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Bath beat local rivals Gloucester at Kingsholm

Gloucester's James Hook is tackled by Bath's Alafoti Fa'osiliva and Jonathan Joseph. Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Bath have kept up the pressure on Premiership leaders Northampton with a 39-16 win over West Country rivals Gloucester at Kingsholm.

George Ford kicked five first half penalties to make it 15-9 at the turnaround.

A penalty try and a Matt Garvey score put Bath further ahead. Dan Robson immediately reduced the deficit with the hosts' only try of the game, before Garvey went over again in the final minute.

It's Bath's biggest ever league win at Kingsholm.

Full report to follow.

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Defeats for all our League One teams

All three of our League One teams lost 1-0 today.

Top-of-the-table Bristol City have been beaten 1-0 at bottom club Crewe. The only goal of the game was scored in the 74th minute after City had Derrick Williams sent off for two bookable offences.

Swindon Town missed the chance to go top. Michael Smith saw his penalty saved as Mark Cooper's men suffered a shock 1-0 home defeat to Doncaster. The visitors' winner also came from the penalty spot.

Yeovil Town were unable to build on their two straight wins last week. They lost 1-0 at home to second-from-bottom Colchester, who leap-frog the Glovers in the table.

In League Two, Cheltenham Town drew 1-1 with Portsmouth, despite taking the lead through Omari Sterling-James' first half strike.

Last night in the Conference, Forest Green Rovers lost 2-1 at Grimsby, while Bristol Rovers beat Gateshead 3-2 at the Memorial Stadium.

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Yeovil footballers share to Christmas cheer at local hospital

Yeovil Town players may have Manchester United on their mind, but today the team will be visiting the town's hospital.

Manager Gary Johnson and his players will be handing out presents to sick children who will be spending Christmas at the hospital.

The Glovers have been drawn against the Premier League giants in the FA Cup third round. The match is live on television on Sunday January 4th.

Manager Gary Johnson said he was Credit: Clint Hughes/EMPICS Sport

Yeovil Town to play Manchester United in the FA Cup

Yeovil Town will host Manchester United in the third round of the FA Cup.

The Glovers left it very late in their replay against Accrington Stanley last night. They won 2-0 thanks to goals from Simon Gillett and Kieffer Moore in the last ten minutes.

The Somerset club could make up to half a million pounds from the visit of the Premier League giants on Sunday January the 4th.

After the match fans were looking forward to the landmark next round:

Charlotte Dujardin breaks world record

Charlotte Dujardin riding Valegro competes in the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage grand prix Credit: Steve Parsons/PA

Gloucestershire dressage star Charlotte Dujardin broke her own grand prix world record on the London International Horse Show's opening night at Olympia.

The reigning Olympic, World and European champion rode her horse Valegro to take the Reem Acra FEI World Cup grand prix class with a score of 87.460 per cent - beating her previous best of 87.129 per cent, set at the World Cup final in France earlier this year.

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Yeovil Town set up Man Utd clash with eleventh hour win

Last-minute victory for Yeovil Town. Credit: ITV News

Yeovil Town are through to a dream FA Cup third-round tie against Manchester United.

The Glovers left it late to beat Accrington Stanley in tonight's replay. Simon Gillett and Kieffer Moore scored the goals in the last ten minutes.

The Somerset club could make up to half a million pounds from the visit of the Premier League giants.

Manager Gary Johnson cannot wait for the big match on Sunday 4th January:

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