Match Reports

Here you will find the latest Match reports for the Great Yarmouth Town FC First Team.

RESERVES THROUGH TO JUNIOR CUP ROUND 3!

Great Yarmouth Town Reserves v Happisburgh FC.Norfolk Junior Cup Round 2.  24/11/21. Report by Martin Baxter. On a very damp Wednesday evening a healthy crowd were at the Wellesley for this anticipated cup tie under the floodlights against North East Norfolk...

THORNTON DOUBLE SENDS RESERVES INTO TOP SIX!

THORNTON DOUBLE SENDS RESERVES INTO TOP SIX!

Great Yarmouth Town Reserves v Attleborough Town Reserves.Saturday 13th November 2021.  Report by Martin Baxter. Finally after a never ending run of away fixtures our reserves finally got to a play a home game back at the Wellie on a damp and mild...

GREAT YARMOUTH TOWN RESERVES  V PORINGLAND WANDERERS.

GREAT YARMOUTH TOWN RESERVES  V PORINGLAND WANDERERS.

After a run of 5 consecutive away games our reserves finally got to play their first competitive home match of the new season. The opposition were Poringland Wanderers who this season have a tie up with Dereham Town FC, and many of Dereham's under 18 players have...

Bloaters Fall at Feldale

Bloaters Fall at Feldale

The new look 2021-22 Bloaters got off to a poor start in the new Thurlow Nunn season, with defeat at Feldale to new boys Whittlesey Athletic FC. McCombe featured 4 new signings with Seumas Bobby and Charlie Blake returning to the club after a year away, plus ex...

RESERVES LOSE OUT IN 10 GOAL FEAST!

RESERVES LOSE OUT IN 10 GOAL FEAST!

Great Yarmouth Town Reserves  4   AC Mill Lane  6.Saturday 3rd May 2021.  Report by Martin Baxter.  Our reserves entertain AC Mill Lane in their last group game in the Norfolk Intermediate Cup.This should be an intriguing clash as these two sides were placed in 1st...

Battling Bloaters Bow Out Of Senior Cup

Battling Bloaters Bow Out Of Senior Cup

Report by Kevin Forbes / Pics by Steve Wood The lockdown has not been kind to Rob McCombe’s Bloaters team. Injuries and work commitment left a large hole in the playing department of the football club. But as the saying goes “as one door closes another opens” and...

Reserves Bow Out of Jnr Cup

Reserves Bow Out of Jnr Cup

North Walsham Town v Great Yarmouth Town Reserves.Saturday 24th April 2021 Report by Martin Baxter. Today our reserves face North Walsham Town away in the 3rd round of the Norfolk Junior Cup.  Because of a shortage of player availability around 5 of the reserve team...

Reserves beaten in 5 goal thriller.

Reserves beaten in 5 goal thriller.

Report By Martin Baxter On a lovely early spring sunny evening our reserves have their 2nd match in the group stages of the Norfolk Premier Cup against Norton Athletic in what should be a stern test for the young Bloaters side under the lights at the Wellesley.A...

Bloaters Through To Quarter Finals

Bloaters Through To Quarter Finals

For this Norfolk Senior cup tie the Bloaters were paired with Anglian Combination side Mundford who came to the Wellesley with a squad brimming with confidence and no shortage of Thurlow Nunn league experience. The home side were still without experienced...

Bloaters Progress in Senior Cup

Bloaters Progress in Senior Cup

After a 6-1 drubbing at the hands of Sheringham earlier in the season the home side would be looking for revenge against the high-flying Shannocks. However their optimism may have been short -lived as a patched -up side due to injuries and player availability ,was...

RESERVES MARCH ON IN JUNIOR CUP!

RESERVES MARCH ON IN JUNIOR CUP!

Saturday 10th April 2021. Report by Martin Baxter.On a cold Saturday afternoon and with a strong northerly wind blowing in to the Wellesley, we finally get to play our Norfolk Junior Cup tie against Hempnall. This game has been delayed since the 30th January, which...

BLOATERS RESERVES BACK WITH A POINT

BLOATERS RESERVES BACK WITH A POINT

Great Yarmouth Town Reserves 1 Hemsby 1.   Saturday 3rd April 2021. Report by Martin Baxter This is the first game back at the Wellesley since we were exchanging Christmas cards and "Big Sean" received his Christmas stocking from the players. This is also the clubs...