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April 2019

Sat 27 Apr, 15:00, League
Reds' season finally draws to a close

Reds' season finally draws to a close

By Paul Armstrong

Despite going down to their heaviest of an incredible twenty-seven defeats this season, this performance didn’t deserve such punishment.

Mon 22 Apr, 15:00, League
Two self inflicted errors consign Reds to another home defeat

Two self inflicted errors consign Reds to another home defeat

By Paul Armstrong

They came from all over the country to watch Reds for what may prove to be the last time at Borough Park ...

Sat 20 Apr, 15:00, League
Reds make valiant fightback after early setback

Reds make valiant fightback after early setback

By Paul Armstrong

After conceding two sloppy goals in the opening eight minutes, Lee Andrews’ side recovered well to make a contest of a fixture that had no bearing on Reds final position yet was very important from a Buxton perspective.

Sat 13 Apr, 15:00, League
Relegation confirmed

Relegation confirmed

By Paul Armstrong

Another sad afternoon at Borough Park with Reds establishing an unwanted club record as this relegation campaign continues to disappoint and frustrate.

Tue 9 Apr, 19:45, League
Two set piece goals seals Shields victory

Two set piece goals seals Shields victory

By Paul Armstrong

This was an improved performance from a much-changed Reds team who acquitted themselves well against title-chasing Shields.

Sat 6 Apr, 15:00, League
Set pieces tree undoing of the Reds

Set pieces tree undoing of the Reds

By Paul Armstrong

Workington slipped to their twenty second league defeat of a depressing season and avoiding relegation to Evo-Stik West is now out of their hands. Premier Division survival will depend on a helping hand from the two clubs immediately above them, Mickleov

Tue 2 Apr, 19:45, League
Home form blues for Reds

Home form blues for Reds

By Paul Armstrong

How damaging this result will be should become evidently clear in the next three weeks, quite possibly before then, but it is the worrying home form in general which has left Reds flirting with relegation all season.

March 2019

Sat 30 Mar, 15:00, League
Dabbers victory maintains their course for a play-off berth

Dabbers victory maintains their course for a play-off berth

By Paul Armstrong

Another woeful performance on home soil, another nail in the relegation coffin and still Reds live to fight another day.

Sat 23 Mar, 15:00, League
Tinnion's magic wand conjures up deserved victory

Tinnion's magic wand conjures up deserved victory

By Paul Armstrong

A sublime hooked volley from Conor Tinnion on the hour earned Reds three vital points in a game they dominated from start to finish.

Tue 5 Mar, 19:45, League
Celtic cruise to victory

Celtic cruise to victory

By Paul Armstrong

An unusually downbeat Lee Andrews questioned his players’ attitude after this tame surrender in West Yorkshire.

Sat 2 Mar, 15:00, League
Five minute spell sinks the Reds

Five minute spell sinks the Reds

By Paul Armstrong

Another game played in atrocious weather so full credit to the players of Hyde United and Workington for attempting to entertain in such testing conditions.

February 2019

Tue 26 Feb, 19:45, League
Defensive errors cost Reds dear

Defensive errors cost Reds dear

By Paul Armstrong

This performance deserved a better outcome against the league leaders ...

Sat 23 Feb, 15:00, League
Near perfect away performance secures victory

Near perfect away performance secures victory

By Paul Armstrong

Unlike at Borough Park, Reds are showing some welcome consistency on the road with two second-half goals at College Road clinching a third successive away win and all by a two goal margin.

Tue 19 Feb, 19:45, League
A miserable night all round

A miserable night all round

By Paul Armstrong

The health risk that is supporting Workington Reds continues to excite and frustrate in unequal measures.

Sat 16 Feb, 15:00, League
Deeney defies the Reds onslaught

Deeney defies the Reds onslaught

By Paul Armstrong

A painful reminder that Reds still have much work to do to pull clear of the relegation zone, losing heavily after dominating 80% of the game.

Sat 9 Feb, 15:00, Friendly
Reds battle to third straight victory

Reds battle to third straight victory

By Paul Armstrong

A goal in each half from Reds veterans, Jason Walker and Garry Thompson, and a good solid defensively display helped achieve a best ever win at Grange Lane.

Sat 2 Feb, 15:00, League
Dominant second half secures deserved victory

Dominant second half secures deserved victory

By Paul Armstrong

Reds put together back-to-back league wins for the first time this season as they emerged thoroughly deserved victors against one of their relegation-threatened rivals.

January 2019

Sat 19 Jan, 15:00, League
Reds cruise to victory

Reds cruise to victory

By Paul Armstrong

Reds cruised to their first win of 2019 and the only disappointment was the failure to improve their negative goal ratio.

