Welsh Premier/non-League round-up

Welsh Premier League

WELSH PREMIER LEAGUE

Aberystwyth 0-4 Bala Town (Sat): Lee Hunt and Marc Connolly both scored twice as league leaders Bala Town continued their fine start to the season with a comfortable win at Park Avenue. Aberystwyth were reduced to ten men when substitute Michael Howard was sent off on 49 minutes for foul and abusive language.

Bangor City 4-1 Afan Lido (Sat): Bangor claimed their second home win of the season thanks to goals from Alan Bull, Les Davies, Chris Jones and Kyle Wilson. Jonathan Hood replied for the visitors.

Port Talbot 3-1 Newtown (Sat): Two second half goals from Martin Rose helped Port Talbot to all three points against Newtown. Kevin Davies put the visitors ahead before Cortez Belle equalised.

Prestatyn Town 6-1 Carmarthen (Sat): Prestatyn Town hit Carmarthen for six thanks to goals from Dave Hayes, Ross Stephens, Neil Gibson (2), Steve Rogers and Chris Davies. Jack Christopher replied for Carmarthen.

Llanelli 0-1 The New Saints (Sat): New Zealand International Greg Draper scored his first league goal for New Saints at Stebonheath.

Neath 3-0 Airbus UK (Sun): A Craig Hughes double moved Neath back into second place as they cruised to a comfortable win over Airbus.

The striker scored twice, either side of Paul Fowler's goal, in the first-half as Neath kept the pressure on leaders Bala.

BLUE SQUARE BET NORTH

Droylsden 2-1 Colwyn Bay (Sat):

FA CUP PRELIMINARY ROUND

Merthyr Town 1-0 Longwell Green Sports (Sat): Merthyr progressed to the next stage of the FA Cup thanks to a first half goal from Marcus Griffiths.