|19-May-11||Homepage Headline - "Keeping You Up To Date" The Season has now ended but work continues with preparation for next season. Keep an eye our the website for latest news on pre-season matches, and from the League and Club AGM's|
|15-May-11||Giles adds to squad! - Town player Ben Giles reports Baby boy arrived at 21:07 on Friday 13th - Weighing in at 7lbs 11oz. Mother and son OK - Best wishes from all at Verwood Town|
|11-May-11||Pre-Season starts to take shape already - First friendly announced|
|11-May-11||Verwood Town Reserves - the club is planning to participate with it's Reserves Team in the new Wyvern league next season - more details will appear folowing the Wyvern League AGM|
|7-May-11|| Homepage Headline - "That's a Wrap - End Of Season Awards"
The Season was brought formally to a close with the "Glittering" Verwood Town Presentation Evening for the season past held at the Durley Dean Hotel in Bournemouth (for a few more pictures see Photos)
[Picture]Mike Haskell collects the Manager's Player of the Year Award from Manager Adrian Arnold
Full List Of Awards - First Team: Players Player of the Year - Charlie Elysee, Managers Player of the Year - Mike Haskell, Young Player of Year - Matt Dear, Goal Of The Year - Matt Delaney. Reserve Team: Managers Player of the Year - Ben Giles, Players Player of the Year - Sam Adams. The President's Cup for "Club Person" of the Year was presented to Neville Munson.
|1-May-11||Homepage Headline - "Sports and Social take Spoils in May Day Three Team Tourney" Winning out against 'Spitfires' our visitors from Kent and a Verwood Town XI. Many thanks to all those who helped and gave their time on the day|
|25-Apr-11|| Homepage Headline - "Ringwood Rally Denies Verwood Victory"
Ringwood recover from 2 down to earn a draw in our last match of the season on Easter Monday. Martin Smith (pictured right) and Mike Haskell get on the scoresheet for Verwood
StevieStats™ Corners Verwood 3:Ringwood 6, Attempts on target Verwood 5:Ringwood 4, Attempts off target Verwood 6:Ringwood 4
|23-Apr-11|| Homepage Headline - "Well Earned Point at USP"
Verwood come away with a point from the Victory Stadium against United Services Portsmouth. Verwood behind to a goal 15 seconds after the restart of second half. Mike Haskell levels on 68 mins. Verwood forced to play with 10 men for last 10 minutes (inc injury time) as Lynch (in goal) dismissed for adjudged foul just outside the box
StevieStats™ Corners Portsmouth 8:Verwood 9, Attempts on target Portsmouth 5:Verwood 7, Attempts off target Portsmouth 6:Verwood 7
[Picture] Brad Aspin up for the header
|20-Apr-11|| Homepage Headline - "It's Warmin Up against Warminster"
Verwood win 3-1 aqainst Warminster Town on a warm and pleasant April Evening. Goals from Mike Haskell (2) and Matt Delaney
[Picture] Mike Haskell opens the scoring for Verwood just before the half-hour
|19-Apr-11||Homepage Headline - "Successful Verwood Town Masters" With extreme thanks to our main sponsors TSG, and all those who helped and participated on the day, Verwood Town FC held an extremely successful golf day on Friday 8th April. Photos taken by Andrew Stevens Photography may be viewed and purchased from http://golfpics.andrewstevensphotography.co.uk. A contribution will be made to Verwood Town Football Club from the sale of any photo prints ordered from the Verwood Town golf event or from any Andrew Stevens Photography framed prints purchased. Click on the picture to open Andrew's website.|
|16-Apr-11|| Homepage Headline - "Good for US but not us ?"
Verwood sunk by a goal midway through the second half against third placed US Portsmouth, the teams face each other again next week in Portsmouth.
StevieStats™ Corners Verwood 2:Portsmouth 6, Attempts on target Verwood 2:Portsmouth 6, Attempts off target Verwood 7:Portsmouth 8
On Saturday we welcome United Services Portsmouth to Potterne Park and will be looking to end a run of 4 consecutive defeats against them
(StevieStats™). With just 4 matches remaining this season, it is our first encounter, the return at Portsmouth being next Saturday 23rd April
|9-Apr-11|| Homepage Headline - "Shaft Of Light After Poor Start"
Finding themselves 3-1 down at Shaftesbury after 35 minutes, Verwood do eventually get their act together to win 6-3.
