Isle of Wight Football

Islanders love football. With Saturday and Sunday Isle of Wight Football Leagues to follow, make sure you head back to our Sports section to see regular updates during the football season.

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Players needed for two youth teams to complete the 2017/18 season lineup

Rew Valley U15s team

Whilst Rew Valley youth girls' team is flourishing, players are still needed for the Under 12s and Under 15s mixed teams. Unless extra players are found, the two teams may have to fold.

Wednesday, 30th August, 2017 3:15pm

By Jess Cutler

Isle of Wight resident, Charlotte Laidler, selected for GB Flag Football team

European finals - Laidlaw August 2017

Ryde Rotary have been helped with training travel costs for Ryde resident, Charlotte Laidler, who's been selected to join the GB team and compete in the European finals of Flag Football.

Tuesday, 15th August, 2017 4:42pm

By Paul Wilks

Newport Under 14s football team crowned national Champion of Champions

champion of champions winners

Congratulations to Newport Under 14s who were crowned champions of the national tournament at the Grand Finale Champion of Champions event held at The National Football Centre in Burton.

Monday, 10th July, 2017 11:04am

By Graham Snow

Recognition for Newport Under 14s football players

presentation night

It's been a busy time for the players of Newport 14s football team.

Wednesday, 5th July, 2017 7:48am

By Graham Snow

Ryde Saints FC to be awarded prestigious Charter Standard Club of the Year

Ryde Saints win Hants Cup

The club have been invited to collect the award as part of the Hampshire FA Grassroots Football Awards on Saturday 3rd June at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton.

Friday, 2nd June, 2017 5:27pm

By Anthony Wood

Newport Football Club remains at St George’s Park – for now


SCL have allowed the club to remain until the middle of May 2018, securing their status in the Sydenhams Wessex Football League Premier Division.

Tuesday, 11th April, 2017 4:19pm

By Feature Writer with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Police versus IW NHS charity football match

football goal posts

Support the teams who are supporting this good cause.

Monday, 10th April, 2017 11:31am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight women footballers need your support to compete internationally

IW ladies football team

21 Isle of Wight women - aged from 16-36 years - will be competing in the NatWest Island Games this summer in Sweden, but need help with travel costs so they've launched a Crowdfunder Appeal.

Tuesday, 28th March, 2017 10:41am

By Sally Perry

American billionaire looking to buy Portsmouth Football Club

michael eisner

Unexpected news that the former Disney boss is looking to buy Portsmouth Football club broke last week and has sparked great debate within the fan-owned club.

Monday, 27th March, 2017 12:30pm

By Sally Perry

Hampshire Police investigating sexual abuse within the football community

children playing football-

Hampshire Constabulary confirm they are have received a number of calls relating to non-recent child abuse within the football community.

Monday, 5th December, 2016 7:59am

By Sally Perry

Newport FC Chairman reassures fans, staff and players over notice to quit

newport fc

The chairman of Newport Football Club urges fans, staff and players not to panic over news they have been served notice to quit their ground by August 2017.

Friday, 25th November, 2016 5:13pm

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Awards evening celebrates Under 13s football season

u13s trophies

Players for the Newport Under 13s Football Team were recognised for their achievements at a ceremony last weekend.

Tuesday, 31st May, 2016 12:46pm

By Graham Snow