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27-Mar-20
hlpix - "Golf Day Rescheduled"
Golf Day rescheduled for Friday 18th September - Details and entry form on our Golf Page
26-Mar-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Season Ends"
The FA have released a statement update on non-league, women's & grassroots football seasons. "2019-20 season will now be brought to an end, and all results will be expunged - Full FA Statement
22-Mar-20
hlpix "Goalkeeper Coach"
We have a vacancy for a Goalkeeping Coach for next season - interested? - contact Adie Arnold 07973 957708
16-Mar-20
hlpix "Pause - Fixtures Suspended"
Following a change in Government advice, The F.A. has issued a statement recommending that all grassroots football is suspended for the foreseeable future. In accordance with that advice, the Sydenhams League (Wessex) has postponed upcoming fixtures. The matter will be kept under constant review and we will act in line with advice we receive from The F.A. and the Government.
13-Mar-20
hlpix "Event Postponed"
Due to contributing factors we have taken the decision to postpone the scheduled Anniversary event on March 21st. It is still intended to hold an event in the future which will be advised here
13-Mar-20
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The draw brought winnings to Jon Brewer £50, Norman Squibb £25, and Karla Jordan £15. The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes. See the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
10-Mar-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - The Late Late Show"
A lobbed free-kick ending in a goal for Verwood at the close of this match resulted in a draw. Both sides will rue missed opportunities particularly Follands who saw a couple hit the woodwork and had a penalty saved. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Shane Cooper.
10-Mar-20
hlpix "Respect Award"
Verwood awarded the MJM Sports Kappa Division One Respect award for February. Manager Adie Arnold seen here receiving the award from Ian Harley of the Wessex league prior to the match on 10th March.
08-Mar-20
hlpix "Three Games unbeaten for Ladies"
The Ladies go three games unbeaten following a 4-4 draw against Merley Cobham. Merley prove the comeback queens, leveling each Verwood lead. A game played with great spirits and highly competitive.
07-Mar-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Level Pegging at Finish"
0-0 at half-time 1-1 at the close - a point for each at Bemerton Heath Harlequins. Potters level with a Lee Vint goal after the hosts had taken a second half lead.
Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Sam Danvers.
03-Mar-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - A Coupler from Butler"
Verwood win the midweek match at Potterne against Fawley AFC. Callum Butler and Owen Nicholson score early for Verwood with Butler adding scoring his second at the end.
Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Shane Cooper.
01-Mar-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Looking Up!"
A tough season for sure in the Dorset Womens League, but a second win in succession for the Ladies and one to savour as they take a 5-2 victory against second placed Poole Town Ladies Reserves
29-Feb-20
hlpix "Welcome Back" - We are delighted to welcome back Christer Warren as first team coach. Thrilled to have him on board and excited to see what the next season will bring.
22-Feb-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Bumpy Landing at Planemakers"
Having arrived 3-0 up with 80 minutes gone, Verwood suffered a a bumpy landing as Folland Sports with the tailwind score 2 to make it a nailbiting finish.
Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Martin Smith.
15-Feb-20
hlpix - "Upcoming Golf Day April 2020"
Our always popular Golf day for teams of 4 players is on Friday 24th April, entries being taken now! - see our Golf Day page for details
15-Feb-20
hlpix "Storm Warning" - The league have made a sensible decision to postpone all games involving Island sides ahead of the arrival of Storm Dennis. This unfortunately does include our fixture against East Cowes. Having taken soundings from sides, apart from pitch conditions the main concern was that ferries may get suspended preventing getting back across the Solent.
14-Feb-20
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The draw brought winnings to Steve Yerby £50, Ben Giles £25, and Holly Scott £15. The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes. See the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
11-Feb-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Second Half Recovery"
Going two goals down but getting one back just before the break and a much more impressive second half brought Verwood level. Goals from Owen Nicholson and Lee Vint.
Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ethan Maddocks.
08-Feb-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - No Goals at New Milton"
A second clean sheet in a row but it ends goalless in the away match at New Milton Town.
Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Martin Smith.
01-Feb-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Andover Toppled"
A clean sheet and a 1-0 win courtesy of a late Lee Vint goal. A game of few clear cut chances and where Verwood had seen an earlier Andover effort rebound from the post
Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Grant Cormack.
29-Jan-20
hlpix "Fixtures" - Revised league fixtures now received (including those previously missing Petersfield and Folland matches). To note that at present the away tie at Follands is currently scheduled to be reversed and played at Potterne. This due to the Wessex Board decision to reverse fixtures for clubs that have not yet provided the required floodlight certificate for their ground (inc. Follands). Once the required certificate has been provided (possibly in the meantime), the kick offs and venues will revert to the normal times.
