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19-Mar-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Tough at Title Chasing Romsey"
Romsey confirm their title chasing credentials as we go down 3-0 in this midweek away fixture. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Sam Thompson
16-Mar-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Not Our Day Today"
Reduced to 10 men and fighting into a strong wind made for a difficult first half today. It didn't get any better in the second as we lose to Whitchurch 3-0. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Sam Thompson
12-Mar-19
hlpix "End of Season Awards Presentation Evening" - End of Season Presentation Evening will soon be here - book your places online here
09-Mar-19
hlpix "Nice to Have" - Anji Hazel from Sponsors, Edwards Estate Agents at the ground on Saturday being presented with a special Edwards Verwood Team Picture. We greatly appreciate their help and contribution to the club as we do all of our sponsor partners. If you would like to get involved and become a Verwood Town sponsor contact chairman@vtfc.co.uk
09-Mar-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Gray-te ending for 10 man Verwood"
Nathan Gray hits the late winner for Verwood against Andover Town. Verwood having failed to capitalise on their first half pressure and being reduced to 10 during the second half. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Ben Kelly
08-Mar-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The February draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Holly Scott (£15), Steve Webber (£25) and Shaun Gale (£50), The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes - see our Club 200 page or enquire at entrance booth on match days.
03-Mar-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Wind and Rain"
..ahead of storm Freya, didn't dampen Verwood Ladies spirits as they secured a good win against Shaftesbury on Sunday
02-Mar-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - In Cowes, Vics and Verwood Lock Horns at 1-1"
Like to help with the development of our youth talent to the next level?
A trip to the Island ends level as Verwood produce a second-half leveller at East Cowes Victoria. A James Guthrie strike levelled out our hosts first half goal which was scored after Verwood had applied a significant ammount of pressure on their goal without scoring. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Russell Dyer
26-Feb-19
hlpix "Under 18 Coach" - Like to help with the development of our youth talent to the next level?
An Under 18 Coach required to help with the development of our Youth talent for, and into next season - email chairman@vtfc.co.uk in the first instance
23-Feb-19
hlpix "Quiz Night" - A great thanks to all those who came and supported our Club Quiz night on Saturday at the Verwood Hub. Well done to everone who took part (the winners pictured) and to the organisers, quizmaster and helpers.
23-Feb-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Four To The Good"
Verwood win 4-0 at Potterne against New Milton Town. A fine team performance as a brace from James Guthrie, and one each from Russell Dyer and Nathan Gray secure the win. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Heggan
19-Feb-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Hythe Thrive at Potterne"
Only a late first half-goal separated the sides at the break and Verwood started the second half looking to get back on level terms, however Hythe & Dibden took the advantage as the half progressed scoring 4 more to win by 5. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Heggan
16-Feb-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - All level as Penalty Pain Strikes Again"
James Guthrie scores the Verwood opener but a second half penalty for Laverstock & Ford levels it up as we come away with a 1-1 draw. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Russell Dyer
08-Feb-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The January draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Stella White (£15), Matin Gilham (£25) and Charlie Pierson (£50), The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes - see our Club 200 page or enquire at entrance booth on match days.
05-Feb-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Keeping The Standard Up"
The club holds FA Charter Standard accreditation for both youth and adult sections of the club. We were pleased to receive confirmation recently that we have continued to maintain this standard for the youth section, adding to the Adult sections attainment renewed earlier. "Congratulations - your club is among the country's best. Thank you for completing your club's annual health check. We're delighted you have chosen to continue to deliver the highest standard of football." reads the notice. With the many teams we have, a great credit to all those involved at the club, in the organisation, completing necessary training, and the hard work of putting it all into practice. Thank you all!
02-Feb-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - How Did That Happen"
We found ourselves on the wrong end of a 5-1 scoreline as US Portsmouth once again proved our nemesis. The match however was much more even than the scoreline suggested with Verwood battling for an equaliser after trailing 1-0 at half-time later on at 2-1. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Gajic
30-Jan-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Baby It's Cold Outside"
But we were warmed in sub zero temperatures with a win in the midweek match at Fawley. Committed performances from both sides producing an entertaining game with Verwood taking the points through a James Guthrie first half goal and second-half penalty conversion from Charlie Gajic. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was James Guthrie
19-Jan-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Late Goals Add Insult to Injury"
It was largely competitive at AFC Stoneham but two late goals from the home side sealed a good win for the league favourites and move them to second in the table with games in hand. Verwood also scored a consolation goal in the late goalfest finishing on the wrong end of a 4-1 scoreline. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Heggan
12-Jan-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - St Georges Cross-Bar"
At 1-1, the St Georges Park crossbar played it's part close to the end of the match as a Newport penalty crashed against it. In a good quality and pretty even match, the honours were shared with Newport equalising James Guthrie's first half goal after the break. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Sam Chilman
10-Jan-19
hlpix "Annual Quiz Night" - Returns on Saturday February 23rd at the Verwood Hub - Teams of up to six with entry at £20 per team - get your tickets email: chairman@vtfc.co.uk phone: 07921 246234
06-Jan-19
hlpix "Back to Action" - for our Ladies team on Sunday following the Womens League seasonal break. Defeated on this occasion by a fast and well drilled Redlands Rebels (Weymouth) side but well played everyone and some good experience for the challenges ahead. Pictures see Photos
05-Jan-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - A Pointless Return at Petersfield"
An early goal for the home side proves enough despite Verwood pushing hard to get back on level terms and probably feeling they had worked enough to deserve that for their efforts. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Heggan
29-Dec-18
hlpix "Shellbess Consultants" - Once again kindly provided and presented Saturday's Matchman award seen here being preented to Sam Chillman by Neville Munson and Grandson Max from Shellbess.
