KARIM Gaye scored the only goal of the game as YMCA Newbury beat YMCA United 1-0 to secure the Thames Valley Church League title.

David McDonald was man-of-the-match for the visitors, who are eight points clear of second-placed Tilehurst Albion with only two games remaining.

Greyfriars FC moved up to third after drawing 0-0 at Reading Saints, while a Jacob Potter brace helped Norreys FC shock Barkham Athletic 3-1. Cain Tiller was also on target for the home side.

Mike Haynes, Sherif Karika and man-of-the-match Sean Griffiths got the goals for Bethel United as they beat Wycliffe Wanderers 3-1, Chris Hayman replying for the visitors.

A Dermot Johnson double and goals from Caleb Antwi and Sukh Hunjan gave Wycliffe United a comfortable 4-0 home success against Brookside St Laurence FC.