PARFC Match Reports

Matt Shepherd of Plymouth Albion goes over to score the winning try during the National Division 1 match between Plymouth Albion v Birmingham Moseley at the Brickfields Recreation Ground, on April 14th 2018, Plymouth, Devon, UK. PHOTO: Cameron Geran/PPAUK

Plymouth Albion 28 Birmingham Moseley 24

In a strong return to form, Plymouth Albion were able to edge their way past Birmingham Moseley in a thrilling 28-24 National League One victory at Brickfields. The game was a close fought affair for all 80 minutes, with a last gasp try from Matthew Shepherd putting Albion ahead with the last play of the […]

Plymouth Albion player Dan Pullinger goes over for a try during the Rugby Union National League 1 match between Hull Ionians and Plymouth Albion at Brantingham Park, Brough  on April 7th - PHOTO: Steve Bond/PPAUK

Hull Ionians 33 Plymouth Albion 14

By Tim March at Brantingham Park Plymouth Albion head coach Kieran Hallett felt his team were mentally “already on holiday” as they slipped to fifth in the National One table following a 33-14 defeat at relegation-threatened Hull Ionians. The defeat meant Albion lost their second away match in succession and were second best throughout at […]

Luke Flack of Plymouth Albion on the break during the National Division 1 match between Plymouth Albion v Coventry at the Brickfields Recreation Ground, on March 24th 2018, Plymouth, Devon, UK. PHOTO: Cameron Geran/PPAUK

Plymouth Albion 21 Coventry 24

Plymouth Albion’s reign over the ‘fortress Brickfields’ came to a crushing end Saturday, as the side lost to National League One’s newly crowned champions, Coventry. Albion completed the entirety of 2017, and first three months of this year, undefeated at home, an impressive run of form which could only be broken by the league’s best […]

Matt Shepherd of Plymouth Albion on the break during the National Division 1 match between Plymouth Albion v BishopÕs Stortford at the Brickfields Recreation Ground, on March 17th 2018, Plymouth, Devon, UK. PHOTO: Cameron Geran/PPAUK

Plymouth Albion 17 Bishop’s Stortford 10

Robert Tunley at Brickfields Plymouth Albion thawed their way through a freezing National League One game against Bishop’s Stortford, to remain unbeaten at home on the season. Through challenging conditions, which conjured up bad memories from the so-called beast from the east, Albion were able to squeak through against a side placed four spots below […]

Matt Shepherd of Plymouth Albion breaks for the line during the National Division 1 match between Ampthill v Plymouth Albion at Dillingham Park, Ampthill, Bedfordshire on March 10th 2018, UK. PHOTO: Cameron Geran/PPAUK

Ampthill & District 33 Plymouth Albion 28

By Tim March at Dillingham Park Plymouth Albion were once again unable to reach their best away from home, going down 33-28 at Ampthill & District in National League One. Head coach Kieran Hallett had to admit afterwards that his team probably did not deserve to shade a really close contest. He said: “I think […]

Plymouth Albion celebrate Tom Hendrickson of Plymouth Albion try to gives them the win during the National Division 1 match between Birmingham Moseley v Plymouth Albion at Billesley Common, Birmingham, Midlands on February 24th 2018, UK. PHOTO: Cameron Geran/PPAUK

Birmingham Moseley 16 v Plymouth Albion 20

By Tim March at Billesley Common Albion win in dramatic fashion with two tries from Tom Hendrickson to gain victory in the last five minutes. Albion head coach Kieran Hallett, full of optimism after the game, said: “If we get our mind-set right we can achieve anything we want. “It is an unbelievable result for […]

Matt Crosscombe of Plymouth Albion dives for the line during the National Division 1 match between Plymouth Albion v Darlington Mowden Park at the Brickfields Recreation Ground, on February 17th 2018, Plymouth, Devon, UK. PHOTO: Cameron Geran/PPAUK

Plymouth Albion 34 Darlington Mowden Park 19

Plymouth Albion put to bed their poor away form to reign triumphant over second placed Darlington Mowden Park, in a crucial clash of National League One forces, Saturday at Brickfields. Fresh off yet another away loss, Head Coach, Kieran Hallett, couldn’t help but be overjoyed at his sides win, he said: “I think that performance […]

Jack Owlett of Plymouth Albion breaks for the line during the National Division 1 match between Plymouth Albion v Old Elthamians at the College Meadow, on February 10th 2018, Eltham, London, UK. PHOTO: Cameron Geran/PPAUK

Old Elthamians 16 Plymouth Albion 12

Plymouth Albion struggled to recreate their home form away from Brickfields as they lost to newly promoted Old Elthamians 16-12. Head coach Kieran Hallett said his team had “the effort and the endeavour without the result.” Old Elthamians was always going be a tough fixture. The two teams drew 17-17 when they met at Brickfields […]