29-Dec-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - "Ringwood Reverse" - Verwood Future line up with the First team today! The festive 'Derby' match against Ringwood ends in a 2-1 victory for our visitors. A reverse of the fixture at their place earlier in the season won by Verwood. It was 0-0 at half time, the away side score two and the home side get one back and it finishes 1-2 - sounds similar. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Sam Chilman
27-Dec-18
hlpix "Make Your Mark" - We might not all be football stars but you might be able to help us. Verwood Town FC - providing for Youth through to Adult teams. A 'not for profit' organisation working in the community. Currently seeking help in a number of areas including match-day setup, kiosk staffing, kit management, commercial and sponsor support, and more... Volunteers required: email chairman@vtfc.co.uk, or pop along on match days to talk to us.
22-Dec-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline -  A Pre-Christmas Draw"
At Folland Sports, it finishes 2-2 Verwood claiming the first half and Folland the second. Inspired by a second half penalty, the home side fight back continues and recovers the Verwood 2-0 half time lead. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Russell Dyer
20-Dec-18
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The November draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Ryan Long (£15), Evie Scott (£25) and Mike Fry (£50), whils the December Draw brought winnings to Alan White (£15), Norman Squibb (£25) and Charlie Gajic (£50) The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes - see our Club 200 page or enquire at entrance booth on match days.
12-Dec-18
hlpix "Paul Arnold"
It was with great sadness that the club received news recently regarding former player Paul Arnold. The Private Funeral was held recently and an obituary reported in the Bournemouth Echo
08-Dec-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline -  Let's put that one behind us"
There are bad days and very bad days. Saturday was the latter, well done to Alton but let's put that one behind us . Crushed by Alton today at Potterne, a spirited second half performance and a little recovery was all that could be expected after conceding 5 goals in a disastrous first half - it finished 7-1 to the visitors. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Heggan
17-Nov-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - On the Spot"
Spot Kicks are the order of the day, Charlie Gajic (pictured) converts both of the Verwood ones but a late one from Laverstock is finely saved by Verwood keeper Tierney. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Gajic
11-Nov-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Good Weekend for Ladies Too"
It was two in a row for the Ladies with their second successive win, this time against local rivals Grange Athletic. Two very late goals from visitors Grange could have spoiled the party but Verwood were 6-3 up at the time so this high scoring close encounter finished 6-5.
10-Nov-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Ollie At-trick"
Ollie Davies celebrates his third goal which together with a James Guthrie brace earns Verwood a 5-2 win over Petersfield Town. It was changeable weather with the sun and heavy showers on Saturday, changeable scorelines too as our Petersfield visitors kept levelling the game only for Verwood to retake the lead soon after. Late goals from James Guthrie and Ol;ie Davies took the game beyond doubt however. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Ollie Davies
09-Nov-18
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The October draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Elliot Head (£15), Steve Yerby (£25) and Joe Kimber(£50) The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes - see our Club 200 page or enquire at entrance booth on match days.
06-Nov-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - County Cup win at Hamworthy"
Verwood progress to the next round of the Dorset Senior Cup with a win at Hamworthy United. Leading by one goal at half time, James Guthrie scores his second to make it 2-0, a penalty for Hamworthy United ensures a frantic finish but Verwood hold steady and progress to meet Bridport in the next round of the Dorset Senior Cup with a 2-1 win. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Gajic
04-Nov-18
hlpix "Nice to report" - that despite a tough start to the season, their sprits have remained high and our Ladies were rewarded at the weekend with a 6-1 win at Shaftesbury
03-Nov-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - What a Difference a Week Makes"
After last weeks defeat, it ends all square at Potterne against AFC Stoneham, the only unbeaten team in our league. A fighting finish to the match as both sides sought the three points. Earlier, our visitors had levelled James Guthrie's second half Verwood opener. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Dean Evans
27-Oct-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Plundered by Portsmouth"
United Service Portsmouth sting Verwood inflicting heavy defeat at a cold Potterne Park. Going down to 10 men made life difficult but the game was already up and US Portsmouth went on to win 6-0. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Elliot Head
20-Oct-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Upturn at Downton"
After last weeks defeat, a fine team performance see Verwood win the local derby at Downton. A brace from James Guthrie and a penalty conversion from Charlie Gajic as Verwood win 3-0. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was James Guthrie.
