Lincs League preview


Top plays third in the Sills and Betteridge Lincolnshire League on Saturday with leaders Skegness Town hosting neighbours Skegness United at Burgh Road.

With local rivalry adding extra spice, this is arguably the game of the day with all 12 teams in action.

The only other league fixture is at Cleethorpes AKP, who host Wyberton from the Boston area.

The final Supplementary Cup ties will be played to decide who qualifies for the quarter-finals.

In Group A Market Rasen Town are favourites to join Cleethorpes AKP in the last eight when they entertain Louth Town Reserves at Rase Park.

Horncastle Town and Nettleham have a battle for the runners-up spot in Group B, while all three sides in Group C can still qualify as Hykeham Town and Ruston Sports prepare to cross swords in the group’s final match.

CGB Humbertherm and Sleaford Town Reserves go into their final match between each other, knowing they have already qualified. Sleaford will need to win convincingly to pip the Therm for top spot in the group.

Fixtures: Cleethorpes AKP v Wyberton; Skegness Town v Skegness United.

Supplementary Cup: Group A Market Rasen Town v Louth Town Reserves; Group B Horncastle Town v Nettleham; Group C Ruston Sports v Hykeham Town; Sleaford Town Reserves v CGB Humbertherm.