FA Cup exemption for Blues

While Blues will have to wait to find out who they play in the Emirates FA Cup, they have been informed by the Football Association that they will be exempt until the first qualifying round, which is scheduled for the weekend of 8/9th September. *Due to the restructuring of The FA National League System which…


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on July 22nd   Probably the strongest opponents we faced on this date were when we played West Ham United at Rhodes Avenue in 1989. New manager Lou Macari brought a team including, Liam Brady, Paul Ince and Alan Devonshire.   Blues played well in the first half,…

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Sudbury game cancelled

With Southend United bringing a side to the ProKit UK Stadium on Wednesday July 25, the scheduled game at AFC Sudbury the previous night has been cancelled.

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Southend to visit the ProKit

There is an addition to Blues’ pre-season fixture list, with Southend United expected to bring a strong side to the ProKit UK Stadium on Wednesday July 25, kick-off 7.45pm. With their game against Leyton Orient rescheduled, the Shrimpers should prove tough opponents for Adam Flint’s new-look side. A decent performance from Blues couldn’t prevent a…


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on July 5 2016 saw the earliest ever start to a Blues season hence there being only one Friendly game on this date as we started on a Tuesday night at Barkingside.   Scott Shulton marked his return to the Blues with a goal as Gordon Boateng’s team…


Looking forward to the Bostik – 2

Finally, we continue with the look at Blues’ opponents as we return to the Isthmian League after a 14 year break. Corinthian-Casuals 2017/18 -5th Bostik South 87 pts/46 games – won play-offs. It may have been 14 years since we last played in the Isthmian League, but it’s been over three times as long since…


Thank you from the Board

The Directors of Bishop’s Stortford FC would like to offer their thanks to all those that gave up their time yestoday performing a number of vital task around the ProKit UK Stadium getting the ground and facilities in good order for the start of the season. Vice Chairman John Turner said he was delighted with…


Blast from the past

Andrew Bubien continues his look back at BSFC handbooks from the 60s and 70s with a peek at the 1970/1 edition. At the end of the 1969/70 season Blues won the Athenian League Premier Division title and the handbook for the following season covered this fine achievement. George Wilson, the club President, once again wrote…


Magic at the ProKit

It’s time for another evening of magic and fun as the Magicians at Half Moon Magicians are back to entertain you. Your compere for the night, Martin Cox, has invited two popular performers, Alex Joseph and Richard Graham back amuse and bemuse you in the Bishop’s Stortford Football Club, Dunmow Road, Bishop’s Stortford CM23 5RG…


Help the Blues

Calling all  volunteers,  the club have a  number of jobs that need doing before our ground inspection on the 6th July and our first game on the 21st July. Jobs include : 1 – Jet wash the stand (we have an industrial jet wash available) 2 – General weed removal within the ground (not pitch…