Tipton St John still have half their Macron League season left to complete!

PUBLISHED: 08:38 16 March 2018

Tipton St John at home to Otterton. Ref shsp 09 18TI 8222. Picture: Terry Ife

Tipton St John at home to Otterton. Ref shsp 09 18TI 8222. Picture: Terry Ife

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Tipton St John will be looking to get back into Macron League Division Three action tomorrow (Saturday) when they are due to host Priory (3pm).

However, the concern must be, with all the rain that fell in midweek, that the Tipton pitch may once again be unfit for action.

Tipton have played just five games since November 18 - a period of four months - and still have half of their Macron League Division Three programme still to play in what remains of the league season!

Add to that the fact they are still in the Bill Slee Cup - they have a quarter-final tie at Crediton United on Wednesday, March 28 (7.30pm) - and already the Tipton players are set to face a busy final eight weeks of the season. They can ill afford any more postponements!

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