Saturday was a busy day of local football, with eight local sides playing in the Preliminary Round of the FA Cup. In our featured game, Longlevens were beaten away at Northwood. Elsewhere there were league games for Cheltenham Town, Forest Green Rovers, Gloucester City & Tuffley Rovers as well as full
Cinderford Town's Blaine Waugh has agreed to join Longlevens on a temporary dual registration deal. Waugh, a midfielder by trade, has found himself filling in at right back and will be utilised in that position due to defensive injuries at the Hellenic League club. On Tuesday night Waugh was on the Cinderford
Slimbridge AFC have bolstered their forward line with the signing of strikers Edji Mbunga and Tornado Bello for the 2018/19 season. Bello joins the Southern League club after initially playing a trial match for the club, scoring in a 1-1 draw with Brimscombe & Thrupp. The former St. Austell, Callington Town, St.