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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on February 12th Due to bad weather Stortford have only played seven  times on this date since the war and only one home game since 1966. A repeat of that result – a 9-1 win at home to Harlow – would be very welcome. Harlow were no push over…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on February 10th The most recent game on this date in 2007 saw an important promotion clash as Blues in fourth place visited Welling United who were in second place. A very important game to both teams and Blues needed something out of the game to stay in…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on February 9th This is the time of year when the weather starts to bite and is the explanation for there only having been 11 fixtures on this date in Blues’ recorded history. Most recently we had a trip to North Wales to play Colwyn Bay in Conference…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on February 3rd The last game on this date was a 2-2 draw with Weston-super-Mare in a league game back in 2007 but you have to go back to 1981 for the most significant game on this date. We had been drawn away to Dagenham who were the…

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New Club Of The Month Award Sponsor

The Southern Football League has confirmed that their Club of the Month Awards will be sponsored by GamblingKingz.co.uk, an independent online gambling news service and industry commentator that seeks to provide concise and accurate information about the online gambling industry to its rapidly expanding readership. Proceeds from the GamblingKingz.co.uk Club of the Month Awards sponsorship…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on February 2nd In 2016 we had a home game against Hemel Hempstead Town which was won 1-0 thanks to a 90th minute Mike Suarez goal. This was our first win and first goal on this date as we previously had an uninspiring 0-0 draw against Stalybridge Celtic…

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Academy game off

Today’s academy match against Boreham Wood has been postponed. There is a small amount of surface water in both goals and with the forecast of very heavy rain (which has just started) from now until mid afternoon, the match referee has called the match off as we have a 13.00 KO.

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on January 4th In 2014 on this date we made the trip to Dover for a Conference South game. We went into the game just outside the play-off positions, but having lost our two holiday games at Chelmsford and at home to Boreham Wood and therefore needing a…

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Cureton signs up with Blues

Blues’ supporters have helped fund the shock signing of former Premier League star Jamie Cureton. The 42-year-old joins from Evo-Stik South rivals Farnborough after the Hampshire side slashed their wage bill, with his wages part-funded by Blues’ Supporters’ Club’s 12th Man Appeal where fans contribute to signing specific players. The mercurial striker made his debut…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues games on December 31st Not so many games on this date as you might expect. Unbelievably the last time it happened – and the only time in the last 25 years – the Conference scheduled us to play away to Weymouth.   Weymouth opened brightly with Brian Dutton having…