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Saturday, 12 May 2012 12:25

Another Football Success

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Another Football Success

 

The Old Salesians (Battersea) Football Club has ended the season at the top of Division 1 of the Southern Amateur League. They clinched their position with a 2-0 win over Old Owens on May 7th.

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The Past Pupils won 14 and drew one of their 20 league matches this season, leading their nearest rivals, Old Wilsonians, by five points. They last headed Division 1 in 2004.

Patrick Morrissey, Former National President /Chairman of the Football Club, proudly and rightfully declared: "Having won the Amateur Football Alliance Senior Cup last season, and now the Southern Amateur League top Division

Championship; it is arguable that Old Salesians FC are currently one of the strongest club sides in English amateur football."

You can read a fuller report, with several action photographs, on the website of the Southern Amateur League. You can also download a report by John Ward.

[Note: Southern Amateur League link is no longer in use]

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