Match Reports

Match Report: Paget Rangers 3-2 Nuneaton Griff

The Bears Complete the Double Over Struggling Nuneaton Side

Paget Rangers returned from another break to overcome relegation threatened Nuneaton Griff with 3-2 win. The Bears started strongly, and John Flanagan could’ve put the hosts in front within the second minute but his effort was just wide. Despite a strong start for the Wee Gers, they found themselves a goal down after the seventh minute, when a through ball from Matt Rawlins found Charlie Morris who fired home. Calls for offside fell on death ears, and as VAR hasn’t…

Match Report: Paget Rangers 1-3 Littleton

New look Littleton side grab vital three points at the Bears' expense

Paget Rangers succumbed to a new look Littleton side, as a brace from Daniel Holloway and a goal from Cameron Walker were enough to give the visitors all three points. Littleton had the first chance to take the lead when a Conal Dowling clearance landed at the feet of Jade Ferron, whose weak long shot didn’t trouble the Bears’ number one. Moments later Ferron forced Dowling to make a good save to keep the score goalless. Minutes later Fraiser Doyle…

Match Report: Heath Hayes 0-6 Paget Rangers

Rampant Bears Dominate On The Road

Paget Rangers returned to winning ways in style with a six-nil demolition of Heath Hayes at their Coppice Colliery ground. The Bears attacked from the off with an obvious intent to make up for recent disappointing results and created the first chance of the game fell to Paget in the 3rd minute as Ross Dempster saw his shot blocked and Michael Wright fired narrowly wide. Paget then gave away a free kick on the edge of the box and a…

Match Report: Paget Rangers 0-3 Leicester Road

Bears Beaten By High Flyers

Paget Rangers hopes of qualifying for next season’s FA Cup suffered another huge blow as the Bears fell to their fourth successive league defeat at the hands of high-flying Leicester Road. Paget started the match on the front foot and could have taken the lead inside the first 2 minutes, Leicester Road skipper Callum Earls blocking Ross Dempster’s goal bound effort. Leicester Road then took control and went ahead on 3 minutes after a lovely, flowing move – Dom Brennan…

Match Report: Paget Rangers 0-3 Coventry Copsewood

Poor Display Adds To Disappointing Defeat

Paget Rangers produced their most disappointing display of the season on Saturday losing to struggling Coventry Copsewood by three goals to nil at Coles Lane. The Bears never got going and fell behind in the 24th minute when Sean Kavanagh made no mistake to slot the ball home. The first half closed out with little in terms of attacking quality from either side and the Bears were fortunate to go into the break only the one goal behind. Shortly into…

Match Report: Paget Rangers 2-3 Heather St. John’s

League Leaders Escape With Three Points From Coles Lane

Paget Rangers were edged out by league leaders Heather St. John’s in a pulsating encounter at Coles Lane on Saturday. The first chance of the game fell to the visitors when a long throw from Tom Weale was flicked on by Daniel Douglas to Dean Rathbone, whose close range effort was blocked. Paget soon responded and Fraser Doyle was allowed space to fire an effort narrowly over the crossbar. Heather tried to assert themselves on the game and took the…

Match Report: Cadbury Athletic 0-1 Paget Rangers

Dempster Penalty Seals Points At The Death

Paget Rangers produced one of their best performances of the season to come away from high-flying Cadbury Athletic’s, Triplex Ground, with the three points and a clean sheet on Saturday. The game started in frenetic fashion with both Cadbury’s keeper, Stuart Parsons, and Paget stopper, Conal Dowling in inspired form. First Cadbury’s attacked down the left putting stand-in Paget right back Jem Mills under pressure, Mills however was equal to Alport’s probing runs and set up a superb counter attack…

Match Report: Paget Rangers 1-4 Racing Club Warwick

Boxing Day blues for the Bears

Paget Rangers were left with Boxing Day blues as Racing Club Warwick recorded a 4-1 victory at the Central Ground on Coles Lane. It could have been predicted that Paget were in for a tough afternoon when Luke Holmes conceded a silly free-kick, in the second minute, instead of passing the ball back. Conal Dowling did well to tip Daniel Bartle’s effort over the bar. Minutes later a defensive scramble saw Kory Burke given a golden opportunity at the near…

Match Report: Uttoxeter Town 1-3 Paget Rangers

Early Christmas present for Paget in Staffordshire.

The travelling Paget Rangers faithful were given an early Christmas present as the Bears ran out 3-1 winners away to Uttoxeter Town, on the Saturday before Christmas. Early pressure, in the opening minutes, from Uttoxeter signalled a tough game for the visitors but it was Ross Dempster who looked like scoring first, however the Paget striker was disposed in the hosts’ area just in the nick of time. Minutes later Kory Burke made a good run into the box, but…

Match Report:- Nuneaton Griff 0-4 Paget Rangers

100 Wins Not Out For Jason Lanns

Paget Rangers secured their 100th competitive win under manager Jason Lanns in a comfortable victory over Midland Football League 1st Division strugglers Nuneaton Griff. On a day which will be remembered for the atrocious weather conditions, it was Paget who secured the three points after a three goal blitz during a seven minute spell in the first half saw off a gritty Nuneaton Griff side. The match opened in a fairly even fashion as both teams struggled to come to…