25-Jan-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Win against Whitchurch"
At last another home win. Verwood come out on top against Whitchurch. Goals from Callum Butler and Lee Vint secure the win against Whitchurch who replied late on. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Martin Smith.
21-Jan-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Out but not Down"
A cup semi-final at Weymouth was always going to be a difficult ask. Despite the defeat, a great effort with everyone giving their all. The cup journey ends at Weymouth as the National League South outfit prove too strong in depth for Verwood. Their first goal on the half hour was followed up quickly prior to half-time and the final score ended 5-0. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Charlie Gajic.
18-Jan-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Down at Downton"
A difficult task at second placed Downton. An improved performance and second half pressure for an equaliser but no joy as we go down 2-0. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Russell Dyer.
16-Jan-20
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The draw brought winnings to Nigel Watts £50, Mike Fry £25 and Ben Mason £15. The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes. See the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
11-Jan-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Derby Defeat"
In our fourth encounter this season, Ringwood take the derby win at Potterne as home points prove hard to gain. With Ringwood 2 up, Ethan Maddocks replies for Verwood to setup a rally but to no avail. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ethan Maddocks.
05-Jan-20
hlpix "Unlucky Seven" - Seven proved to be a difficult number this weekend. In addition to the mens team conceeding seven goals on Saturday, the Ladies team had the difficult task of facing top team and league leaders Dorchester Town on Sunday where they also conceeded seven
04-Jan-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - New Year Hangover"
That's how it all felt, or perhaps it was all a dream and we'll wake up to a different result (fraid not!). Definitely a 'lacklustre' performance by the Potters which coupled with effective passing and sharp finishing by our visitors left this as one to forget. Depite going in three down at half-time, first half opportunities if converted could have made it a much closer match. However, despite some late consolation goals it could only really be regarded as a humiliation as Laverstock hit seven and run away as 7-2 winners. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Charlie Gajic.
01-Jan-20
hlpix "Homepage Headline - 2010-2019 Decade Recollections"
It was a decade bookended by two memorial matches, one for Local Soldier Phil Allen, and for one of our own, player Paul Arnold. It also contained the highest footballing achievement by the club so far the Sydenhams(Wessex) Division One Championship win in 2012.
28-Dec-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Last Match of 2019"
..ends in defeat. A good second half performance doesn't quite get us level as we go down 2-1 at Alton. Lee Vint grabs one back and Verwood push for a leveller towards the end but a good Alton side maintain their fine form to win and are second in the table one point behind the leaders as the year ends Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ben Kelly.
14-Dec-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Verwood Thrive with Five"
Five goals and a win today as Verwood overcome Totton & Eling who themslves opened the scoring in this 5-2 game. A hat-trick from Callum Butler and a brace from Lee Vint make sure of a win against an always determined Totton & Eling Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ben Kelly.
13-Dec-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Game for Arnie - Monies Raised"
The event was held late August to celebrate Paul's life and raise monies for Papyrus UK - Charity for Prevention of Young Suicide and Verwood Town FC. The organising team of Adie Arnold, Neville Munson, Charlie Elyesee and Mark Beverley were on hand recently to receive cheques for the days return totalling £2,700 pounds
12-Dec-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The November draw brought winnings to Mike Fry £50, Matthew Jones £25 and June Lowman £15. The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes. See the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
08-Dec-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Ladies record win against Wool & Winfith"
A torrential downpour prior to the start of this very close match against Wool & Winfrith. An early Verwood goal gets the game off to a good start, but this and a later Verwood goal is levelled by the visitors. A quick response again sees Verwood go in front. Wool keep the pressure on in the latter stages searching for an equaliser but Verwood hold firm to take the win 3-2.
07-Dec-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Hythes and Lows"
In an exciting 3-3 draw at high flying Hythe & Dibden, a determined team peformance from Verwood earns a draw with 5 goals being scored in the last half hour. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ben Kelly.
03-Dec-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Through to Semi-Final"
Verwood overcome Bridport 4-2 to progress through to the semi-finals of the Dorset Senior Cup. A Hat-trick from Callum Butler with a Lee Vint goal and assist helps Verwood take the win aftre going behind. Verwood go into the hat for the semi-final draw together with Dorchester Town, Weymouth and Wimborne Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Callum Butler.
30-Nov-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Too Little Too Late"
A late rally as Verwood get one back and have chances towards the end but New Milton return home with a 3-1 win. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ollie Davies.
23-Nov-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Loss at Laverstock"
Laverstock and Ford overturn a Verwood lead to win 2-1 in an increasingly wet encounter. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Charlie Gajic.
19-Nov-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - No Hiccup in the Cup this time"
After weather interventions and in the third attempt to complete this Dorset Senior Cup Fixture, Verwood overcome Swanage Town & Herston 5-1. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Sam Danvers.
