FA Cup – Rovers drawn at home

Rovers will have home advantage in the extra preliminary roudn of the 2020/21 Emirates FA Cup. The draw was made this afternoon (August 18) and Rovers were drawn at home to Western League side Bridport Town. The tie will be played at Silver Street on September 1 with a 7.45pm kick-off

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20/21 season set to start on September 19

The Southern Football League has announced the date and time it will publish the 2020/21 fixtures, with the season scheduled to commence on Saturday 19th September 2020. It is the League’s intention to publish the fixtures on Friday 28th August at 1pm. The League Cup competition is suspended for the 2020/21 season due to its […]

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Latest club newsletter – August 2020

Clubhouse & Bar: As advised at the end of July we have been working extremely hard in the past few weeks with risk assessments, signage & the development of operating procedures so that we can safely welcome you back into the Club bar. We can confirm that we successfully re-opened to all on Saturday, 1 August: […]

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A letter to supporters from the football secretary

WILLAND ROVERS FOOTBALL CLUB SOUTHERN LEAGUE Dear All We are about to start a run of 5 home preseason matches. You will be aware that at the moment due to Government and FA rules the ground will be closed to spectators. On the 18th July preseason behind closed doors started but a number of clubs […]

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Rovers in the 2020/21 FA Cup

What have Willand Rovers got in common with City of Liverpool, Yorkshire Amateur, Westside, Kirby Muxloe and Clanfield 85?  They are all among the 737 clubs that have been included in the 2020/21 FA Cup.  The dates for the rounds, all the way from the extra preliminary round through to the final at Wembley, have been announced as have […]

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Update – Club Activities

Firstly Pitch News We are pleased to announce that the new Grandstand was successfully delivered & installed on Friday 24 July. What a fantastic addition to our facilities! it is looking in stunning condition! The lads are going to have a top notch pitch to play on when we get going again. Much work has […]

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‘The Eagle has landed’

Silver Street now complies with all the ground requirements for the Southern League after the completion of ‘operation grandstand’ which has been a real collective effort over the past few months. Here’s a selection of pictures of the big day when the new stand arrived to be put in place at Silver Street. Pictures snapped […]

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Rovers in pre-season action

Rovers begin a busy month of pre-season action with a Saturday (August 1) visit to South West Peninsula League Premier East outfit Axminster Town. That’s followed by a midweek trip to another SWPL side, Ilfracombe Town. There are seven confirmed pre-season fixtures ahead of the current ‘proposed’ start date for the new Southern League season […]

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Willand Rovers Grandstand Project

GRANDSTAND JUNE UPDATE As we are now well into June I thought I’d give you an update as to what’s been going on at the club. The groundworks for the new Grandstand base are now complete (see attached photo). The grandstand structure is in production and we have been given a provisional delivery/installation date of […]

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