Dereham Town’s dream start to the season continued on Monday when they were handed a home draw against lower ranked opposition in the second qualifying round of the FA Cup.
Dereham rounded off a promising campaign with an excellent home win - but it wasn’t enough to secure promotion to the top flight of the Norfolk Alliance.
It’s the start of a new era for Dereham Town on Saturday, with Neal Simmons taking charge of a competitive match for the first time - and upwards of half a team poised for their league debuts.
Dereham suffered more frustration as their Norfolk Alliance Division One promotion bid was hit by the weather for the second weekend running.
Dereham’s top of the table clash in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance was cut short by the weather on Saturday while delicately poised.
Dereham recorded their eighth win in nine Norfolk Alliance Division One matches to set up a showdown to savour.
Dereham came through a tough challenge to claim their seventh straight win in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance on Saturday.
Dereham turned another excellent all-round performance on Saturday to record a sixth successive win in Division One of the Cecil Amey Opticians Norfolk Alliance.
Dereham Town have snapped up striker Ashley Jarvis from neighbours Fakenham Town as part of a busy spell of transfer activity.
Saturday’s derby match between Dereham and Mattishall in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance was a real thriller, with the outcome in doubt right up to the very end.
Ryan Fitt shone with both bat and ball as Dereham made it four wins on the trot in Division One of the Norfolk Alliance on Saturday.
Dereham’s revival gathered pace on Saturday when they became the first side this season to topple Norfolk Alliance Division One front-runners Bradfield.
Dereham put a poor start to the season behind them on Saturday as they hammered visitors Norwich A.
Mike Jones will have an important role to play both and off the pitch after stepping back up to the East Anglian Premier League with Great Witchingham.
The draw was made for the semi-finals of the Norfolk Junior Cup last night, with four clubs now just one win away from a potential appearance at Carrow Road.
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