BUCS Reports: Football on Burn FM

Match Report: M1 Football v Northumbria

Birmingham produced an attacking masterclass to comfortably defeat Northumbria 4-1 on a cold afternoon at Metchley 3G. It was Northumbria who emerged victorious the last time the two teams met with Birmingham losing 1-0 away from home in the opening game of the season. However, after a chastening 4-1 defeat last weekend, Northumbria never looked …Read More


Match Report: W1 Football v Northumbria

The University of Birmingham Women’s 1st Football team were beaten at Metchley 3G as late goal heartbreak meant they suffered a 3-2 defeat at the hands of a strong Northumbria 1st side. It was National Girl’s Football Week and both teams put on a terrific showcase showing just why the game deserves recognition. The UoB …Read More


Match Report: W1 Football v Leeds Becket

Two spectacular long shots from Evie led Birmingham to victory against Leeds Beckett on a cold night under floodlights on the Bournbrook pitches. A strong performance from the Women’s 1st ensured that the team came away with all 3 points in a game that Birmingham deservedly won. It was an action packed start to the …Read More


Match Report: M1 Foobtall v Loughborough

The Lions bounced back from defeat at Northampton last weekend to comfortably achieve their first victory of the season against Loughborough.   On paper, Loughborough were expected to win the game on the Metchley 3G on a bitter, windy Wednesday afternoon, however Birmingham ran the game from start to finish.   The Lions started strongly, …Read More


Match Report: W1 Football v Loughborough

A stunning Ellen Martin free kick along with a Caitlin Wilson goal gave Birmingham university women’s football firsts an all-important win against Loughborough University on Wednesday night. A delayed kick off was matched on the pitch by both sides during the opening fifteen minutes, with each side lacking a foot hold in the game, and …Read More


Women’s Football – University of Birmingham 2nds 4-0 Nottingham 2nds

Lionesses secure 2nd place league finish with comfortable victory On Wednesday the Women’s football second team looked to close their fight to finish second place in the Midlands 2A league. After previously winning the conference cup this season a high league placing would add to their strong form this season. They met the University of …Read More


Men’s Football: University of Birmingham 1s 3-4 University of Chichester 1s

A damp afternoon on Metchley 3G saw Birmingham host Chichester in what would prove to be a surprisingly protracted and hard-fought affair. This high-stakes BUCS Championship cup tie would see the winner progress to a favourable quarter final against Hartpury. From the first whistle, Chichester’s game plan was clear. Although Birmingham created a couple of …Read More