1st Team Home Kit 2017/18 Sponsor


Reserves Home Kit 2017/18 Sponsor


Upcoming Fixtures

Tue 24 Apr 2018

kirkley&pakefield       club_badgefix

Kirkley & Pakefield v Long Melford (7.45pm) Thurlow Nunn Prem


Sat 28 Apr 2018

stowbadge       club_badgefix

Stowmarket Town v Long Melford (3pm) Thurlow Nunn Prem


Sat 28 Apr 2018

club_badgefix       FELIXSTOWE & WALTON

Long Melford Res v Felixstowe Res (3pm) TN Res League


Tue 01 May 2018

hadleigh       club_badge

Hadleigh Utd v Long Melford (7.45pm) Thurlow Nunn Prem


Sat 05 May 2018

club_badgefix       fakenhamtown2018

Long Melford v Fakenham T (3pm) Thurlow Nunn Prem

Matchday Programme 2017/18 Sponsor


Match Report v Felixstowe

Felixstowe & Walton Utd 3 - 0 Long Melford

Thurlow Nunn Premier - Saturday 09 December - Att: 274

PICTURED: Steve Chisholm made his first appearance of the season.

Melford gave a good account of themselves today and were unlucky to concede an own goal and miss a penalty. 

But overall the experience and ability of leaders Felixstowe shone through and at the moment they are cruising to the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division title.

With the Waugh brothers, Ashley Sloots and Josh Collins all unavailable, it was a new look Melford defence that started today's match. 

In came Steve Chisholm (pictured) for his first start of the season, partnering in central defence Jake Jackson, who was returning from University. Ben Judge switched to left back which meant Dan Smith at right back was the only player from last weekend's back four to stay in the same position.

Melford started brightly, enjoying some early pressure and forced a corner and several long throws into the box.

Felixstowe took a little while to get going but they were ahead in the 14th minute. A shot from Stuart Boardley forced Melford keeper Darren Moyes into a great save, but in the ensuing melee JOE FRANCIS was there to tuck the ball in from close range.

After the goal it was mostly Felixstowe on the attack and Darren Moyes had to make good saves from Kye Ruel, Sam Ford and Scott Chaplin, while Dan Davis headed into the side netting.

Melford's best effort of the half came from Will Wingfield, who hit a sweet strike which only narrowly cleared the crossbar.

Early in the second half Felixstowe doubled their lead when Ethan Clarke and Scott Chaplin combined well and the latter's ball into the box was turned into the net by a Melford defender.

It was soon 3-0 when a Melford attack broke down and Felixstowe countered in excellent fashion, a fine move finished off by KYE RUEL.

After 65 minutes Melford were awarded a penalty when Hassan Ally on a trademark run was brought down in the box for the umpteenth time this season.

Will Wingfield's spot kick was saved by Felixstowe keeper Danny Crump, from the rebound Melford had three bites at the cherry but couldn't find a way past Crump. 

Frustrating for Melford but if there's ever a good time to miss a penalty, this was it, rather than a close match where a miss would prove costly.

Melford kept plugging away in the final 20 minutes and created a few chances. Steve Adams headed wide and Lewis Haughton, who impressed on debut after coming off the bench, fired narrowly over the bar.

With six regulars unavailable Melford did well to hold their own for long spells of the game. 

However, ultimately Felixstowe were too good and their record of 23 wins in 25 league matches shows what a strong side they are. AC

MELFORD: Darren Moyes, Dan Smith, Ben Judge, Elliot Walker, Steve Chisholm, Jake Jackson, Hassan Ally, Scott Sloots, Steve Adams, Nathan Rowe, Will Wingfield

Subs (all used): Lewis Haughton, Andrew Fisher, Louis Donovan-Perry

Melford M.O.M: Ben Judge

1st Team Away Kit 2017/18 Sponsor


Reserves Away Kit 2017/18 Sponsor


Latest News

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Awards Night


Sun 22 Apr 2018

Supporters Club


Sat 21 Apr 2018

Reserves Report


Wed 18 Apr 2018

Supporters Award


Wed 18 Apr 2018

Coggeshall Report


Sun 15 Apr 2018

Yarmouth Report


Wed 11 Apr 2018

Next Season


Wed 11 Apr 2018

Race Night


Tue 10 Apr 2018

Josh Shepherd


Sun 08 Apr 2018

Thetford Report


Sat 31 Mar 2018

Today's Report


Sun 25 Mar 2018

Ely City Report


Official Club Website 2017/18 Sponsor