Lichfield City round out the season in a controversial 0-0 draw

Lichfield City rounded off their season in a drab but controversial 0-0 draw away against Highgate United. The game was a dull affair as both sides created chances, but neither could seize on the opportunities they created. Players were sin-binned and Scott Goodby received a bizarre red card. Lichfield had chances early on when a…

Lichfield City lose on penalties in the JW Hunt Cup semi-final

Lichfield City have been knocked out of the JW Hunt semi-final on penalties 4-2 after the game finished 0-0 in normal time. A tough night for Lichfield who feel they had the better chances on the night but it’s Lye who have advanced to the final. Dan Lomas and Max Dixon missed their penalties and…

Lichfield City win comfortably 3-0 in the last home game of the season 

Lichfield City won their final home game of the season 3-0 thanks to a header from Luke Childs, a tap in at the far post from Lichfield’s top goalscorer Jack Edwards and a brilliant free-kick from Sam Fitzgerald. The win for Ivor Green’s men means that a third-place finish is guaranteed, in what has been…

A late James Beeson penalty save preserves Lichfield City’s point in a drab 0-0 draw

By Shaun Webbley Lichfield City were disappointing in a drab 0-0 draw against Lye Town, on a sunny Saturday afternoon. A fantastic James Beeson penalty save in the dying embers of the game saved a point for the away side. On a difficult pitch for both sides, chances were few and far between on a…

A late winning goal by Leighton McMenemy settles an entertaining encounter

Lichfield City were pegged back twice but found a winner late on through a Leighton McMenemy header, in a hectic 3-2 win against Tividale. Goals from Chandler Pegg and Sam Fitzgerald were cancelled out by a Jason Bond wonder-strike and a scrappy goal from Curtis Cocking from a corner, before McMenemy’s late winner decided the…

Back to back wins for Lichfield City as they claim a vital 3-0 win

Lichfield City picked up what could turn out to be a massive three points as an own goal from Hayden Reeves and a brilliant Luke Keen double was the difference in a 3-0 win against AFC Wulfrunians. Despite Dan Lomas’ penalty miss during the second half of the game, the hosts claimed a vital win….

Lichfield City come from behind to win 4-1 against Whitchurch Alport

Lichfield City came from behind to win 4-1 away against Whitchurch Alport. In what were awful conditions due to the rain and strong winds, Lichfield were the better side throughout and earned a deserved victory. A Jack Edwards wonder strike was the pick of the bunch in a tense game. Lichfield were in control of…

City manager Ivor Green reflects on progression in the Staffordshire FA Senior Cup after Chasetown victory

Lichfield City progressed to the quarter-finals of the Staffordshire FA Senior Cup with a 3-0 victory over local side Chasetown FC on Wednesday evening. Goals either side of half-time for top-scorer Jack Edwards gave the hosts breathing space before a close-range header from Max Black secured the victory. Reflecting on the win and progression in…

Lichfield advance to the third round of FA Vase after a 3-0 victory

Lichfield City have advanced through to the third round of the FA Vase after a comfortable 3-0 victory over Highgate United, in a game which brought great goals and indeed a red card, started slowly as the nerves seemed to be getting to both sides. Early on in the game, both sides were guilty of…

Rampant Lichfield City put nine goals past Uttoxeter Town – Match report

Lichfield City put nine goals past Uttoxeter Town at the Trade Tyre Stadium, on a dominant day for City. Lichfield started fast, Max Dixon scored a beautiful goal after 3 minutes when he received the ball on the left of the penalty box. He took a touch and curled a beautiful effort past Uttoxeter goalkeeper…