16-Nov-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Portsmouth Pull Back"
A US Portsmouth equaliser on 77 minutes followed by three more in the last ten minutes made it a difficult afternoon to take for Verwood. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Charlie Gajic.
07-Nov-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The October draw brought winnings to Dean Evans £50, Rebecca May £25 and Susan Scott £15.. The 200 Club raises funds to help the club and at the same time providing you with a chance to win cash prizes. See the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
06-Nov-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Bailed out on Ninety"
Torrential rain persisting through most of the second half with early goals, one in the first half for Verwood, and one in the second half for Swanage kept this game at 1-1 but conditions caused abandonment after 90 minutes avoiding further water torture for all
30-Oct-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Close Call but Brock take it"
Disappointment after a great performance to lose out to Brockenhurst in the Quarter Final of the Bournemouth Senior Cup. A close and entertaining match with some good football being played by both sides in the steady rain this evening. Brockenhurst win out in the end with a 2-1 win Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ollie Davies.
27-Oct-19
hlpix "Washed out Weekend" - A late postponement to our game away at Folland Sports on Saturday due to the continuing rain. The Ladies match on Sunday vs Merley Cobham has also been postponed.
20-Oct-19
hlpix "Ladies back in action v Wimborne"
Ladies were back in action on Sunday after a weeks inaction due to the weather. Both teams worked hard to get the game played with Verwood calling in favours from Groundsman, refs, linesman and the weathermakers to ensure it went ahead. After a late cancellation and ref pull out at Wimborne the fixture was reversed. Wimborne emerged winners in a competitive match which finished 1-4.
19-Oct-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Potters Fail Against Vale"
Pewsey Vale will hope to have kick started their season after 11 matches without a win with a 2-1 victory at Potterne Park. Charlie Gajic grabs a goal back late on for Verwood. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Charlie Gajic.
10-Oct-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The September draw brought winnings to Alex Eaton £15, Ryan Long £25 and Norman Squibb £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 the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
08-Oct-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Vint Brace does it for Verwood"
Another close contest with our near neighbours at Ringwood in our third match and 300 minutes of football together this season already (FA Vase tie and replay previously). Verwood overcome the 1-0 half time deficit with Lee Vint scoring both in the 2-1 win. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Lee Vint.
05-Oct-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Goals Galore"
Never was there a game of two halves so true. Verwood go in 5-0 at the break, it finished with a 5-3 win at Fawley. For Verwood, Nathan Gray scored a hat-trick and Lee Vint a brace. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Nathan Gray.
29-Sep-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - 3-2 Defeats the order of the Weekend"
Following on from the Mens 3-2 defeat on Saturday, the Ladies go down 3-2 to Broadstone. A blustery day and a close contest against Broadstone Ladies where Verwood had levelled a 2-0 deficit. It was Broadstone who went on to score a late winner to edge it. Verwood Town Player of the Match was goalkeeper Karla Jordan.
28-Sep-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Defeat against Alton"
A close last 5 minutes as Verwood look for an equaliser but Alton take away the points in a 3-2 win at Potterne. Alton move up to fourth after this win. Ollie Davies and Lee Vint with the Verwood goals. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ben Kelly.
21-Sep-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Feeling a bit short changed"
A competitive match against a good Downton side. Verwood would think they created enough chances to get something out of the match which eventually ran out with an injury time penalty and a 3-1 defeat. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Sam Danvers.
20-Sep-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The August draw brought winnings to Eleanor Mortimer £15, Penny Maidment £25 and Matt Gilham £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 the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
17-Sep-19
hlpix "Verwood Spark against Electric" - Cup matches continue apace, in this first match of our Bournemouth Senior Cup campaign Verwood hit six against Bournemouth Electric to progress to the next round. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Lee Vint.
14-Sep-19
hlpix "Collapse at Cowes" - After an hour, with the score 3-3 and having led at half-time we then fell apart. Cowes couldn’t believe their luck. Goals rattled in and we were lucky to come away with only 7 being put past us. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ben Kelly.
07-Sep-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Turnover by Andover"
Andover Town turnover a Verwood half-time lead to win 3-1. Verwood goal from Charlie Heggan Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Sam Danvers.
03-Sep-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Vase Journey Intact"
Another close match in this Buildbase FA Vase Qualifying Round Replay derby contest with our closest rivals Ringwood Town. Both Verwood goals in the last 15 minutes avoiding a further period of extra-time. A trip to Cowes Sports in the next round on 14th September now awaits. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Sam Danvers.
31-Aug-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Back Home"
Extra time couldn't separate the sides, so it's back home to Potterne for the replay of this FA Vase encounter with local rivals Ringwood Town. Charlie Heggan levels for Verwood with a stunning free-kick. No goals in the second half or extra time. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Charlie Heggan.