In what will probably be Shaftesbury's last Wessex league match at Cockrams, Verwood recover, helped by reduced numbers in the Shaftesbury side in the second half through injury to win 6-3.
StevieStats™ Corners Shaftesbury 2:Verwood 7, Attempts on target Shaftesbury 4:Verwood 14, Attempts off target Shaftesbury 5:Verwood 9 Verwood Goals Aspin (2), Delaney, Webb, Saxby and Shaftesbury OG
Reserves draw 2-2 at home to Allendale to finish their BDFA fixtures
"Rollercoaster Run-in continues" 2 wins followed by two defeats!. 5-2 defeat tonight at Petersfield in the midweek fixture
StevieStats™ Corners Petersfield 4:Verwood 4, Attempts on target Petersfield 9:Verwood 5, Attempts off target Petersfield 7:Verwood 4
|2-Apr-11|| Homepage Headline - "Badly at Tadley"
Second Half goes badly at Tadley Calleva finishing in a 3-1 loss after taking in a 1-0 half time lead courtesy of a Mike Haskell goal on 16 minutes.
StevieStats™ Corners Tadley 4:Verwood 4, Attempts on target Tadley 7:Verwood 10, Attempts off target Tadley 5:Verwood 11
|29-Mar-11|| Homepage Headline - "Peak Performance on Horndean Hill"
A strong first half performance from Verwood at second placed promotion chasing Horndean with goals from Mike Haskell and Russell Dyer (28 and 45 minutes) providing a half time advantage. Horndean have the benefit of the slope in the second half and Verwood spend a good deal of time on the back foot but hold firm with some solid defensive work and some fine saves from keeper Fawcett. A late penalty provides the home side with hope but it proves too late as the whistle goes on a fine win against quality opposition.
StevieStats™ Corners Horndean 11:Verwood 3, Attempts on target Horndean 9:Verwood 7, Attempts off target Horndean 16:Verwood 3
|26-Mar-11||Homepage Headline - "Birthday Brace for Mike" Birthday Boy Mike Haskell scores 2 goals in Verwood's 4-1 win over Tadley Calleva. Other Verwood goals from Bradley Aspin and Charlie Elysee. We face Tadley once more next Saturday in the away fixture|
|25-Mar-11||Our good friends at Ferndown Sports have advised us of two separate offers that may be of interest see Part Exchange Scheme and Discount Offer for details|
|22-Mar-11|| Homepage Headline - "Amesbury Arrest Verwood's Upward Climb"
A solitary second half goal provides Amesbury with the points and halts the recent Verwood upward climb after successive wins
[Picture] Matt Dear (right) remaining resolute in defence
StevieStats™ Corners Amesbury 4:Verwood 7, Attempts on target Amesbury 7:Verwood 4, Attempts off target Amesbury 2:Verwood 7
|21-Mar-11||In a move that will also allow everybody an opportunity to catch some of the England Euro qualifier next weekend, the fixture at home to Tadley Calleva is a 1:00pm Kick-Off. If you're coming along, then why not join players, officials and management post match at the Verwood Sports and Social Club to see the International as well - Directions to the club can be found on our Directions page (21-Mar)|
|19-Mar-11||Homepage Headline - "East Cowes win sees Verwood Moo've Up the Table" Mike Haskell scores with a lob of the keeper on 14 minutes (pictured). Vics level with a penalty but John Webb's shot restores Verwood's lead on 40 minutes. The second half stays goalless for Verwood to take their first win over East Cowes in 7 attempts. The win sees Verwood continue their upward climb to reach 11th in the table.|
|16-Mar-11||Homepage Headline - "Second Half Strikes Sink Bridge" Two second half strikes from Bradley Aspin (65 mins) and Mike Haskell (89 mins) take the points in the midweek fixture against Stockbridge|
|12-Mar-11|| Homepage Headline - "Points Even vs Portchester"
It finishes 1-1 against second placed AFC Portchester. Verwood take the lead through a Brad Aspin goal after 10 minutes which is levelled by AFC around 10 mins from full time
StevieStats™ Corners Verwood 3:Portchester 2, Attempts on target Verwood 6:Portchester 5, Attempts off target Verwood 3:Portchester 5
|8-Mar-11|| Homepage Headline - "Ringwood Hoodoo Strikes Again"
Verwood lose to a last minute penalty having led 1-0 through a cracking John Webb (pictured) shot just before half time. Verwood have the better of the first half with several chances to take a good lead but Ringwood come out and make a fight of it in the second clinching it at the death
StevieStats™ - Corners Ringwood:5,Verwood:2, Attempts on Target Ringwood:4,Verwood:7 (Haskell 2, Gaijic 2, Saxby, Webb, Edwards), Attempts off Target Ringwood:7,Verwood:5 (Haskell, Saxby, Lynch, Webb, Delaney)
|5-Mar-11|| Homepage Headline - "Becalmed Against Cowes"
All square 1-1 against Cowes Sports in a match that took a long while, and perhaps never really ever came alive
[Picture]Tom Freeman returning in defence, clears a through ball as Verwood are forced onto the back foot by Cowes.
