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League champs Rye set sights on treble

Rye Town Football Club is setting its sights on a treble after being crowned league champions last weekend.

Bexhill United forward David Pugh holds off a Billingshurst opponent. Pictures courtesy Mark Killy

Bexhill hit back to earn away victory

Bexhill United’s footballers made it back-to-back wins with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory away to Billingshurst on Saturday.

The referee has a word with the two number 10s, Wes Tate and Paul Weatherby. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Common surge back into top three

Little Common’s footballers moved back into the top three courtesy of a good away win last night (Tuesday).

Action from Little Common's 7-1 win over Langney Wanderers in last month's reverse fixture. Picture courtesy Jon Smalldon

Common target return to top three

Little Common’s footballers have the chance to move back into the league’s top three tonight (Tuesday).

Brighton boss Chris Hughton. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

Hughton says Albion missed an opportunity with Leeds United defeat

Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton admitted his side missed an opportunity with their 2-0 defeat at Leeds United on Saturday.

Kiernan Hughes-Mason scored his 12th Hastings United goal of the season to defeat Corinthian-Casuals. Picture courtesy Scott White

United net vital victory

Hastings United’s footballers pulled off a vital victory in their quest for a play-off place this afternoon (Saturday).

Harry Stannard tussles for possession during Hastings United's game at home to Tooting & Mitcham United last weekend. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings tackle play-off rivals

Another key game awaits Hastings United Football Club in its play-off quest today (Saturday).

Drew Greenall in possession for Bexhill United against Selsey last weekend. Picture courtesy Mark Killy

Common make approach for Bexhill striker

Little Common Football Club has made an approach for a Bexhill United striker ahead of a potentially pivotal week in its season.

Bexhill United forward David Pugh is closed down by the Selsey defence. Picture courtesy Jon Smalldon

Bexhill power to biggest victory

Bexhill United’s footballers wrapped up their home programme in style with their biggest win of the season.

Pochettino to PSG?

RUMOUR MILL: PSG planning to poach Pochettino | Manchester United hold talks with Lukaku agent | Kompany heading for City exit | Chelsea must offer Courtois £200,000-a-week to keep Madrid at bay

French giants Paris Saint-Germain could make a move for Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino if they decide change manager this summer. (Daily Mirror)

Sam Ellis took his goal tally for the season to 15 with an added time double last night. Picture courtesy Jon Smalldon

Late double puts Westfield into cup final

Westfield’s footballers scored twice in added time to reach the final of their league cup last night (Tuesday).

Former England international Rodney Marsh (centre), Picture by Derek Martin DM1481254

Former England international offers Ferring advice

Former England international Rodney Marsh has offered Southern Combination League Division 2 strugglers Ferring Football Club some advice for next season.

Matt Longhurst has left Hastings United to return to East Grinstead Town.

Hastings assistant boss returns to old club

Hastings United Football Club assistant manager Matt Longhurst has made a dramatic u-turn to go back to his previous role as manager of East Grinstead Town.

Action from Westfield's 3-1 league defeat away to Upper Beeding on Saturday. Pictures courtesy Derek Martin

Westfield strengthened for cup semi-final

Westfield’s footballers are gunning for a place in the final of a league cup competition.

Bexhill AAC on the ball against Sedlescombe Rangers. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Title race hotting up as Baptists close gap

The race for the Macron East Sussex Football League title looks set for a fascinating conclusion.

Hastings United captain Simon Johnson rattled the crossbar in added time. Picture courtesy Scott White

United beaten by 10-man leaders

Hastings United’s footballers were beaten at home to a table-topping Tooting & Mitcham United side which played the majority of this afternoon’s (Saturday’s) game with 10 men.

Mesuz Ozil.

RUMOUR MILL: Ozil could remain at Arsenal even if Wenger quits this summer | Bayern set sights on Xhaka | Conte hints Terry may have played last game for Chelsea

Ozil set to stay at Arsenal? Alderweireld close to signing new deal at Spurs?

Frannie Collin gave Hastings United the lead away to Ramsgate this afternoon with his 27th goal of the season. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings stay in play-off spots despite latest draw

Hastings United Football Club has clung on to the final play-off spot despite being held to a third consecutive draw today (Saturday).

Hastings United goalkeeper Lenny Pidgeley. Picture courtesy Scott White

United stopper wins league award

Hastings United number one Lenny Pidgeley is among the Ryman Football League’s Precision Goalkeeping Golden Gloves award winners for February.

Sam Cruttwell on the charge during Hastings United's 1-1 draw away to Hythe Town on Tuesday night. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings boss: 20 more points should clinch play-off spot

Darren Hare believes his Hastings United footballers will need 20 points from their remaining 10 games to secure a play-off place.

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