Sat 12 Jan, 15:00, League
Reds flatter to deceive

Reds flatter to deceive

By Paul Armstrong

Workington’s relegation worries intensified with another heavy defeat and, on the evidence of this showing, they could be playing Step 4 football next season.

Sat 5 Jan, 15:00, League
Injury and resignation cloud result

Injury and resignation cloud result

By Paul Armstrong

Even by Workington standards, this was a bizarre day leaving directors, players and supporters angry and frustrated by such dramatic circumstance.

Tue 1 Jan, 15:00, League
Reds hit self-destruct button

Reds hit self-destruct button

By Paul Armstrong

Workington have perfected the art of pressing the self-destruct button and did so again, spectacularly it has to be said, to throw away three priceless points.

December 2018

Sat 29 Dec, 15:00, League
Farewell to 2018

Farewell to 2018

By Paul Armstrong

Farewell to 2018 which for Reds and their supporters has been a punishing year we quickly want to forget.

Wed 26 Dec, 15:00, League
Reds secure that elusive victory on the road

Reds secure that elusive victory on the road

By Paul Armstrong

This was the perfect away performance, with Reds obtaining that elusive first win on the road, at the tenth attempt, following a display packed with character.

Sat 22 Dec, 15:00, League
An abundance of cards flourished, but not many festive

An abundance of cards flourished, but not many festive

By Paul Armstrong

Both clubs can expect a stiff letter and a hefty fine from the FA following incredible scenes after the final whistle.

Tue 18 Dec, 19:45, Cup
Rammy's victory marred by serious injury

Rammy's victory marred by serious injury

By Paul Armstrong

At least we had a game of football in this FA Trophy First Round replay, unlike the Borough Park encounter which was more of an endurance test.

Sat 15 Dec, 15:00, Cup
Storm Deirdre comes out on top

Storm Deirdre comes out on top

By Paul Armstrong

The NPL’s last two survivors go into Tuesday’s FA Trophy replay knowing conditions will be considerably better than they were at Borough Park, where Storm Deirdre did her best to turn a game of football into a lottery.

Sat 8 Dec, 15:00, League
Reds left wondering what could have been

Reds left wondering what could have been

By Paul Armstrong

A pulsating game in atrocious conditions was a great advertisement for Evo-Stik Premier Division football but left Reds wondering why they came away pointless, having contributed so much.

Sat 1 Dec, 15:00, League
Powerful second half display secures victory

Powerful second half display secures victory

By Paul Armstrong

Reds’ rehabilitation took another step in the right direction with a first league win for three months, some twelve matches ago.

November 2018

Sat 24 Nov, 15:00, Cup
Hunger and desire earns Reds Trophy victory

Hunger and desire earns Reds Trophy victory

By Paul Armstrong

Management and players are doing their utmost to turnaround the club’s fortunes and a few more performances like this could yet salvage something from this self-inflicted mess.

Sat 17 Nov, 15:00, League
Defensive frailties undo Reds

Defensive frailties undo Reds

By Paul Armstrong

On a beautiful sunny afternoon, the doom and gloom intensified as Reds lost yet another ‘must win’ game.

Tue 13 Nov, 19:45, Cup
A record home win in the Trophy for Reds secures place in next round

A record home win in the Trophy for Reds secures place in next round

By Paul Armstrong

A record home win in the competition ...

Sat 10 Nov, 15:00, Cup
Reds squander two goal lead

Reds squander two goal lead

By Paul Armstrong

First ever FA Trophy goals from Conor Tinnion and skipper Gari Rowntree should have laid the foundation for a comfortable passage into the next round of the competition.

Sat 3 Nov, 15:00, League
Another game of what ifs.

Another game of what ifs.

By Paul Armstrong

Jason Walker wasn’t the only one nursing a headache ...

October 2018

Sat 27 Oct, 15:00, Cup
Reds take first step on their Trophy adventure

Reds take first step on their Trophy adventure

By Paul Armstrong

An unexpected, comfortable victory for Reds, against an out of sorts Scarborough side, dispersed some of the gloom at Borough Park.

Tue 23 Oct, 19:45, League
Troubling times ...

Troubling times ...

By Paul Armstrong

Troubled times at Borough Park with this latest setback extending the winless sequence to eight matches ...

Results
Sat 27 Apr
a
League 5 – 1
L
Tue 23 Apr
a
League 2 – 4
W
Mon 22 Apr
h
First Team Lancaster City
League 0 – 2
L
Sat 20 Apr
a
First Team Buxton
League 3 – 2
L
Sat 13 Apr
h
League 0 – 2
L

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