Fresh from only their 2nd win in the league at home this season, Verwood entertain a resurgent Cowes Sports who will be looking for their 5th consecutive Wessex league victory
(StevieStats™ supplied by our Vice Chairman Steve Jefferis!)The Reserves stay fairly local with the short trip to Holt. Later, after the matches don't forget the Games Evening being held at the Verwood Sports and Social Club
|2-Mar-11||Homepage Headline - "Wrixt-Won" David Wrixton (left) coming on as a substitute celebrates scoring Verwood's late winner against Amesbury Town. Verwood win 2-1 against Amesbury Town. Mike Haskell adds to his season goal tally with Verwood's first. Amesbury level just before the half but second half subsitute David Wrixton scores the winner on a very cold Potterne night|
|26-Feb-11||Homepage Headline - "Second Half Upturn for Downton" Downton score three in the second half to win 0-4|
|24-Feb-11||Homepage Headline - "Thursday Night Win" An away victory at Andover New Street. Verwood always pushing forward and looking solid at the back. A Mike Haskell header on 15 mins.|
|15-Feb-11||Wessex League 25th Anniversary Charity Match - A special fixture which may be of interest being played at Wimborne Town FC's ground on Sunday 27th February 3:00pm between Wimborne Town's 1992 FA Vase winning team and a Wessex League All Time XI|
|14-Feb-11||FA Vase Watch - Congratulations to Poole Town, the one remaining Sydenhams Wessex League side, in progressing to the last eight with a fine win over fancied Spennymoor. Interestingly, the quarter final draw made on Monday has drawn them at home to Verwood's 3rd round victors Torpoint Athletic|
|12-Feb-11||Homepage Headline - "Every Whitchurch Way But Lose" Plenty of possession, plenty of chances but it's Whitchurch United who claim the win in a high scoring match by 4-3 (half-time 3-3) Verwood goals from Saxby, Haskell and Aspin. Reserves win 6-1 over Ferndown Town Greenfields|
|5-Feb-11||Homepage Headline - "Bullish Cowes Charge Back to Earn Draw" A Potterne goalfest as the 1st team draw 3-3 with East Cowes Vics and the Reserves win 4-3 over Harrington Utd. East Cowes Victoria overturn a two goal half time deficit and then grab a late equaliser after Verwood had gone ahead again. Final Score 3-3. Verwood goals from Lynch, Saxby and Haskell.|
|3-Feb-11||Both teams in action at Potterne Park this Saturday! - The Reserves kick off in the earlier starting match (on Pitch 2) against Harrington United whilst the 1st team entertain our Island visitors East Cowes Victoria at 3:00pm.|
|29-Jan-11||Homepage Headline - "All Guns Blazing as Fleet Sunk" Seven goals, a Super team performance, and all that after going a goal behind. A 7-2 win at Fleet Spurs, a Hat-Trick from Mike Haskell, further goals from Bradley Aspin, John Webb, Sam Lanahan, and Chris Lynch|
|25-Jan-11||Homepage Headline - "Verwood Town FC Games Evening" Announcing the Verwood Town FC Games Evening - Verwood Sports and Social Club Saturday 5th March|
|25-Jan-11||Keeping a watch - always interesting to see how teams you went out to in a cup fare in later rounds. Our last FA Vase opponents Torpoint went on to beat Bloxwich 2-3, despite being 2 goals down with 15 mins to go. They have now earned a last 16 tie home to Billingham Synthonia (Teeside) who will have to make the 380 mile trip to Cornwall|
|25-Jan-11||Verwood Town FC Golf Day at Crane Valley on Friday 8th April. Tee times start at 9am and the entrance fee is £40 per player in teams of 4. For this you get a coffee on arrival, 18 holes and a 2 course meal. Excellent prizes and trophies on offer with the best individual score in the stableford being a week in Portugal For bookings contact Neville Munson via email or phone 01202 820271|
|15-Jan-11||Homepage Headline - "Hythe Hang On" It's 0-0 as Verwood draw against Hythe and Dibden. Both teams give a good account of themselves in the gusty conditions. Verwood push hard in the second half but fail to find a winner.|
|13-Jan-11||100,000 Home Page Hits reached - this morning, the web counter passed this particular milestone|
