Doncaster Alliance League: Canal Tavern retain seven-point lead

Sunday League footy round-up
Sunday League footy round-up

Canal Tavern retained their seven-point lead at the top of the Doncaster Sunday Alliance Premier Division after beating Stainforth (Trev Hindson) 6-1.

Second-placed Bentley Top Club, for whom Andy Walkden (2), Adrian Clegg, Rob Hodgson and Lee John netted, won 5-4 at bottom club Wheatley Hotel.

A Matt Kilvington strike and an own goal secured Carpenters Arms a 2-1 win at FC Glasshouse,

Newly-crowned Division One champions Ryecroft Rovers lost 4-2 at fifth-placed Parklands Spartans, whose goals were shared by Richard Dunn, Ryan Evans, Lee Isaac and Aaron Rhodes, in their final game of the campaign.

Palfrey’s Lodge took over top spot in Division Two when beating White Hart (Askern) 5-2 in their penultimate game of the season.

But Team 23, who scored the only goal of their match at Eden Arms, can pip them to the title if they win their two remaining games.

FC Cumberland climbed into fifth spot after posting a 5-1 win over visiting Armthorpe Village.

Real Bridge boosted their hopes of hanging on to top spot in Division Three when beating Sesku Miners Community 3-0 on the back of goals by Nick Kane, Mark Cooper and Pete Walmsley.

Second-placed Wheatley Club, who have two games in hand, lost ground after a 2-2 draw with Loaded Sports.

An Aiden Downing brace and a single strike by Dean Adams saw bottom club Windmill Wanderers exchange places with Stag Inn Rovers following their 3-2 win.