31 Results for author: Matt Allman

Piranhas Victory Marred by Hurty Finger and Britto Post Match Disappearance

Slough 3’s  1 Banbury Piranhas 3 One of this seasons youngest Piranhas sides traveled down to play a Slough side sitting third in the table. Although the team were buoyant with a victory in their last match, the lads knew that this would be a tough game especially with Bull Dozer Bailey (one of the few seniors in the side) left stranded in Towcester ... More

Piranhas Blister Bicester

MBBO Div 7 Bicester III v Banbury Piranhas Bicester 1 Banbury 5 The heat was on for this proverbial relegation  6 pointer as the Piranhas visited Chris Paige’s (aka the Scythe) Bicester III’s. The Piranhas started very well moving the ball quickly and scored with their first attack following a nice move and reverse stick flick by Lee Allen. ... More

Narrow loss by Piranhas against N&T

Newbury and Thatcham 4’s - 1 Banbury Piranhas – 0        This week the Piranhas were against top of the table Newbury & Thatcham 4’s who had scored 26 goals in their last two games so Banbury knew they were in for a tough match. The Piranhas fielded a slightly changed formation ensuring strength down the middle knowing Newbury and Thatcham ... More

Dynamic Duo grab points for Piranhas

Banbury Piranhas - 2 Bicester 3’s - 0 The Piranhas side certainly had a different feel about it this week as 5 of the regular Piranhas along with Captain Allman had been sent to West Hampstead to play for Banbury 3's. Please don’t confuse West Hampstead with Coventry as the “lended” Piranha players certainly enjoyed the match and their time at the ... More

Veteran Ralph kicks starts Piranha Victory

Banbury Piranhas - 3 Newbury & Thatcham 5’s - 1 This week saw the Piranhas facing Newbury & Thatcham 5’s. The opposition were relatively unknown to the Piranhas as they were newly promoted into MBBO 7 last year along with their 4th team as well. The Piranhas were fielding a contrasting mix of young and old with most of the team either ... More

Piranhas fought hard but could not seal victory at Oxford

Oxford 7’s - 0  Banbury Piranhas - 0 (more…) More

Matt Allman running Birmingham 1/2 Marathon 15th October for CALM Charity

On the 15th October I will be running the Birmingham Half Marathon along with Victoria Allman - Thomas Allman and Leigh Warren in memory of Mike Ayckbourn a very close personal friend of the family who was tragically taken away from us on the 12th August at the age of 45. This charity was specially selected by Mikes family to raise awareness and help ... More

Piranhas bag first season win against Eastcote

Eascote 5’s - 0            Banbury Piranhas - 1 The 2017 / 2018 Banbury Piranhas fixtures start off with 3 away games this year, with the trip to Eascote this Saturday, part 2 of the 3. If truth be told last week’s first league match against Marlow wasn’t the Piranhas finest hour with the team struggling to find structure and looking ... More

Piranhas one win off Safety

Banbury Piranhas - 3 Gerrards Cross 3’s - 1 Saturdays match was another must win against relegation rivals Gerrard’s Cross. Despite the regulation last minute team changes, the Piranhas had secured a strong squad of 12. Clarky did his best to reduce the numbers by one after testing out Westy’s new glove with a misdirected shot during the warm up, ... More

Piranhas win by Royal Appointment

Windsor 2's -  1 Banbury Piranhas 2 The Piranhas journey down to Windsor was certainly eventful. Firstly, the travelling convoy had to play their own Banbury version of “Where's Wally” now known as “Where's Jamal”. Using only a postcode, the other travelling players, had to locate the Piranhas centre forward somewhere from within a 100 Metre ... More