|8-Jan-11||Homepage Headline - "Reserves Finish Level Against Rangers" Reserves finish 1-1 at home to Twynham Rangers (photos posted see Photos. The first team match at Horndean was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch|
|3-Jan-11|| Homepage Headline - "Penalty Agony Against Andover"
Having puled back a 0-2 deficit, an Andover New Street penalty seals three points for the visitors
[Picture] Nathan Saxby (red) scorer of Verwood's equaliser
|29-Dec-10||Homepage Headline - "Festive Friendly Survives the Fog" Not sure how much the fog had cleared for the Vets as the Reserves had a resounding win in an event was enjoyed by all. Clearly all will be fogged after the post match at the Sports and Social Club|
|27-Dec-10||POSTPONED The match at Ringwood on Monday 27th postponed. Snow is still covering the area and frozen !!|
|24-Dec-10||As we are in the Festive Season and approaching the end of the Year, a big thank you to all the supporters and friends of Verwood Town FC, especially those who turn up regularly at our matches and those who help out on match days with all the pre and post match activities. Thanks also to the many occasional visitors both near and far who pop in to see us throughout the season, we do enjoy your company and welcome your feedback! ..and finally a very big thank you to all of our playing an coaching staff. You all have lots of matches to play in the New Year, so take it easy (perhaps! )|
|20-Dec-10||Homepage Headline - "Festive Friendly 2010" Announcing a special Festive match on Wednesday 29th December Kick-Off 6:15pm. A Veterans team, under the management of Adi, Galer and Bernie take on a Reserves team run by Richard Stainer with able help no doubt from Wattsy. The match is scheduled to kick off at 6.15pm on Wednesday 29th December at Potterne Park with after match celebrations including food at the Social club. If the match has to be called off, we will still go to the Social club, meeting at 7.30pm - Any enquiries to Neville Munson|
|15-Dec-10||Homepage Headline - "Torpoint Triumph in Vase Game" Torpoint Athletic triumph over Verwood and win the much delayed 3rd round FA Carlsberg Vase Match 5-2 on Wednesday to earn a fourth round tie against Bloxwich United. We hope you have a safe journey home and good luck in the next round|
|14-Dec-10||Homepage Headline - "Vase Action This Wednesday" With a brief respite in the Weather before the next Ice Age, we welcome our visitiors from Torpoint Athletic to Potterne Park for the much delayed FA Carlsberg 3rd round tie on Wednesday 15th December - Kick-Off at 7:45pm|
|11-Dec-10||Homepage Headline - "Third Time Unlucky - Postponed Again !!" Our 3rd Round Tie vs Torpoint at Potterne Park on Saturday 11th has again been postponed due frozen ground.|
|7-Dec-10||Homepage Headline - "Second Postponement - Now on Saturday 11th" The Midweek rearrangement of our FA Carlsberg Vase match with Torpoint Athletic has again been postponed - It is now scheduled for this Saturday 11th December. The winners of this tie will be away in the Midlands at either Heath Hayes or Bloxwich United who play their tie on Saturday also Lets hope the weather improves|
|4-Dec-10||Homepage Headline - "Postponed" Our 3rd Round Tie vs Torpoint has been Postponed. Overnight weather whilst improving the situation was not sufficient enough to enable the game to proceed. Rearranged date is Wednesday 8th December|
|29-Nov-10||Advance Notice - Our Christmas Bank Holiday Wessex League Local Derby at Ringwood Town will take place on Monday 27th December and (subject to final confirmation) kick-off at 12:30pm|
|27-Nov-10||Homepage Headline - "Vase Match Next Up at Potterne" Subject to the weather of course, our next match is the visit of Torpoint Athletic from Cornwall in the FA Carlsberg Vase 3rd Round proper|
|20-Nov-10||Homepage Headline - "Saxby Opens the Scoring as Verwood win 5-0" Nathan Saxby celebrates his debut goal for Verwood as they put 5 past Petersfield without reply. Haskell, Dyer, Smith and Lanahan grab the other goals all scored in the first half|
|16-Nov-10|| Homepage Headline - "Half Way Wobble Hands Poppies Win"
Two Poppies goals a minute either side of half time result in an uphill battle for Verwood in their League Cup encounter at Bournemouth.
