Dunn is relaxed ahead of the clash, admitting that Pinchbeck’s divisional rivals ...

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Tidswell talks up Pinchbeck United with his third UCL title on the horizon

Having won the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division title and golden boot twice in his career, many eyebrows were raised when Andrew Tidswell opted to end his self-imposed exile and sign for Pinchbeck United last summer. One of the top South Holland talents of the past decade, many saw playing for the Knights – then newly-promoted to UCL Division One – ...

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