Welcome to Clifton St Vincent’s website

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in News | No Comments

CLIFTON St Vincent’s Football Club was founded in 1899 and during our 117-year existence has proudly established itself as one of Bristol’s most successful amateur teams.

We are a friendly and progressive club with our teams represented in all four divisions of the Bristol Downs League.

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B Team lose out in All Saints final

Posted by on Apr 30, 2016 in News | No Comments

Clifton St Vincent’s B 1 – 3 Sneyd Park A
MANAGER Will Amos may have been disappointed but was still full of praise for the B Team after they finished 3-1 losers to Sneyd Park A in the All Saints Cup final on the Downs.

His side had the better of the early exchanges and came close to taking the lead when Aitor Cruz threaded a pass through the opposition’s square defence for Christian Cano Inguanzo to reach and shoot narrowly wide.

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First Team finish on a high note

Posted by on Apr 24, 2016 in News | No Comments

Clifton St Vincent’s 3 – 0 Easton Cowboys
Reserves 2 – 5 Jersey Rangers
A Team 3 – 1 Cotham Old Boys
B Team 0 – 0 Retainers Reserves

JOSH Gubb netted another two goals to take his season’s tally to 28 as the First Team rounded off the 2015-16 season with a comfortable 3-0 win over Easton Cowboys to finish third the Downs League’s Division One.

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Ray King is handed a top FA award

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in News | No Comments

CLIFTON St Vincent’s secretary Ray King has received a major Football Association Award in recognition of his 50-years loyal service to the Bristol Downs League club.

The presentation of a framed letter of thanks from the leader of the FA Council in London, an inscribed medal and lapel badge was made by Roy Schafer, the FA’s Gloucestershire representative.

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It’s not all over until the final whistle

Posted by on Apr 16, 2016 in News | No Comments

Clifton St Vincent’s 0 – 1 Ashley
Reserves 4 – 1 Bengal Tigers
A Team 3 – 2 Corinthians
B Team 4 – 3 Retainers Reserves.

THE First Team’s chances of ending the season with a Bristol Downs League Division One medal now hangs by a thread after they crashed to a 1-0 defeat against title favourites Ashley.

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Dropped points opens up title race

Posted by on Apr 9, 2016 in News | No Comments

Clifton St Vincent’s 2 – 2 St Andrews
Reserves 4 – 0 Tebby AFC
A Team 3 – 2 Clifton Rockets Reserves
B Team 2 – 3 Saints Old Boys A

THERE was high fives from Adam Brown after he netted the First Team’s opening goal, but they lost ground in the Downs League championship race when they were held to a 2-2 draw by St Andrews.

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John’s 70-year trip down memory lane

Posted by on Apr 6, 2016 in News | No Comments

CLIFTON St Vincent’s patron John Reid turned the clock back to 1946 after he was handed a specially engraved silver salver in recognition of his 70-years loyal service to the club.

The presentation was made by club president Roger Kirby and attended by secretary Ray King, life members Dave Wood, John Thompson and Vice-president Tony Smedley.

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Josh celebrates his fifth hat-trick

Posted by on Apr 2, 2016 in News | No Comments

Clifton St Vincent’s 3 – 1 Saints Old Boys
Reserves 5 – 2 Saints Old Boys Reserves
A Team 6 – 1 West Town United
B Team 0 – 3 Lion FC Reserves

HOT-SHOT Josh Gubb hammered his fifth hat-trick of the season and at the same time took his goals tally to 26 as the First Team gained a comfortable 3-1 victory over Saints Old Boys.

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Point takes First Team into top spot

Posted by on Mar 20, 2016 in News | No Comments

Clifton St Vincent’s 0 – 0 Torpedo
Reserves 0 – 6 Torpedo Reserves
A Team 1 – 2 Durdham Down Adult School
B Team 0 – 3 Saints Old Boys A

THE First Team took a valuable point from a 0-0 draw with championship contenders Torpedo to leap into top spot in Division One of the Bristol Downs League.

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B Team win shoot-out to reach final

Posted by on Mar 12, 2016 in News | No Comments

Clifton St Vincent’s 5 – 0 Jamaica Bell
Reserves 2 – 2 Retainers
A Team – No game
B Team won 5-4 on penalties after game with Sneyd Park B ended 1-1

ADAM Kershaw, Christan De La Bastide, Jon Stevens, Martyn Stanleigh and Cristian Cano Inguanzo all scored from the penalty spot to send the B Team through to the Downs League’s All Saints Cup final.

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