[Picture]Sam Lanahan on as sub and helping create a few problems for Bournemouth as Town attempt to get something back from the game
FA Vase 3rd Round Draw - Verwood at home to Torpoint Athletic on Saturday 4th December
Torpoint Athletic had one of the results of the round last Saturday with a super win 7-3 at Bristol Manor Farm. Torpoint (www.torpointathletic.co.uk) play their football in the South West Peninsula Premier League (www.swpleague.co.uk) which is at Non-league Step 6, similar to Wessex League Division 1. In the league they are going very well in 6th place P14, W9, D3, L2. In the FA Cup this year, they beat St Blazey 5-1 before going on to beat our victors Odd Down 0-1 in a replay after a 1-1 draw and finally going out 2-4 to Clevedon Town. Before Saturday's victory at Bristol Manor in the Vase, they had wins over Radstock Town 4-1 and then Wadebridge Town 0-3
|13-Nov-10||Homepage Headline - "Yes! - Haskell and Delaney Goals put Verwood in the Hat for 3rd Round Draw" Mike Haskell (scorer of Verwood's first) leaves the pitch at the end of a tough FA Vase match which ends with a Verwood victory over Keynsham Town. Matt Delaney scored the Verwood second after Keynsham had levelled. After 4 Vase matches (including 2 qualifying rounds), we now await the 3rd round draw on Monday|
|6-Nov-10||Homepage Headline - "Phewsy!" Dan Fawcett pulls off a fine save tipping Pewsey Vale's late first half free kick over the bar. It ends goalless, both sides having periods of domination.|
|3-Nov-10|| Homepage Headline - "Cup Bow Out Against Borough"
Poole Borough become one of the many away teams to benefit at Potterne this season as they take victory in the Dorset Senior Cup Match.
[Picture] Mike Haskell in the thick of the action as Verwood try to force an equaliser whilst 2-1 down. Verwood lose 3-1 to Poole Borough in the Dorset Senior Cup. Poole take the victory after a goalless first half
|30-Oct-10||Homepage Headline - "Draws All Round as Summertime Draws to a Close" First Team draw 1-1 at Cowes Sports. Pete King (pictured right) opens the scoring early, but Cowes level during the first half and it stays that way. Meanwhile the Reserves play out a high scoring 4-4 draw at home to Tuakana. Floodlights at the ready from now on as the clocks change tonight!|
|23-Oct-10||Homepage Headline - "Whitchurch Win at Potterne" Whitchurch win 3-1 at Potterne. Verwood score through a Matt Newbery Penalty but the visitors go away with 3 points as Verwood fail to convert a second penalty or make the most of the advantage as Whitchurch are reduced to 10 men|
Quiz Night Success
A succesful Verwood Town Quiz night held on Friday evening at the Verwod Hub with the eventual winners of a very close competition decided on a Tie Break question after they had equal points !!
|20-Oct-10|| Homepage Headline - "Friday Night is Quiz Night"
It's the 2010 Verwood Town Fun Quiz Night - For teams of up to 6 people Friday 22nd October with KO at 7:30pm at the Verwood Hub - Price is £8.50/head which includes hot meal (Curry or Veg alternative).
