Promising Portsmouth performance suggests upheaval all but over

Action from Crawley Wasps v Portsmouth, July 30 2017 (Photo: Sent Her Forward)

Crawley Wasps managed to bridge the two-division gap with Portsmouth but succumbed to three quickfire second-half goals

Crawley Wasps 1 (Rabson 2)
Portsmouth 5 (R Tonks 32; Albuery 38; Bell 56; Panting 60; Stephens 63)

Portsmouth’s agonisingly long period of transition following the break-up of their championship-winning side might finally be almost at an end. Continue reading


Chichester’s trigger-happy young guns fire warning shots to rivals


Jade Widdows scores her first goal against Crawley Wasps, July 31 2016 (Photo: John Holden)

Jade Widdows converted a superb cross with a flying header for her first goal (Photo: John Holden)

Crawley Wasps 1 (Fine 97) Chichester City 7 (Albuery 1, 62, 79; Widdows 5, 7; Foster 56; Cheshire 119)

Two of Sussex’s most ambitious clubs took another step towards the new season in a pre-season friendly¬†with a difference at Ewhurst. Continue reading