Acle go top of league

Acle United took over the Premier Division leadership with a 3-1 home win over Watton.Among the other early pace-setters, Beccles - now in second spot - had their tasty-looking home clash with fourth-placed North Walsham postponed because of pitch conditions.

Acle United took over the Premier Division leadership with a 3-1 home win over Watton.

Among the other early pace-setters, Beccles - now in second spot - had their tasty-looking home clash with fourth-placed North Walsham postponed because of pitch conditions. On target for Acle were Ben Morgan, James Foreman and Nathan Thompson, with Kevin Bloomfield replaying.

Acle are top with 15 points from seven games, followed by Blofield 14 from seven, Beccles 13 from five and North Walsham 13 from six.

Tomorrow (Saturday), Acle are in Norfolk Senior Cup third round action (2.30pm) at home to Ridgeons League First Division Diss Town, who are third in their section.