Tickets - contact Steve Jefferis 01202 821141, or Roy Mortimer 07801 713462
|16-Oct-10||Homepage Headline - "The Returning King" Pete King opens the scoring at AFC Portchester (pictured). An equaliser just before half time sends the teams in level. Verwood start stronger in the second half and take a 3-1 lead with goals from Dyer and Delaney. It finishes with a Verwood win 3-2.|
|13-Oct-10|| Homepage Headline - "Stuttering Against Shaftesbury"
Eight goals with Verwood twice taking a two goal lead, but Shaftesbury won't lie down and it finishes 4-4
Four different scorers in the form of Martin Smith, Matt Delaney, Charlie Elysee and Matt Newbury. Verwood lead at 2-0 and 3-1 but Shaftesbury never surrender and it ends level
|13-Oct-10||At long last, after 3 Cup matches in succession, it's back to League action this Wednesday with the visit of Shaftesbury. Both teams are in need of picking up league points with Shaftesbury currently in 16th place with Verwood immediately beneath them!|
|9-Oct-10||Homepage Headline - "A Matt Finish" Matt Newbery scores both goals (one from the spot) as Verwood come from behind to win 2-1 at Parley Sports in the Dorset Senior Cup|
|2-Oct-10||Homepage Headline - "Murray's Mint" James Murray (pictured right, after scoring his second goal) , playing up front in a changed Verwood line-up scores both goals in the Wessex League Cup win over Andover New Street|
|2-Oct-10||Homepage Headline - "Haskell Heads Verwood Into Next Round" Mike Haskell (pictured scoring above), puts Verwood into the next round of the FA Carlsberg Vase with an extra time winner against Budleigh Salterton (1-0). Next Round draw is on Monday with the round being played on Saturday 13th November.|
|29-Sep-10||The FA Carlsberg Vase takes centre stage this weekend with the 1st Round proper. On Saturday, we welcome Players, Management and Supporters from Budleigh Salterton FC to Potterne Park. We hope you have a safe and pleasant journey from Devon. Budleigh play their football in the South West Peninsula League Division One (East) and beat higher league opposition Liskeard 3-0 in the last qualifying round.|
|28-Sep-10||I stumbled upon the following Internet article, a somewhat light hearted take on National 'Non League Day' and the recent match between Welton Rovers and Verwood Town Click here to take a look|
|25-Sep-10||Homepage Headline - "Dyer Delivery Sets up Success at Stockbridge" Russell Dyer (pictured), seen here scoring Verwood's opener after 5 mins in the 3-1 win at Stockbridge|
|21-Sep-10||The Club's very best wishes and thoughts go to goalkeeper Adam Tong, who is currently in hospital and undergoing operation and procedures to aid recovery of his broken ribs and punctured lung sustained in the match last Saturday|
|18-Sep-10||Homepage Headline - "Jason Hat-Trick delivers Hammer blow to Hammers" Jason Lovell (pictured) scores a hat trick as Verwood come from 2 behind to win the Vase tie 3-2 in extra time at Hamworthy United|
|11-Sep-10||Homepage Headline - "Hythe Hand Verwood Defeat" Verwood go down 2-0 at Hythe and Dibden|
|4-Sep-10||Homepage Headline - "Haskell Brace heads Verwood into next Round" Smashing weeekend for Verwood with an FA Vase win at Welton 0-3 to earn a next round tie against Hamworthy United. The Reserves start the season with a 0-5 win against St Mary's|
|31-Aug-10||Homepage Headline - "Reserves Run Out Against Rossgarth" In their last pre-seson friendly, Verwood Town Reserves take on Rossgarth Under 18 Teams in a friendly hosted at Potterne Park. The new BDFA season starts on Saturday with an away fixture vs St Mary's|
|30-Aug-10|| Homepage Headline - "Wiltshire Wandering Earns Another Point"
[Picture] Luke Homer scores for Verwood in the 1-1 draw at Warminster Town.
Strangely, all of Verwood's away League games have been in Wiltshire so far.