14-Oct-18
hlpix "Shellbess Consultants" - kindly provided and presented Saturday's Matchman award of £25 and a bottle of Prosecco to Charlie Heggan at the end of the match.
13-Oct-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Romsey Return with the Points"
Two first half goals were enough for Romsey to win the match at Potterne Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Heggan.
10-Oct-18
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The September draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Morgan Cole (£15), Joe Kimber (£25) and Ryan Kelly (£50) The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes - see our Club 200 page or enquire at entrance booth on match days.
06-Oct-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Windywood Ringwood"
A windy win in the local derby as both sides struggle with the conditions. Goals from Sam Joy and a screamer from Joe Kimber give Verwood a two goal lead during the second half. The home side grab a late one back but can't stop the Verwood victory. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Sam Joy
01-Oct-18
hlpix Retain the Game Award - Pleased to that the Club has been awarded £750 through the "Retain the Game" programme. The programme, funded by The FA and delivered by the Football Foundation awards grants to existing grassroots football clubs to boost their financial sustainability and allow them to continue offering playing opportunities in organised football. Martin Gilham Chairman Verwood Town FC, said "It is great to see the Football Foundation supporting clubs like Verwood Town FC, this grant makes a significant difference. It will help support the club's aspirations to grow and develop local football talent
29-Sep-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Penalty Points to Defeat"
After a goalless first half, a Totton & Eling penalty gives the home side a lead. Verwood push forward for equaliser but get caught on the break at the end to win 2-0. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Tyrone Carkeet
23-Sep-18
hlpix AFC Bournemouth Womens team played their match at Potterne Park on Sunday against Portishead in the 2nd round of the SSE Womens FA Cup. Bournemouth progressed to the next round with a 4-1 win.
22-Sep-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Draw With Vics"
A Verwood penalty on 41 minutes (Gajic) levels out East Cowes earlier advantage. It ends all square at 1-1 after a goaless second half. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Ed Tierney.
18-Sep-18
Replay Defeat in Vase - Alresford resolutely defend their one goal advantage to take the tie. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Russell Dyer.
15-Sep-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Replay Required"
Both sides score in extra-time but it ends all square at 1-1 in the FA Vase match against Alresford Town so it's a replay back at Alresford. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Alex Eaton
15-Sep-18
hlpix Pleased to be welcoming the AFC Bournemouth Womens team to Potterne Park on Sunday 23rd September where they will be playing Portishead in the 2nd round of the SSE Womens FA Cup after beating Basingstoke in the previous round. Kick-Off is 2:00pm
12-Sep-18
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The August draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Eleanor Bond (£15), David Leigh (£25) and Paul Scott (£50) The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes - enquire at entrance booth on match days.
11-Sep-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Penalties Again"
In a reversal of fortunes from the similar fixture in last season's Bournemouth Senior Cup Competition, it's Sway who come out on top in the penalty shootout after scoring a late equaliser to make it 2-2 after 90 minutes and with no extra-time being played. Verwood scorers were Ollie Davies and Charlie Gajic. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Ollie Davies
08-Sep-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Edged Out by Amesbury"
We come away with no points as a single first half goal wins it for Amesbury Town Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Gajic
01-Sep-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - A Handy Win"
A solid team performance coming back from a goal behind at New Milton earns 3 points to keep us top. Owen Nicholson and Joe Kimber score the goals for Verwood. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Sam Joy
30-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Ladies Season Set to Start"
Our Ladies team are scheduled to get the new league season underway this Sunday at Merley Cobham as the Dorset Womens League begins
28-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - In Memory"
A minutes silence before the Verwood Bournemouth Poppies cup tie in memory of former youth team player Tom Lenton, who tragically lost his life in the early hours of Saturday morning. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and all that knew him at this very difficult time.
At the match, a strong Bournemouth Poppies side proved too good knocking us for a six nil defeat. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Gajic
25-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Away Win at Andover"
Still flying high as the win at Andover Town maintains the good start to the season. Goals from Ben Hatch, Michael Johnston and Charle Gajic keep Verwood at the top. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Elliot Head
21-Aug-18
hlpix "Tough Test" - With their season start just over a week away, the Ladies have another pre-season run out, this time against Hampshire 1 visitors Burseldon. Put to the sword by our high ranking visitors, but valuable experience none the less.
