Weekend football round-up: Wins for Sudbury, Bury and Haverhill Rovers but Newmarket match abandoned and Diss suffer defeat
AFC Sudbury pulled off the result of the weekend locally by winning 1-0 at higher-league Hendon yesterday (Sunday) to knock them out of the FA Trophy, while Bury Town also progressed in the competition and there was a dramatic last-minute winner from Haverhill Rovers’ debutant Scott Kemp to seal a derby win over Saffron Walden Town.
RESULTS: Sunday, November 1
The FA Trophy First Round Qualifying: Hendon 0, AFC Sudbury 1.
Saturday, October 31
Barclays Premier League: Manchester City 3 Norwich City 1
Sky Bet Championship: Ipswich Town 0 Cardiff City 0 (Att: 17,169 (222 Cardiff fans)
The FA Trophy First Round Qualifying: Bury Town 2, Kings Langley 0; Needham Market 0, Canvey Island 2.
FA Vase First Round Proper: Godmanchester Rovers 1, Mildenhall Town 1; Stotfold v Newmarket Town (match abandoned due to an injury to Tony Bicknell). Diss Town 2 Basildon Utd 3
Division One North: Soham Town Rangers 2, Great Wakering Rovers 2.
THURLOW NUNN LEAGUE
Friday. First Division: Debenham LC 0, Needham Market Res 3; AFC Sudbury Res 1, Wivenhoe Town 6.
Premier Division: Haverhill Rovers 1, Saffron Walden Town 0; Long Melford 3, Fakenham Town 1; Norwich Utd 4, Hadleigh Utd 2; Stanway Rovers 3, Thetford Town 0.
First Division: Ely City 6, Braintree Town 1; Kings Lynn Town 0, Halstead Town 2; Stowmarket Town 1, Downham Town 4; Woodbridge Town 2, Cornard Utd 5.
Haverhill Borough 3, Braintree Town 4 (Wednesday)
* For a full round-up of results across the area, including match action and previews to the week ahead, see the print edition later this week.