City gain revenge after cup knockout

Having lost 3-1 to Sherwood Colliery's reserve side the previous week in a county cup tie, Southwell City reversed the scoreline to defeat Sherwood's first team in the Central Midlands League South Division.

Sunday, 15th January 2017, 10:56 am
Updated Sunday, 15th January 2017, 11:01 am

Fifth-placed Sherwood took a third-minute lead through Liam Theakstone, but the home side fought back to equalise on 36 minutes through Dalton Stephens.

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Chris Jackson put Southwell in front midway through the second half and Stephens got his second in the final minute to secure victory for mid-table City.

Sixth-placed Swanwick inflicted a rare defeat on title-chasing Hucknall Town.

Guy Taylor set the Swans on the way in the 55th minute with Ian Milson and a Henry Brooks penalty completing the win.