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 […]