Colney derby postponed

Spencer Clarke-Mardel is fouled by Josh Humbert in the December 13 derby game.

Spencer Clarke-Mardel is fouled by Josh Humbert in the December 13 derby game. - Credit: Archant

London Colney will have to wait to avenge their 1-0 loss to Colney Heath earlier in the season after tonight’s derby was cancelled due to the wet weather.

Courtney Lawrence wheels away after scoring the winner in the Colney derby on December 13.

Courtney Lawrence wheels away after scoring the winner in the Colney derby on December 13. - Credit: Archant

The Magpies’ Recreation Ground pitch failed a 2.45pm pitch inspection. A new date is yet to be announced.

Courtney Lawrence settled the first meeting of the teams in the SSML Premier Division on December 13.

While postponing a derby is an obvious disappointment, it’s been an excellent week for both teams in the SSML Premier Division. Colney Heath beat Tring Athletic 1-0 while London Colney were 3-0 victors over Hadley.