Saltire Thistle Claim Top Spot

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The 2016/2017 season came to a dramatic climax as 3 teams were in the running for top spot in division 1, Birmingham Romans and Saltire all sat on 9 points with the victor and goal difference all coming into play. However an emphatic victory saw Saltire crowned champions on the last day with a 5-0 thumping of Blaze. In division 2 the Wildecats needed to not lose to take top spot, and they did so with a 2-0 victory over Cardiff on the last day. 2nd spot was claimed by Nottingham by virtue of 1 goal scored extra than Mersey.

In the cup final Romans played Saltire in what proved to be a clash of the top 2 teams in the league, a fitting end to a successful season for both clubs. It was Romans on the day however that had too much for the Saltire who battled until the very end. A 3-0 victory saw Romans crowned GFSN cup winners of 2016.