28-Aug-19
hlpix "Wessex Cup Exit" - Defeat in the Wessex League Cup as we go down 2-1 at Petersfield in the Tuesday night match. All goals in the first half with Ollie Davies bagging the Verwood leveller shortly after Petersfield had taken a lead - more to follow. Next, it's highly anticipated clash in the Buildbase FA Vase on Saturday with the draw pitching us a short trip away at local rivals Ringwood Town. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Tyler Rutten.
25-Aug-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Game for Arnie"
Graced by some very warm weather we had a magnificent turnout for Sundays "Game for Arnie" raising funds for Papyrus UK - Charity for Prevention of young suicide & Verwood Town F.C Celebrating Paul's life through the event, our memories and emotions at the forefront. It also produced some entertaining football from the four teams put together - A few pictures from the day now posted in Photos and from TBTV sport a match video
24-Aug-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Hit for Six by Bemerton"
A Bemerton goal in the first minute signalled danger (pictured). It didn't go all their way however and Verwood had recovered to a deficit of 2-1 in the second half and were pushing to level. However, our visitors found another gear and two more goals ended any Verwood hopes which were further hit by another 2 goals as the game drew to a close. 6-1 to Bemerton in the end. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Owen Nicholson.
23-Aug-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The July draw brought winnings to Steve Leigh £15, Mike Fry £25 and Judith Fry £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 the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
17-Aug-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Make Do and Mend"
Without a dedicated substitute keeper today, Verwood were forced onto the back foot as goalkeeper Sam Thompson was forced to leave the field through injury with the game little more than 10 minutes old. Striker Lee Vint picked up the gloves and both he and the defence were required to put in some hard work as the match progressed. Ollie Davis put Verwood ahead after the injury stoppage and Verwood have the edge to lead at the half. Whitchurch push for an equaliser after the break and level on 51 minutes. It finishes 1-1. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ollie Davies
13-Aug-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Verwood Score Four"
Three second half-goals from Verwood settle the game beyond doubt to go home with a 4-0 win at Totton & Eling. After a close first 45 with chances for both teams only a Nathan Gray goal separated the sides. Verwood claimed the second half however, with two from Lee Vint and one from Ollie Davies to record a 4-0 victory. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Lee Vint
06-Aug-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Defeat by Street"
In a close fought and entertaining match, Andover New Street score a late goal to make it 2-0 and ease any anxiety on their part. A fast paced encounter with Andover New Street coming out on top with goals on 17 and 89 minutes. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Sam Glatzel.
03-Aug-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Rightmove (for Verwood)"
Newport have temporarily moved and playing at East Cowes Vics ground this season whilst their new Ground is developed. It proved a good move for us though as we take the win 2-1 in the opening day fixture. Overturning a Newport lead gained from the penalty spot, Verwood win with goals from Ollie Davies and Lee Vint. Verwood Town Supporters Matchman was Ollie Davies.
02-Aug-19
hlpix "CCTV" - Our great appreciation to Andy Beal at Dorsetcctv for providing, and commencing the installation of CCTV at Potterne for us
30-Jul-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - High Scoring Friendly"
A high scoring match at Bournemouth Poppies closes pre-season matches with 9 goals and finishing Poppies 5 Verwood 4
26-Jul-19
hlpix "200 Club Winners" - The June draw brought winnings to Steve Yerby £15, Tamika Leigh £25 and Sian Greenslade £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 the Club 200 page or enquire at the entrance on Match Days.
19-Jul-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Paul Arnold Memorial Match"
Sunday 25th August : Funds raised to go equally between Papyrus UK - Prevention of young suicide & Verwood Town F.C. There is free entry to the game, although be 'warned', there will be collection buckets in circulation. More details on our poster, click on image for all the details

11-Jul-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Pre-Season at Wimborne"
Two Clubs once again came together for their annual fixture held in memory of Steve Moore, former player at both. Wimborne came out on top in a high scoring match 5-3
15-Jun-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Youth Tournament 15/16th June"
Our always popular Youth Tournament taking place over the weekend of 15/16th June at Potterne Park Verwood. More details and information from our Youth Facebook and website see Youth Page for both.
01-Jun-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - 2020 The Lost Centenary"
Originally believing the club to be founded in 1920, we have now found it was actually established in 1905. We shall be holding celebrations next year to celebrate our 'Lost Centenary' and 115 years of Verwood Football Club. An event on 21st March at the Verwood Hub has been scheduled, keep the date. We will be looking to get together as many 'old faces' as possible. If you have some personal recollections, photos, memorabilia or items of interest you are able to share please contact Roy at webmaster@vtfc.co.uk
09-May-19
hlpix "Homepage Headline - Summer Try Out?"
Our Ladies are holding Summer 'Try-outs' - maybe time to get in touch and give it go? email verwoodtownladiesfc@gmail.com or phone 07828 499333

Earlier news available from Previous Season's news Page

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