Exmouth Town’s title bid get’s massive Monday night boost

08:17 29 April 2014

Action between Exmouth Town reserves and North Tawton at Sounthern Road on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exsp 9323-16-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Action between Exmouth Town reserves and North Tawton at Sounthern Road on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exsp 9323-16-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

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Exmouth Town were given a massive boost in their bid to land the South West Peninsula League title without even kicking a ball in anger on Monday night.

That’s because title rivals Parkway lost 1-0 at Bodmin Town.

That result means that, although the Plymotun side remain top of the table, a point better off than the Southern Road men, they do now only have one game in hand.

Adding serious spice to the mix Town entertain parkway this Saturday when Southern Road should see its biggest attendance the season for what many pundits will call a title decider!

Both teams have action before the Saturday showdoqwn. Town travel to Elmore and Parkway host Witheridge with both games being played on Wednesday night.

The table (top eight) after the Monday night games.

P W D L F A GD Pts

Parkway 34 26 2 6 110 31 79 80

Exmouth 35 24 7 4 78 27 51 79

Ivybridge 35 23 5 7 90 50 40 74

Saltash 32 22 4 6 87 30 57 70

Bodmin 34 21 7 6 66 32 34 70

Witheridge 34 21 4 9 77 42 35 67

Godolphin 34 20 6 8 64 43 21 66

Launceston 35 20 4 11 84 58 26 64

Remaining games:

Wednesday, April 30: Elmore versus EXMOUTH TOWN; SALTASH versus Falmouth; PARKWAY versus Witheridge.

Saturday, May 3: EXMOUTH TOWN versus PARKWAY; SALTASH versus Camelford.

Monday, May 5: Ivybridge Town versus EXMOUTH TOWN; Godolphin versus SALTASH.

Wednesday, May 7: Tavistock versus PARKWAY; Newquay versus SALTASH.

Friday, May 9: SALTASH versus PARKWAY.

Monday, May 12: Torpoint versus SALTASH

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