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Latest from Lye Town F.C

BONFIRE & FIREWORKS 5th NOVEMBER

We will be holding our usual bonfire night event on Saturday 5th November. Gates open 7pm. Fire Lit 7.30pm. Fireworks about 8pm Disc...
Read full story - added on 26/Oct/11

Sporting Khalsa 1 - 1 Lye Town F.C

A match we started positively, taking the lead after only 10 minutes from a very well worked move. It was a fairly open game and although...
Read more about this result - added on 11/Dec/11

Next Fixture: Darlaston Town (H) League, Thu 1 Mar 2012.

Biggest Victory: 5 - 1 vs. Wolverhampton United (A) (23/Jul/11)

Current Top Scorer: Chris Poyntz, 8 goals

Current Best Player: Brett McGilligan - 7.07/10 from 14 games

Most Player of the Matches: Lee Dimmock - 2

Goal of the Season: Chris Poyntz - vs Wellington (A) (23/Aug/11)

Current league form:

11/1211/511/129/1025/1022/10
D 1-1D 0-0L 0-5W 3-2L 1-3D 2-2

Current league position:

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15. Lye Town 194782843-1519

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Club Details

Lye Town Football Club play in the West Midlands Regional Premier League. They are one of the longest established clubs in the West Midlands region.

Founded in 1930 they quickly found favour with the local cricket club and were allowed the southern half of the Sports Ground on Stourbridge Road to set-up their goalposts. The following year Lye Town joined the Worcester Combination and remained there for 8 years until the outbreak of the war.

On the re-start of football in 1946 following the war, Lye Town joined the Central Amateur League for one season before moving to the Birmingham + District League in 1947/48. The league changed its name in 1962 to its present name West Midlands Regional League, and Lye Town F.C has been in the top flight of the league since joining.

From 1976-1981, Lye Town were runners-up in four out of five seasons, twice on goal average. The League Cup was won in 1975/76 beating Dudley Town 1-0 in the final. Lye Town have also been finalists on 5 other occasions. The team have enjoyed good exploits in the F.A Trophy and more recently in the F.A Vase, and were finalists in the Worcestershire Senior Urn in 2003.

In 1997/98 season, Lye Town achieved their only Championship as well as League Cup finalists. However, they were refused promotion to the Alliance, due to not meeting ground regulations. Runners-up Stourport Swifts were promoted in their place.

2010/11 season saw Lye Town first team win the Birmingham County FA Midweek Floodlit Cup and their youth team win the Midland Floodlit Youth League Central Division

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Contact Information

WebmasterBrian Blakemore-
Social ClubLye Town FC01384 422672

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