Marrs to face former club in early crunch match

Brighton host Gillingham in May 2014Brighton’s new manager James Marrs is in line for a quick reunion with the club he left last month after his new team were pitted against Gillingham in their second Premier League fixture of the new season.

Marrs, who led the Gills to second place in last season’s competition, took over the Seagulls just a couple of weeks after the end of the campaign.

His penultimate game in charge of the Kent side was at Brighton on May 11. Now the two South East clubs renew rivalries with a lot of added spice in the fixture. Continue reading

Wride on brink of Super League after feeling the heat in US

Hollie Wride (Photo: Darran Stevens)

At the age of 20 Hollie Wride is set to take the step up from Chichester City to the Super League (Photo: Darran Stevens)

Sent Her Forward exclusive

Midfielder Hollie Wride has made the giant leap from Chichester City to the Super League – after finding herself in the wrong place at the wrong time. Continue reading

Chichester gear up for promotion campaign

Matt Wright (Photo: Darran Stevens)

Wright believes Chichester City are ready to step up to the Premier League (Photo: Darran Stevens)

Chichester City are stepping up their pre-season preparations to unprecedented levels as they target promotion to the Premier League.

The club, who fell just short in last season’s South West Combination (now one of the regional Division Ones under the FAW Premier League restructuring), are determined to reach the Premier League this time round – and are ready to invest more resources to ensure it happens. Continue reading