Bedfordshire League preview: November 15
Premier Division supported by Sportsform action this weekend sees league leaders Renhold United in home action against AFC Kempston Town & Bedford College - still unbeaten on the road this season.
Second place Shefford Town & Campton will be en route to Jubilee Playing Fields to defend their unbeaten league ways against the hosting Wilstead who will be looking for just their second home win of the season.
Over at Oakley Playing Fields third place AFC Oakley M&DH will endeavour to retain their unbeaten home ways when visited by 11th place AFC Turvey who nevertheless will make tracks still unbeaten on the road this season but also without a win from their last nine league outings. Whilst at their own Playing Field headquarters fourth place Marston Shelton Rovers receive a visit from sixth place Sharnbrook who will arrive in search of their fourth consecutive league away win.
Just down the road at Hurst Grove bottom of the table Lidlington United Sports having won their first game of the season last weekend are visited by a Caldecote side who are yet to win on the road this season and at Sharnbrook Upper School eighth place Eastcotts AFC now unbeaten in their last four home outings play hosts to ninth place Ickwell & Old Warden.
Other action comes at Bedford Road Recreation Ground where tenth place Sandy who have yet to win on home soil this season play hosts to fifth place Flitwick Town who have only lost just the once at Shefford Town & Campton on their travels this season and at Weston Park having lost their last two home encounters twelfth place Wootton Blue Cross will look to return to winning ways against the visiting second from bottom of the table Pavenham.
Division One supported by Wests Citroen Bedford action sees league leaders Henlow at their Groveside base defending their unbeaten ways against local rivals Shefford Town & Campton Reserves who won on the road for the first time last weekend. W
hilst second place Elstow Abbey having lost on the road for the first time last weekend make tracks to face eighth place Riseley Sports at Gold Street who are now unbeaten in their last three league outings.
For third place Cranfield United its home Crawley Road action against AFC Kempston Town & Bedford College Reserves, the hosts still 100% on home soil this season whilst the Town travel winners in four out of five of their outings away from Hillgrounds this season.
Over at Fisher Close, fifth place Great Barford will be in home action looking to take their winning ways up to five games against fourth place Sundon Park Rangers and at Grange Road, Bedford SA will be fully expected to collect all three points when they are called upon by bottom of the table Brache Sparta.
Other action comes at Mill Lane, the venue at which tenth place Potton Town winners of their last two home starts host the visiting 11th place AFC Oakley M&DH Reserves who themselves are unbeaten in their last two away outings and in Mowsbury Park, twelfth place Queens Park Crescents seek just their third home win of the season against the visiting sixth place Meltis Albion who will be in search of their first away league win of the season. Whilst for second from bottom of the table AFC Harlington at New Grounds its the search of win number one of the season against the visiting Marabese Ceramics who sit just one place above them in the league standings.
The game of the day in division two takes place at the Warren where fourth place Elstow Abbey Reserves still unbeaten on home soil this season face a visit from the still unbeaten away from home league leaders Westoning. Whilst second place FC Houghton look to extend their winning ways to eight games when at Moore Crescent they receive a visit from second from bottom of the table Marston Shelton Rovers Reserves who will travel in search of their first away point/points of the season.
Over at King George VI Playing Fields third place Clapham Sports go into home action against bottom of the table Wilstead Reserves who are still seeking their first win of the season and at the Hockey Centre, Bedford United take on Wootton Village.
Other action comes at Harvey Close, the venue at which Caldecote Reserves look to end a five game losing run when called upon by Kempston Athletic who are yet to be defeated on the road this season and at their Playing Field headquarters fifth place Stevington still unbeaten on home soil this season are called upon by sixth place Meltis Albion Reserves who travel looking to take their unbeaten away ways up to four games.
In Division Three for league leaders Clifton its the search of home win number five on the bounce when at Whiston Crescent they receive a visit from tenth place White Eagles side who are still 100% on the road this season.
Elsewhere its derby day in Sandy when at The Academy eleventh place hosts Mid Beds Tigers seek their first home win of the season against the visiting second from bottom of the table Sandy Reserves who themselves look to end a run of three consecutive away defeats.Whilst at Harvey Close, bottom of the table Caldecote A face the still 100% away from home and sixth place Atletico Europa.
Other action coming at the Bedford Academy where ninth place FC Serbia play hosts to the still unbeaten fifth place Cranfield United Reserves and at Rectory Road for eighth place Shefford Town & Campton A its a visit from fourth place Dinamo Flitwick who will be looking for their fourth win on the bounce.
The final game is at Greenfield Road, the venue at which third from bottom of the table Westoning U20 look to end a run of four consecutive home defeats when they play hosts to seventh place Lea Sports PSG who travel in search of their third away win on the bounce.