New club making progress

The brand new Eastwood Community Football Club is to host an open training session on Saturday, July 26.

It takes place from 10am-12noon and is for players interested in joining the ECFC senior men’s team.

Those players who would like to attend are asked to register their interest via email or text in the first instance, at or 07415 338164.

Meanwhile, Eastwood CFC took part in a ‘trial match’ at Kimberley MW on Saturday, giving Tony Clarke and the coaching staff the chance to look at a handful of potential signings, and won the match 3-2.

Tonight (Friday), the pre-season matches continue when ECFC face West Bridgford at Regatta Way. The match has a 7.30pm kick off and will feature eight players from Saturday’s game, plus another eight trialists.

There will be more on the new club’s progress so far in next week’s