19-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Fun At Fordingbridge Tourney"
Certainly in keeping with their values of offering fun and enjoyment to those that want to play, train and love their football, the Ladies Team took part in the Fordingbridge 6-a-Side tournament at the weekend
18-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Single Goal Game"
A Ben Hatch goal at the end of the first half proves enough for Verwood to take a 1-0 win against our visitors Folland Sports. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Charlie Pierson
17-Aug-18
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The July draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Russell Dyer (£15), Lee Dyer (£25) and Melanie Jones (£50) The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes - enquire at entrance booth on match days.
14-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Second Half Goal Edges It For Hythe"
A close match at Hythe and Dibden. A Sam Joy header leveled the home side's opener but Hythe and Dibden take it 2-1 as their extra second half pressure pays off. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Sam Joy
11-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Back Of The Net!"
Matt Vining hits the first goal from a free kick on 15 minutes, another from Matt and one from Charlie Gajic help record a 3-2 victory against Fawley AFC and sees Verwood continue their promising start to the season. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Matt Vining
07-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - More Friendly Action"
The men may have started, but with a later league start the Ladies still in pre-season against Wool & Winfrith
04-Aug-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Opening Day Win"
In sweltering heat, our league season begins with a 1-0 away win at Whitchurch United. A Matt Vining first half goal proves enough to secure victory. Verwood Town Supporters "Matchman" was Callum O'Hare.
31-Jul-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Let the League Season Begin"
A last chance to experiment with the final First Team pre-season match played against Westland Sports. A very entertaining encounter with Westland grabbing the only goal of the match deep into the second half.
28-Jul-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Penultimate Pre-Season Workout"
..was at New Forest neighbours Bashley. A good workout in challenging conditions at Bashley where the home side scored a goal in each half to take the win.
16-Jul-18
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The June draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Tony Bradley (£15), Steve Course (£25) and Joe Kimber (£50) The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes
01-Jul-18
News "A Hot Start" - In the midst of the current heatwave with temperatures close to 30 degrees, our pre-season kicked off with Verwood Town Ladies taking on East Cowes. The match finished 3-3 - for pictures see Photos
16-Jun-18
News "Homepage Headline - Youth Tournament Underway"
The annual Verwood Youth Football Tournament got underway at a pretty Potterne this weekend and will continue through to Sunday. More on the Youth Facebook feed available from our Youth page
12-Jun-18
hlpix "Homepage Headline - 200 Club Winners"
The May draw of the Verwood Town "200 Club" brought winnings to Neville Munson (£15), Sam Scott (£25) and Doug Gregory (£50) The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes
06-Jun-18
News "Development Opportunity" - available as the club seek a Development Squad Manager/Coach for the forthcoming season. The Development Squad currently play in the Wyvern League and the role is pivotal in helping further the club vision to develop local talent through youth and into adult football. Applications are welcome, apply to chairman@vtfc.co.uk by 18th June please.
26-May-18
News "Sydenhams League (Wessex) 2018/19" - The Football Association has announced the constitution of all leagues at Steps 5 & 6 nationally. The proposed constitution of the Sydenhams League (Wessex) consists of a 20 team Premier Division and a 19 team Division 1 and is as follows:-

Premier Division AFC Portchester, Alresford Town, Andover New Street (promoted), Baffins Milton Rovers, Bashley, Bemerton Heath Harlequins, Bournemouth, Brockenhurst, Christchurch (promoted), Cowes Sports, Fareham Town, Hamble Club, Hamworthy Utd, Horndean, Lymington Town, Portland Utd, Shaftesbury, Sholing, Tadley Calleva (promoted), Team Solent.
Division One AFC Stoneham, Alton, Amesbury Town (relegated), Andover Town (relegated), Downton, East Cowes Vics, Fawley AFC, Folland Sports, Hythe & Dibden, Laverstock & Ford, New Milton Town, Newport IoW (relegated), Petersfield Town (relegated), Ringwood Town, Romsey Town, Totton & Eling, United Services Portsmouth, Verwood Town, Whitchurch Utd.

25-May-18
News "Annual General Meeting" - The Verwood Town FC Annual General Meeeting is on Monday 11th June at Verwood Sports and Social Club 7:30pm
22-May-18
News "Youth Tournament" - this year sponsored by Dorset Windows. Our annual Youth Tournament takes place over the weekend of 16th/17th June. Entries have just closed but we look forward to seeing as many of you as possible over those days. Latest updates via the Youth page

Earlier news available from Previous Season's news Page