Villa Move Clear on Premier Summit

Gransha netminder Corey Wilson manages to palm this shot away to safety during their Championship clash with Northside Stars at Lisnagelvin on Saturday morning. 1610JM08
Gransha netminder Corey Wilson manages to palm this shot away to safety during their Championship clash with Northside Stars at Lisnagelvin on Saturday morning. 1610JM08

CLIFTON Villa moved clear on the summit of the Saturday Morning League Premier Division table following their comfortable 4-0 victory over Clooney on Saturday.

Phoenix Swifts and Brandywell Celtic had to settle for a point apiece in their game while Drumahoe are still without a win as they suffered another reversal at home to Creggan Swifts.

Westbank United had to dig deep to bounce back from two goals down to draw 3-3 with Foyle Harps while Du Pont and Rosemount also shared the spoils.

Meanwhile, In the Championship Gransha Institute were defeated 3-0 by Northside Albion and Newton Heath enjoyed a comfortable win over Foyle Athletic. Tamnaherin Celtic and Strabane Athletic shared the spoils as did Benbradagh Colts and Sion Swifts.

In the First Division Oxford United were held by Oakleaf Celtic but Collon Celtic secured a narrow win over Tristar while the leaders, Art Deco, recorded an excellent win away to Greysteel Celtic.

Next Weekend’s Fixtures

Saturday, October - Premier Division - Brandywell Celtic v Clooney (St. Columb’s 2); Phoenix Swifts v Drumahoe (Prehen 6); Clifton Villa v Westbank United (Lisnagelvin 2); Creggan Swifts v Du Pont (Templemore Central); Foyle Harps v Rosemount (Prehen 1).

The Championship - Benbradagh Colts v Gransha Institute (Dungiven); Northside Stars v Tamnaherin Celtic (Lettershandoney); Strabane Athletic v Foyle Athletic (Strabane).

First Division - HML v Hatmore Harps (Vale Centre); Collegians v Tristar (Showgrounds); Art Deco v Oxford United (Lisnagelvin 4) and Collon Celtic v Greysteel Celtic (Leafair Park).