SOUTH Rangers Athletic moved into the semi finals of The Tony Smith Memorial Trophy with strikes from Ben Ryan, Dean Brown, Danny Allen and Stuart Payne in a comfortable 4-1 win over Stirrup Sports & Social (Billy Newman).

They will meet Corsair FC on Sunday (March10).

A decisive game took place in The Houlihan's Birkenhead Sunday Association Football League Premier Division with second-placed Dock AFC beating Heygarth FC, who are in pole position with Dock AFC taking the honours in a 2-0 win to make it a three way tussle amongst the top three teams that also includes Queens Park FC, it was the Smith & Jones show with Ryan Smith and Mark Jones netting in the 2-0 win,

A Ryan Youds last minute equaliser for Shaftesbury Youth who are heading the Division One Table to share the hours with second placed Bushell Athletic.

It was great result for Lancelyn Glenavon, who have four and five games in hand, as they recorded their ninth maximum points return and not dropped a point yet after they beat Lions FC 5-2 (Mike McKay, OG) thanks to a superb four-goal haul from Ben Glover and a single from Gino King.

Neston Nomads, who are in fourth place and are hopeful of promotion, had a tough encounter at home with Telegraph but managed to earn all three points thanks to strikes from Callum Blondell, Alex Fewtrell and Rob Marrs, replying for Telegraph FC was Liam Jameson in a 3-1 scoreline,

Division two action saw second placed Franklyn FC register a good 4-2 success to stay in the hunt for honours at the end of the season over Wirral FC (Wayne Palethorpe, Tom Byrne).

Upton Town (Tom Bladon and Dan Philips (2)) accounted for CAD Athletic (Luke Wynne (2)).

The only Game in division three saw Woodchurch Rovers move into top spot after a narrow 3-2 win over luckless AFC Tima (Phil Bibby, Stuart Davies).

On the scoresheet for the Woodchurch side were Harry Firkins, John Mearns and a goal of the season with a screamer from Kelvin Phoenix,

The Houlihan's Birkenhead Sunday Football League is now accepting new applications to join for the 2019/2020 season.

Check the League's website for contact details.