Development side in action on Wednesday

Witham Town are the visitors for a Bostik Development League game on Wednesday. Blues have won one and lost the other of their games in the competition, and boss Morgan LaForce is expected to field a mixture of youngsters and first team squad players. Kick-off is 7.45pm, and admission is £5 for adults.

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games   on September 25th We have twice played an FA Cup second round qualifying game on this date in history and the most recent was only in 2010. Apart from being drawn at home this was the worst draw we could have had at such an early stage. Bromley…

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on September 24th   We had a short trip to East Thurrock in 2016 for a Conference South game.   Jermaine Osei twice put Blues ahead at East Thurrock United, but they were forced to settle for a point in their first ever league visit to Rookery Hill….

Home sweet home for Blues – pics added

BISHOP’S STORTFORD 3 CARSHALTON ATHLETIC 1 A STRONG second half saw Blues scores three times to collect their first home victory of the season. It was a well-merited success for the Blues over the Robins despite a missed penalty in the first half,  although they had to endure some anxious moments towards the end settled…

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on September 22nd   There was FA Cup action on this date in 2012 as we travelled to play Enfield Town in an FA Cup second round qualifying match at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium. Skipper Reece Prestedge had a free-kick held by Town keeper Noel Imber and Steve Cawley…

Home draw for young Blues

After being drawn away in five of their six games during their run to the FA Youth Cup second round last season, Blues have received a second straight home draw in this year’s competition. Morgan LaForce’s side will meet Braintree Town at the ProKit (UK) Stadium on Wednesday October 3, kick-off 7.45pm, following this week’s…

Blues to host Robins

Blues’ new caretaker management team of Steve Smith and Jamie Cureton will look to lead their side away from the relegation zone when they host Carshalton Athletic on Saturday, kick-off 3pm. After a poor start to life in the Bostik League following their transfer from the Southern League led to the resignation of boss Adam…

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on September 21st   In 2013 we had an end of summer trip to the seaside to play Eastbourne Borough in a Conference South game on this date.   The tempo of the match was high throughout and both sides made bright starts forcing early corners. The first…

League Cup tie arranged

Following Tuesday’s 2-1 win at Hertford Town has seen them drawn against Tilbury Town in the Velocity (Isthmian) League Cup second round. The tie will take place at the ProKit (UK) Stadium on Tuesday October 9, kick-off 7.45pm, and will give Stortford the chance to gain revenge for the 3-0 loss  against in the FA…

Sotiriou signs up

Blues’ new caretaker management team of Steve Smith and Jamie Cureton’s first signing was to bring Leyton Orient striker Ruel Sotiriou in on a 28-day loan. The youngster made his debut for Stortford in a Velocity Trophy first round tie at Herford Town when he scored the second goal in a 2-1 success. Originally signed…