Forced changes result in a a much changed Verwood side travelling to Warminster on Bank Holiday Monday. To their credit, they come away with a 1-1 draw and retain Verwood's unbeaten away form this season (which might help us forget about our home form!)
|28-Aug-10||Homepage Headline - "Second Half Haemorrhage against Horndean" With shades of similarity to last weeks Fleet Spurs game. A late start and Verwood once again take an early lead and hold it, this time for the entire first half. Horndean come out and quickly turn it around and take a 5-2 win away from Potterne. Verwood goals from Mike Haskell and Charlie Elysee.|
|24-Aug-10||Homepage Headline - "Matt-Trick !!" Matt Newbery hits 3 as Verwood come from 2-0 behind to win 3-2 at Pewsey Vale|
|21-Aug-10|| Homepage Headline - "Defeat by Fleet"
Fleet overcome 1-0 deficit to return a 4-1 scoreline at Potterne.
Verwood take the lead and hold it for much of the first half in a late starting match at Potterne due to traffic problems. Fleet Spurs get into gear towards the end of the half and score two quick goals to take a half time lead which is further extended after the break
[Picture] Matt Dear jumps clear
|18-Aug-10|| Homepage Headline - "Odd 1 in 4 Down"
Odd Down win the FA Cup replay 4-1 on Wednesday Evening.
FA Cup exit 4-1 to Odd Down. After Mike Haskell pulls one back for Verwood, a late first half goal sends Odd Down in 3-1 up and it's Down who have the better of the second half eventually scoring with a goal at the death to make it 4. We wish them well in the next round.
|16-Aug-10||A 1-1 draw at Odd Down on Saturday means that FA Cup Action comes to Potterne this Wednesday 18th August with the replay against Odd Down|
|14-Aug-10||Homepage Headline - "Haskell Header Heralds Replay" Mike Haskell responds to the Odd Down goal after 80 minutes with a header to earn Verwood an FA Cup replay at Potterne this Wednesday 18th August at 7:45pm - Be there !!|
Homepage Headline - "New Signing Watches Reserves Win Over Witchampton" Ahead of Verwood's first ever FA Cup encounter this weekend, Paul Arnold pops into Potterne with another new Verwood signing to catch the Reserve Team action
..on the field, Verwood hit the net 5 times
|7-Aug-10|| Homepage Headline - "Opening Day Draw at Downton"
An entertaining but goalless draw opens the season at neighbours Downton
[Picture] Russell Dyer about to put a cross in for Verwood
|3-Aug-10||Homepage Headline - "Final Friendly at Hamworthy Rec" The final friendly of the pre-season ends in a 3-2 win over last season's Dorset Premier Champions, Hamworthy Recreation. Goals from Elysee, Arnold and Haskell (pictured)|
|24-Jul-10||Homepage Headline - "Verwood Find Win in New Forest Friendly" Verwood come away with 3-0 win at Lyndhurst on a busy summer Saturday (some of our supporters are still circumnavigating the one-way system)|
|17-Jul-10|| Homepage Headline - "Four goals at Holt"
Local friendly at Holt United ends 4-2. Verwood Goals from Elysee (2), Faulkner, Dyer in a game where 3 penalties were awarded
[Picture] Adam Faulkner squares up to score Verwood's third
|13-Jul-10||Homepage Headline - "Two Nil at Totton in Friendly Opener" A second half shot from Marc Harrison (top) and a Charlie Elysee header (bottom) provide Verwood with a win in the first friendly of the season against AFC Totton Reserves|
|8-Jul-10||FA Cup draws made today - Verwood in the FA Cup for the very first time !! - We are away at Odd Down (Bath) on Saturday 14-August. The FA Vase draw was also made today and we have another away tie, this time at Welton Rovers on 4th September|
|7-Jul-10||Homepage Headline - "Feel The Burn" Verwood Town in training ahead of the new season. Feeling the burn in those muscles during the fitness session. The grass also looking pretty burnt after the recent dry weather!|
|22-Jun-10||Getting ready for the New Season! - for earlier News items from Last season see Season 2009/10 News|
|22-Jun-10||Pre-Season training - begins on 29th June at Potterne Park. 7:00pm for a 7:30 start|
|22-Jun-10||The Club AGM is being held this Thursday, 24th June at the Verwood Sports and Social Club - starts 7:00pm|
|18-Jun-10||A reminder that the Wheelchair Football group based at Verwood Leisure Centre meets on the first Friday of every month from 6.00 - 7.00pm. Sessions cost just £2|
|Older news available from Previous Season's news Page|